Labor

                
  • Yale workers struggle continues

    Yale workers struggle continues

    May 7, 2003 By Art Perlo

    As workers at Yale University continue their quest for union recognition and fair contracts, support for their cause continues to grow.

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  • Teamsters beat anti-union campaign

    Teamsters beat anti-union campaign

    May 7, 2003

    CLEVELAND – In a powerful display of unity, union salt miners have twice in three weeks beaten back an effort, led by the head of David Duke’s local white supremacist organization, to decertify the Teamsters at...

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  • Day of action in support of Cintas workers

    Day of action in support of Cintas workers

    May 7, 2003

    NEW YORK – As part of a National Day of Action in support of 17,000 Cintas laundry workers, members of the Union of Needletrades, Industrial and Textile Employees (UNITE), with support from Service Employees (SEIU) Local...

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  • Labor slams Oakland police

    Labor slams Oakland police

    May 7, 2003

    OAKLAND, Calif. – Accusing the Oakland Police Department of acting as “private security guards for multi-national corporations,” delegates to the Alameda County Central Labor Council (CLC) unanimously condemned the April 7 police attack on anti-war demonstrators...

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  • Oakland to probe police brutality

    Oakland to probe police brutality

    May 7, 2003

    OAKLAND, Calif. – After an outraged cross section of Oakland residents took to the streets on April 26 to protest and then made their case at an emotionally charged hearing, the Oakland City Council voted 7-1...

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