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.
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.
Warehouse workers vowed to walk off the job this week if retaliation at a Walmart-contracted warehouse does not end.
Battles over collective bargaining rights for state and local government workers sharply boosted overall labor enthusiasm and turnout in those two states this year.
We have seen and heard many, many tragic stories since the impact of Sandy - the base line for future storms.
Fresh off of a consequential U.S. election, union leaders started planning future legislative priorities for the labor movement.
"We're not fighting for any extra - just to keep what we have."
Today in 1892, the New Orleans general strike, which was comprised of both black and white workers, began.
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.