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USA Connecticut More than 2,000 Connecticut group home workers prepared to strike beginning May 21 2021-05-08 [Hartford Courant]

USA Washington Pierce County executive vetoes hazard pay for grocery workers 2021-05-08 [KUOW]

USA New York Cuomo Enacts Law Setting Standards For Private Firms on COVID Controls 2021-05-08 [The Chief]

Germany German Solidarity with Pennzoil Place Janitors in Texas 2021-05-08 [UNI]

USA 500 US faith leaders call on BAT to end workers’ rights abuses on tobacco farms 2021-05-08 [IUF]

USA California California RN's mark Nurse's Week by urging state legislators to pass bills to protect nurses and public health 2021-05-08 [National Nurses United]

USA House Panel Advances Legislation to Expand VA Medical Employee Bargaining Rights 2021-05-08 [Gov Exec]

USA Pennsylvania Proposed legislation would provide airport workers with health benefits 2021-05-07 [Philadelphia Tribune]

USA Asian American health workers fight virus and racist attacks 2021-05-07 [ABC]

USA The American left needs to use hardball tactics to win worker protections 2021-05-07 [AlterNet]

USA New York Wage theft a top issue in final legislative stretch 2021-05-07 [City and State NY]

USA The Real Economic Story: 734,000 Jobs Not Created In April, Stop Blaming Workers 2021-05-07 [Forbes]

USA The Postmaster General’s New Attack on the Mail is a Fig Leaf for Privatization 2021-05-07 [Labor Notes]

USA New Jersey NJDOL: Pandemic Relief to Garden State Workers Nears $28 Billion 2021-05-07 [Insider NJ]

USA National Nurses Week 2021 highlights strength of healthcare workers in pandemic year 2021-05-07 [KING5]

USA Death on the Job: The Toll of Neglect, 2021 2021-05-07 [AFL-CIO]

USA AFL-CIO Releases Annual Workplace Safety Report, Focused on COVID-19 For more info 2021-05-07 [HR Law Watch]

USA Tech service workers are essential. They want to be treated like it 2021-05-07 [Protocol]

USA ‘We’re not bringing you the virus’: Asian-American medical workers’ battle with Covid-19 and racism 2021-05-07 [South China Morning Post]

USA Vanishing workers are the latest economic worry 2021-05-07 [CNN]

USA Fear of Losing Health Insurance Keeps 1 in 6 U.S. Workers in Their Jobs 2021-05-07 [USNews]

USA Nebraska Nebraska advances virus protections for meatpacking workers 2021-05-07 [NBC]

USA Pennsylvania A new bill would raise wages and require health benefits for workers at Philadelphia International Airport 2021-05-07 [Philadelphia Inquirer]

USA Arizona Just 3 Democrats stand in the way of the PRO Act coming to the Senate floor for a vote 2021-05-07 [In These Times]

USA Virginia Protest by cake: Special deliveries to Sen. Mark R. Warner urge him to back the Pro Act 2021-05-07 [WaPo]

USA New Norwegian carrier appears eager to avoid Norwegian Air's labor missteps 2021-05-07 [Travel Weekly]

USA California Angela Davis Speaks Out On May Day 2021 In San Francisco For more info 2021-05-06 [LVP]

USA Solidarity Center Board Gains Three Dynamic Labor Leaders For more info 2021-05-05 [Solidarity Center]

USA New York Public institutions often have ties to state-run prison labor companies. Students at one university system are trying to challenge that 2021-05-05 [Inside Higher Ed]

USA Massachusetts Mass workers rally on May Day 2021-05-05 [Dig Boston]

USA North Carolina ‘Duke Works Because We Do’: Duke Graduate Students Union calls on Duke to provide more support amid pandemic 2021-05-05 [The Chronicle]

USA New AFL-CIO report shows 275 U.S. workers killed daily 2021-05-04 [AFL-CIO]

USA Registered nurses honor National nurses week with lobby days for federal legislation to protect patients and nurses 2021-05-04 [National Nurses United]

USA Macy's workers win battle over mobile app purchases 2021-05-03 [Retail Dive]

USA Customers Like Retail Workers Dressed More Formally—And Masked Up 2021-05-03 [Forbes]

USA The US union that took on Jeff Bezos in Alabama 2021-05-03 [Le Monde Diplomatique]

USA New York How We Turned Bargaining Around at Law360 2021-05-03 [Labour Notes]

USA California On May Day 2021 ILWU Backs Chilean Dockers In San Francisco! Solidarity Has No Borders For more info 2021-05-03 [LVP]

USA L’UAW souhaite une révision des incitations fiscales pour les véhicules électriques afin d’exiger une assemblée américaine 2021-05-02 [Marseille News]

USA California AFL CIO Executive Vice President Tefere Gebre Speaks At San Francisco May Day Rally For more info 2021-05-02 [LVP]

USA ILWU statement in solidarity with dockworkers in Montreal 2021-05-02 [ILWU]

USA California Teamsters statement on Appeals Court decision affirming AB5 applies to California truck drivers 2021-05-02 [International Brotherhood of Teamsters]

USA Maine By huge 57% margin, RN's at Maine's largest hospital vote to form first ever union with Maine State Nurse's Association/NNU 2021-05-02 [National Nurses United]

USA Trumka: Congress should heed President Biden's call for action 2021-05-02 [AFL-CIO]

USA The 14 Best Labor Movies to Watch on International Workers’ Day 2021-05-01 [Observer]

USA Massachusetts Healey appeals for wage theft bill’s passage 2021-05-01 [Boston Herald]

USA U.S. Labor Secretary supports classifying gig workers as employees 2021-05-01 [Reuters]

Canada This May Day Even the Designation ‘Workers’ is Under Threat 2021-05-01 [The Bullet / Labour Committee SP]

USA Illinois A facelift at 40 for a beloved mural of Chicago Jewish life 2021-05-01 [Forward]

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