Originally known as"German Day," the holiday was celebrated for the first time in Philadelphia in 1883.
While the U.S. Supreme Court's worker rulings apply nationwide, they rejects most cases brought to them; that leaves worker rights in the hands of the appeals court judges.
The organization that led the drive to force organized labor to oppose the Iraq War, is calling on unionists to back the proposed agreement that curbs Iran's nuclear development program.
Trumka released a statement in response to Gov. Walker's upcoming announcement that he is running for president of the U.S.
Keep up the good work by thanking those in Congress who stood with working families on trade by voting no on both parts of the Fast Track bill.
Attendees will rally to defend the right to vote and to support a restoration of the Voting Rights Act.
"The voices of everyone working to ensure future trade deals safeguard workers and the environment have been heard."
We're flooding our representatives' phones today asking them to vote "No" on all trade bills.
Sara McMann researched and found that 86 percent of women fighters in the UFC could be negatively impacted by the deal with Reebok.
The city's labor movement came together to nominate James Kenney as the Philly Democrats' mayoral candidate this November.