Teachers, steelworkers, electricians, firefighters and other union members, their families and supporters, rallied here on the Southeast Side to defend teachers and union rights.
Air Canada is the world's ninth largest passenger airline and was an independent government-owned enterprise until its privatization in the 1980s.
Hear about Stand Up for Ohio's work, and get ready for Aug. 20 festival to bring back awesome to the Buckeye State.
"Our challenge is to build a movement that restores the American Dream," said Communications Workers of America President Larry Cohen.
Carolyn Wade didn't go looking for a fight, but she's in the middle of a big one: some call it a war on workers.
The 3.2-million-member National Education Association has endorsed President Obama's 2012 re-election campaign.
The drive to repeal SB 5, the union-busting law that strips collective bargaining rights from public workers in Ohio, culminated in a massive "People's Parade" to deliver petitions with nearly 1.3 million signatures.
On June 13, the bus drivers of AFSCME Local 3001, who drive the Arlington County, Va., buses, made the declaration that they have had enough.
The third big front in the right-wing Republican-business state-by-state war on workers, in Missouri, ended when the state legislature adjourned in May.
Thousands of state workers are expected for a question and answer session about the tentative agreement hammered out by their unions.