American union members joined workers from the French union federationto demonstrate against Molex Inc in Lisle, Ill. Video included.
Two weeks before the G-20 summit opens in Pittsburgh to discuss the global economic crisis, labor journalists from across the country will be in the Steel City to document what’s really going on with workers without the hype.
CHICAGO -- Thousands of union members, their families and supporters marched in solidarity with Unite Here's Congress Hotel workers on the sixth anniversary of the strike, June 15. Gov. Pat Quinn and city aldermen were among the rally speakers.
On May 11, hundreds of steelworkers rallied in Merrillville, Ind., demanding that manufacturing jobs be maintained in America. Lonnie Randolf, Indiana state representative and Tom Conway, United Steelworkers vice president speaking:
AFL-CIO Secretary Treasurer Richard Trumka speaks at the Steelworkers convention in early July about racism and the 2008 elections.