The AFL-CIO will strongly push its economic agenda, emphasizing job creation and raising workers' incomes, starting with a "wage summit" in January in D.C.
The long-running war over Michigan's controversial, Republican-engineered "Right to Work" (for less) laws is headed to court.
Members of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 757 in Portland, Ore., ratified a new union contract at the area transit agency, TriMet.
In response to the New York Times story today, Walmart workers are again calling for full-time hours and better scheduling.
On this day in 1919 Victor Berger, the first socialist elected to the U.S. Congress was denied his seat.
This day in history, the Miamis signed a treaty with the United States in 1838 ceding practically all of its lands south of the Wabash River in Indiana.
"The fact of the matter is that people are disillusioned by endless political bickering and eyed these elections with great dispirit."
The case involves the SEIU's attempt to organize contingent faculty at Pacific Lutheran University.
We're not asking for much, just enough to live our lives. And guys like Scott Walker, Rick Scott, and Mitch McConnell think we don't deserve it.
Labor must launch a massive education campaign about the value of unions, to counter right wing propaganda and to forestall deepening nationwide cynicism.