Labor News

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-stopemploymentdisc530x300.jpg

Workers tell Los Angeles: Stop job discrimination!

LA Black workers and anti wage theft activists have joined forces to demand that the city take action on Black workers' economic plight.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-fcf36963-3fee-43e4-83f1-adecb909458c.jpg

2015 ends with five percent jobless rate, claims of new jobs in December

While the economy added jobs, the workers barely added to their paychecks.

 

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-speakers520x300.jpg

COP 21: Unions sow the seeds of labor to yield green jobs

Labor leaders presented real plans and logical solutions for creating clean jobs that sustain the labor movement and reduce or eliminate harm to the environment.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-unfair400x520.jpg

Workers and their union, SEIU, fight for housing at "pop-up" Thanksgiving

It was to shine a light on how working families are affected negatively by the high cost of living in the city and the lack of livable wages.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-unnamed51.jpg

NYC union pension systems to invest $150m in affordable city housing

Union labor will build the housing in an economically targeted investment program in all five boroughs.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-gebre531x300.jpg

AFL-CIO's veep: With others unions can change the nation

"The union movement should join with others who are saying 'instead of building more prisons, we should be creating more jobs and offering more job training.'"

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-cworkers520x325.jpg

Job fatalities rise in construction, oil, and gas

"Far too many people are still killed on the job -- 13 workers every day taken from their families tragically and unnecessarily."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-unnamed47.jpg

At Legislative Conference, jobs for all is the priority

The workshop on full employment at the 45th Annual Legislative Conference of the CBCF was the most important one of all.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-reinstate.jpg

Reinstate all Walmart workers!

Walmart suddenly closed five stores giving its employees only a few hours notice and laying off an estimated 2,200 workers.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-weareone520x2.jpg

Pride at Work protests gay group's endorsement of Walmart

"A  war on worker rights to come together and fight for a voice on the job is being waged by corporations that HRC asks the LGBT community to celebrate."

1 2 3 4 542