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Casino workers in Las Vegas continue weekly picketing 2018-07-21 [The Times-Union]

Station Casinos must negotiate with union, labor board says 2018-07-20 [The Sun-Journal]

Las Vegas union demands protection against automation 2018-07-12 [Heartland Institute]

Pilots for Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air authorize strike 2018-07-10 [Las Vegas Rev-Jrnl]

Union workers picket in Las Vegas, worried about pay, security and robots taking their jobs 2018-07-08 [LATimes]

Union workers picket in Vegas, worried about pay, security and robots taking their jobs 2018-07-07 [HM Media]

Union workers reach tentative labor deal with Plaza hotel 2018-07-03 [Lexington Herald-Leader]

NV unions show how organized labor can flourish even after an adverse Supreme Court ruling 2018-06-29 [AP]

Unions Prove That Organized Labor Can Flourish After Facing Adversity 2018-06-29 [US News and World Report]

Caesars Entertainment union workers to vote on new contract 2018-06-14 [Las Vegas Rev-Jrnl]

War between NV teachers unions spills over into Democratic gubernatorial primary 2018-06-10 [Intercept]

Casino Workers in Las Vegas Are In All Readiness to Go For Strike As They Revolt Against Automation 2018-06-06 [Tech World Herald]

Union still in negotiations with independent Las Vegas casino resorts 2018-06-05 [Las Vegas NOW]

MGM, Culinary Union Reach 5-Year Deal as Vegas Avoids Strike 2018-06-05 [The Street]

Caesars Windsor Hotel and Casino, shut down during labor dispute, reaches agreement with union 2018-06-04 [ABC]

Las Vegas strike threat: union reaches tentative deal with MGM Resorts 2018-06-04 [Guardian]

Caesars Windsor workers to vote again Monday on ending strike 2018-06-04 [Detroit Free Press]

Caesars Workers Threatening Strike in Las Vegas Reach Deal 2018-06-03 [NBC]

Robots cannot beat us: Las Vegas casino workers prep for strike over automation 2018-06-03 [Guardian]

Vegas casinos face threat of 1st worker strike in 3 decades 2018-06-01 [Yahoo!]

Union reaches tentative deal with Caesars 2018-06-01 [CNBC]

50,000 Las Vegas workers set to strike, demand protection from robots 2018-06-01 [Digital Trends]

Vegas casinos face threat of 1st worker strike in 3 decades 2018-06-01 [Daily Mail]

Why 50,000 Las Vegas Workers Are on the Verge of Striking 2018-06-01 [In These Times]

Las Vegas casino workers prepare for 'citywide strike' after contracts expire 2018-06-01 [NBC News]

50,000 Las Vegas Workers Are Ready to Go on Strike Over Fears of Robots Taking Their Jobs 2018-06-01 [Gizmodo]

Vegas Strike Update: Negotiations Continue as Deadline Looms 2018-05-31 [Travel Agent Central]

Las Vegas: What happens here should not stay here 2018-05-30 [ETN]

Las Vegas unions vote yes on strike 2018-05-27 [Honolulu Star Advertiser]

Las Vegas strike could have far-reaching effect 2018-05-24 [Herald]

Tens of thousands of union workers in Las Vegas casinos vote to strike 2018-05-23 [SFGate]

Las Vegas casino workers vote to authorize strike 2018-05-23 [NBC]

Las Vegas casino workers to vote whether to go on strike 2018-05-22 [Las Vegas Review-Journal]

Scholars: Vote to strike by Culinary Union doesn’t mean stoppage is imminent 2018-05-21 [Las Vegas Sun]

Las Vegas Union Representing 50,000 Resort Workers Threatens Strike, Walkout Would Cripple City 2018-05-11 [Casino.org]

Las Vegas casino workers to hold Citywide Strike Vote on May 22 2018-05-10 [IDStateJrnl]

Arbitrator sides with Clark County teachers over back pay 2018-05-01 [Las Vagas Rev-Jrnl]

The Palms casino hotel off Las Vegas Strip votes to unionize 2018-04-30 [Merced Sun-Star]

Teachers union launches digital ad attacking conservative Democrat Sisolak 2018-04-23 [Rev Jrnl]

Audio shows labor unions taking bigger roles in fight over energy ballot question 2018-03-25 [NV Independent]

Parking Valets at Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Win Strong Teamster Contract 2018-02-19 [Teamsters]

Culinary on Wynn, Kihuen and the contract push for worker safety 2018-02-06 [NBC]

Housekeepers to Ask Las Vegas Hotels for Panic Buttons 2018-01-29 [OHS]

Housekeepers to ask Las Vegas hotels for panic buttons amid #MeToo movement 2018-01-26 [CBS]

Maids to ask Las Vegas hotels for panic buttons 2018-01-25 [The National Post]

Labor Board Files Complaint Against Brookfield Asset Management-Owned Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Alleging Labor Law Violations 2018-01-19 [The Business Wire]

Dispute involving Las Vegas Strip safety posts gets ugly 2018-01-15 [The Review-Journal]

Construction workers at Monte Carlo say they haven't been paid in 3 weeks 2018-01-06 [KTNV]

Mechanics at Las Vegas-based Allegiant petition to unionize 2017-12-17 [Las Vegas Rev-Jrnl]

Benefits threatened in Clark County, state teachers unions feud 2017-11-29 [Las Vegas Rev-Jrnl]

This month in labour history

4-07-1840 Tenants in upstate New York issue a 'Declaration of Independence', beginning a five-year Anti-Rent War [more]

5-07-1934 Two strikers are killed fighting police, scabs, and the National Guard during the San Francisco longshoremen's strike [more]

6-07-1892 Striking workers defeat and force the surrender of Pinkerton agents during the Homestead Strike in Pennsylvania [more]

8-07-1966 The largest strike in aviation history begins, shutting down 60 per cent of the US airline industry for six weeks [more]

10-07-1902 112 miners die in an explosion in the Rolling Mill Mine in Pennsylvania [more]

12-07-1933 The Screen Actors Guild holds its first meeting. Among those attending: future horror movie star and union activist, Boris Karloff. [more]

15-07-1959 Half a million steelworkers across the country strike for a pay increase in their new contract [more]

16-07-1934 The San Francisco Labor Council calls a city-wide general strike in support of longshoremen, which succeeds in winning most of the workers' main demands after four days. [more]

18-07-1969 African American hopsital workers in South Carolina win union recognition after a 113-day strike [more]

20-07-1899 Newsboys in New York go on strike against press giants Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst [more]

21-07-1877 The government attempts to violently suppress the great railroad strike in Pennsylvania [more]

22-07-1916 A bomb was is set off during a parade in San Francisco, killing 10 and injuring 40. Labour organizer Tom Mooney,and Warren Billings, a shoe worker, were convicted of the crime, but both were pardoned 23 years later [more]

25-07-1907 Trotskyist labor organizer and leader of the 1934 Minneapolis teamsters' strike Farrell Dobbs is born [more]

26-07-1877 Thirty workers are killed in the Battle of Halsted Street Viaduct during the railroad strike in Chicago. [more]

29-07-1970 The United Farm Workers sign their first collective bargaining agreement with California grape growers [more]

30-07-1975 Teamsters leader Jimmy Hoffa disappears from a parking lot in Oakland County and is never seen again [more]