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USA West Virginia Thousands of public workers anticipated to attend statewide rally in Charleston 2018-02-17 [Register-Herald]

USA Pennsylvania Jess King becomes the 2nd congressional candidate nationalwide whose campaign workers have unionized 2018-02-17 [Intercept]

USA California 4 construction workers hurt in LA elevator shaft fall 2018-02-17 [FOX]

USA Tax cut scoreboard: Workers $6 billion; Shareholders $171 billion 2018-02-17 [CNN]

USA Should employers keep testing workers for pot? 2018-02-17 [CBS]

USA California Mercy Medical Center workers want contract before big hospital merger 2018-02-17 [Redding]

USA Michigan Detroit Workers Join Nationwide Protests to Fight for Higher Wages 2018-02-17 [MI Chronicle]

USA Illinois Local unions plan talk on Supreme Court's pending ruling on fair-share fees 2018-02-17 [News-Gazette]

USA New York New Contract Approved, Carpenters’ Union Drops Suit Against NYC 2018-02-17 [NYTimes]

Canada Amazon Is a 21st-Century Digital Chain Gang 2018-02-16 [The Bullet | Marshall Auerback]

USA Illinois Grassroots Democratic Congressional Challenger Pledges to Fight Trump Republicans War on Working Class 2018-02-16 [Daily Telescope]

USA How to halt the slow death of labor: Success of a Minnesota teachers union shows the way forward for a beleaguered movement 2018-02-16 [New Republic]

USA Campaign Workers Union Pushes Democrats to Practice What They Preach 2018-02-16 [Mother Jones]

USA New York At Wendt, workers learn the first union contract can be a long time coming 2018-02-16 [Buffalo News]

USA Massachusetts State OKs labor union for faculty and staff at South Hadley charter school; staff at 2 Roxbury charters approve unionization 2018-02-16 [Mass Live]

USA Washington State Democratic lawmakers push labor union-friendly bills while Republicans cry foul play 2018-02-16 [Bainbridge Island Review]

USA Book Review: The Politics of Immigration 2018-02-16 [Labor Notes]

USA California Advocates for single-payer health care play the long game 2018-02-16 [Enterprise]

USA Massachusetts Harvard Students, Workers Protest Termination of Former Univ. Employee 2018-02-16 [Harvard Crimson]

USA California Arrest of campus worker demonstrates violent relationship of labor contract with Univ CA 2018-02-16 [Daily Cal]

USA California Long Beach Looks to Tackle Port Driver Misclassification Issue At Next City Council Meeting 2018-02-16 [Long Beach Post]

USA Ohio GOP Lawmakers Advance Bill That Would Overhaul Workers Compensation 2018-02-16 [WVXU]

USA Washington Hanford radioactive contamination grows: 6 workers, 2 offices, 36 vehicles 2018-02-16 [Yakima Herald]

USA Congress failed to fix tax woes for gig workers 2018-02-16 [Conversation]

USA Advocates demand Labor Department allow workers to keep their tips 2018-02-16 [Amsterdam News]

USA Connecticut Wesleyan: USLAC Demands Fair Construction at Open Facilities Forum 2018-02-16 [Wesleyan Argus]

USA Oregon Burgerville Workers Union Calls For Boycott of All Stores 2018-02-16 [Bridge]

USA Wisconsin Public employees are fewer, paid less in WI than most U.S. states 2018-02-16 [WI Watchdog]

USA Michigan Steelworkers protesting for fair contracts, saying ‘We need to feed our families’ 2018-02-16 [FOX]

France SLAPP - Apple sues ATTAC 2018-02-16 [La Liberation]

USA California Food Service Workers at Airbnb Have Unionized 2018-02-16 [Gizmodo]

USA Massachusetts Teachers at two charter schools move to join Boston union 2018-02-15 [Boston Herald]

USA California The War On The EPA & The Scientists With Lynda Deschambault Former EPA Scientist For more info 2018-02-15 [LVP]

USA Ohio Akron teachers' union protests over district's refusal to remove students who assault staff 2018-02-14 [WCPN]

Canada Ontario Fragmentation in Toronto’s Hotel Sector 2018-02-14 [The Bullet | Steven Tufts]

USA Ohio Strike underway outside Dana plant on Jeep Parkway 2018-02-14 [13ABC]

USA Webinars for organising on 28 April in English and Spanish 2018-02-14 [Hazards magazine]

USA What working people want to see in Trumps infrastructure plan 2018-02-14 [AFL-CIO]

USA Michigan Low income workers march in Detroit for $15 minimum wage 2018-02-13 [WXYZ]

USA Amazon is laying off hundreds of workers as it adds aggressively elsewhere 2018-02-13 [Chicago Tribune]

USA Barnes & Noble Is Laying Off Workers Amid Declining Sales 2018-02-13 [Fortune]

USA Hawaii In an era of #MeToo, hotel workers union eyes panic buttons for housekeepers 2018-02-13 [Hawaii News]

USA Tim Kaine slams Trump attempts to make it easier to fire federal employees 2018-02-13 [The Hill]

USA In 1968, Memphis sanitation workers went on strike. In 2018, their fight continues 2018-02-13 [Vox]

USA Sign here! Tell the Supreme Court to protect working people's right to organize! 2018-02-13 [AFL-CIO]

USA Pennsylvania Pittsburgh Teachers’ Union Votes To Authorize Strike 2018-02-13 [CBS]

USA Pennsylvania Deans at Penn State graduate schools have emailed students urging them to vote against a union 2018-02-13 [Daily Pennsylvanian]

USA Workers seek $15 wage, union rights in protests in many cities 2018-02-13 [USAToday]

USA Taking the Wheel: A New Generation Is Driving the Future of the Labor Movement 2018-02-13 [AFL-CIO]

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