"We are going to stand our ground," Zhang Liya, a founding member of the workers' network, told the Chinese labor paper.
"Working people are an unstoppable force when we stick together," said AFL-CIO President Trumka.
"Racism and the exclusion, persecution, and marginalization that come with it, affect the enabling environment for the exercise of association and assembly rights."
The request for a new rule came from National Nurses United; RNs have been prime victims of workplace violence.
Throughout its 100-year history, the AFT has been at the juncture of key social, economic and civil rights movements.
"I have seen firsthand over the decades the erosion of the middle class in my hometown of Bridgeport, as the income gap has widened more deeply here than almost anywhere else."
"The platform advocates such profound changes to the terms of government employment that it would bring to end the merit-based, apolitical civil service system."
The man who declares he'll "Make America great again!" refuses to make low-paid workers at the casino great.
The ruling by the National Labor Relations Board means that employers can no longer use temps as a union avoidance tactic.
The full NLRB itself ruled last year the banned button did not break labor law.