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USA Michael Hiltzik: Elon Musk Wants the Courts to Destroy NLRB [Diane Ravitch] For more info 24-02-2024

USA The number of striking U.S. workers more than doubled in 2023 [Axios] 15-02-2024

USA Corporate Crooks Got Caught Stealing Workers’ Wages [TNR] For more info 12-02-2024

USA Important win for agricultural workers as FLOC signs collective agreement [IUF] 09-02-2024

USA ‘We want everybody walking out’: UAW chief outlines mass strike for May 2028 [Guardian] 24-01-2024

USA California Thousands Of CA State Univ Workers Launch Massive Strike [Huff Post] 23-01-2024

USA Biden Administration Rolls Out New Worker Protections [CWA] 19-01-2024

USA Tesla is raising factory worker pay as auto union tries to organize its electric vehicle plants [The National Post] 13-01-2024

USA Wall Street closed with a listless Friday after reports showed workers are getting bigger raises and that key parts of the economy still don’t look like they’re overheating [Daily Progress] 07-01-2024

USA Indiana 1500 UAW Members at Allison Transmission in Indianapolis Gear Up for First Major US Strike of 2024 [UAW] 03-01-2024


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California CA State U student workers vote to unionize, creating largest such union in U.S. 2024-02-24 [CBS]

Michael Hiltzik: Elon Musk Wants the Courts to Destroy NLRB For more info 2024-02-24 [Diane Ravitch]

Florida Immokalee farmworkers created America’s strongest workplace heat rules For more info 2024-02-24 [Wash Post]

Georgia Former Georgia election workers awarded $148M in civil suit against Giuliani 2024-02-23 [USAToday]

Saudi Arabia Amazon to pay $1.9 million to migrant contract workers to settle claims of human rights abuses 2024-02-23 [CNBC]

Teamsters giving $45K to both Republican and Democratic convention funds 2024-02-23 [CNN]

USA 'Calling a foul on corporate greed' | MLS ref labour union picketing amid lockout as 2024 season begins 2024-02-22 [WFAA]

Texas Huelga en Texas en Molson Coors 2024-02-22 [UITA]

Texas Grève au Texas chez Molson Coors 2024-02-22 [UITA]

Texas Strike in Texas at Molson Coors 2024-02-22 [IUF]

VIDEO California Stripped For Parts & The Destruction Of The Newspaper Industry with Rick Goldsmith For more info 2024-02-22 [LVPP]

VIDEO California On Fire! Waymo off The Streets Of San Francisco & California-Safety & Worker Rights First For more info 2024-02-21 [LVP]

VIDEO California On Fire! Waymo off The Streets Of San Francisco & California-Safety & Worker Rights First For more info 2024-02-21 [LVP]

Oregon Streak of union wins at Legacy 2024-02-20 [Northwest Labor Press]

Hamilton Nolan believes the labor movement can save our democracy 2024-02-20 [Matter]

Florida Here's the state of Florida's public employee unions 2024-02-20 [WLRN]

Middle East AFL-CIO condemns Hamas attacks, calls for cease-fire 2024-02-20 [Northwest Labor Press]

Oregon Northwest Workers Justice Project recognizes union 2024-02-20 [Northwest Labor Press]

Oregon Bike mechanics get union contract 2024-02-20 [Northwest Labor Press]

To avoid bankruptcy, ILWU pays $20.5 million to replace a shipper’s lost profits 2024-02-20 [North West Labor Press]

New York REI SoHo workers unionized in 2022, but still don’t have a contract. This play tells their story 2024-02-20 [Fast Company]

Florida FIU professors strengthen their labor union after 'shock to the system' from state purge 2024-02-20 [WLRN]

21 Starbucks Stores Plan To Form Unions In 1-Day Blitz 2024-02-20 [HuffPost]

West Virginia House bill: Workers could retaliate against physical attacks in workplace without fear of firing 2024-02-20 [MetroNews]

Tell the White House to stop the raid on postal workers’ pensions For more info 2024-02-19 [AFL-CIO]

Ohio Union leaders accuse Lake County school board of defying court order to pay more than $1 million in back pay to teachers 2024-02-19 [WKYC-TV]

VIDEO California SF City Worker Rally Against Outsourcing, Union Busting At SF General Hospital-Time For A General Strike For more info 2024-02-19 [LVP]

Coalition of Immokalee Workers has the nation's best workplace heat rules, and it's saving lives 2024-02-18 [Washington Post]

Washington Strikes and a Boycott Win a Better Deal from Macy’s 2024-02-18 [Labour Notes]

Union-backing shareholder asks Starbucks to disclose 'anti-union spending,' approaches SEC 2024-02-18 [Saltwire]

Alabama IAFF bolsters organizing and collective bargaining opportunities 2024-02-18 [IAFF]

Fueled by loss, Linda Reinstein wages war on asbestos 2024-02-18 [IAFF]

California Disneyland characters and parade cast members announce plans to unionize 2024-02-18 [KTLA5]

The Labor Movement includes nonprofit workers, too 2024-02-17 [Teen Vogue]

New York Contract faculty wrest neutrality from New York University 2024-02-17 [Labor Notes]

Michigan Right-to-Work repeal: What workers, businesses need to know 2024-02-17 [BRIDGE Michigan]

Wisconsin Corn Milling Company Officials Sentenced to Federal Prison for Their Role in Deadly Explosion that Killed Five Workers 2024-02-17 [Office of Public Affairs / DOJ]

Trump wants to fire thousands of government workers. Liberals are preparing to fight back if he wins 2024-02-17 [LATimes]

Starbucks’s union-busting may cost it $240 million 2024-02-17 [Fast Co.]

Kentucky Auto Workers Threaten to Strike Again at Ford's Huge KY Truck Plant in Local Contract Dispute 2024-02-17 [USNews]

Michigan Marathon Petroleum's Detroit refinery workers authorize strike, union says 2024-02-17 [Reuters]

Number Of Striking U.S. Workers More Than Doubled In 2023 2024-02-17 [Huff Post]

Stellantis workers eligible for largest profit-sharing checks of Detroit Three for 2023 2024-02-17 [Detroit News]

California CA Fast-Food Restaurant Workers Form a Massive New Union 2024-02-17 [Eater LA]

Tennessee Southern Autoworkers Organize, Business Class Tries to Wallop Them 2024-02-17 [Am Prospect]

USA Labor Reforms and Union Movements: A Tale of Two Nations 2024-02-17 [BNN]

Colorado CO lawmakers want to increase wages for tipped workers 2024-02-17 [ABC]

It’s a dark time to be a tech worker right now 2024-02-17 [Yahoo]

Private equity should share more wealth with workers, says US pension giant 2024-02-17 [FT.com]

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