November

Bakery Workers say Hostess lies, CEO threatens closure

Faced with a threat by Hostess' CEO to close the bankrupt company and liquidate it, the Bakery Workers are denouncing his "lies" and hanging tough.

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Hostess tries to break strike by shutting 3 bakeries

Hostess Brands Inc., in an attempt to break a strike by its bakers, has announced what it calls the permanent closure of three of its bakeries.

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California warehouse workers announce second strike

Warehouse workers vowed to walk off the job this week if retaliation at a Walmart-contracted warehouse does not end.

AFSCME reports earlier Wisconsin, Ohio battles sharply boosted 2012 turnout

Battles over collective bargaining rights for state and local government workers sharply boosted overall labor enthusiasm and turnout in those two states this year.

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Time to leave the coastlines

We have seen and heard many, many tragic stories since the impact of Sandy - the base line for future storms.

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Union leaders map post-election plans

Fresh off of a consequential U.S. election, union leaders started planning future legislative priorities for the labor movement.

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Supermarket workers forced to strike

"We're not fighting for any extra - just to keep what we have."

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Today in Labor History: General strike in New Orleans

Today in 1892, the New Orleans general strike, which was comprised of both black and white workers, began.

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Unions say the vote reflected a changing America

Union members scored a big victory Nov. 6 by re-electing president Obama. Equally big for them, however, was the success of pro-worker Democrats.

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