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Chicago Nursing Home Strike: Union Tries To Increase Pressure Before Talks Resume [WBEZ] 2020-11-29

Hacer que Amazon pague [IndustriALL] 2020-11-28

UFCW secures hazard pay for 50,000 grocery workers in the US [UNI Global Union] 2020-11-27

Alabama Amazon Warehouse Workers File For Union Election In Alabama [HuffPost] 2020-11-25

Leaked documents reveal Amazon hired Pinkertons to spy on workers [Input] 2020-11-24

Iowa Meat Plant Managers Suspended After Charges of Betting on Number of COVID Cases [WorkCompCentral] 2020-11-22

Tyson Food managers bet on workers getting Covid-19, lawsuit says [BBC] 2020-11-20

Fagbevegelsen øyner et håp med Joe Biden [Fri fagbevegelse] 2020-11-18

AFL-CIO Looks Forward to Working with President-Elect Joe Biden [AFL-CIO] 2020-11-07

AFGE responds to Biden victory [AFGE] 2020-11-07


Today's labour news

Washington Is Amazon Fulfilment Center “Picking” Work Dangerous? 2020-12-02 [WA Law Ctr]

Delaware High-risk health workers to get first COVID vaccines in DE 2020-12-02 [DE State News]

cHealth care workers overwhelmed amid record coronavirus hospitalizations 2020-12-02 [CBS]

Illinois Healthcare workers in Streator strike for higher wages, better working conditions 2020-12-02 [MyWebTimes]

Amazon should do better by its workers 2020-12-02 [Times Herald-Record]

Georgia Georgia elections official rebukes Trump after threats to workers 2020-12-02 [CBS]

Washington Workers’ comp rates to jump in Amazon’s Washington fulfillment centers due to hazards 2020-12-02 [Seattle Times]

Judge throws out Trump rules limiting skilled-worker visas 2020-12-02 [NBC]

Biden’s New Top Economist Has a Longtime Focus on Workers 2020-12-02 [NYTimes]

House Democrat Calls on Labor Authority to Overturn 'Radical' Changes to Legal Precedent 2020-12-02 [Gov Exec]

Ohio Cleveland Heights-University Heights School District teachers go on strike; picket lines up despite massive winter storm 2020-12-02 [WKYC]

USWNT and U.S. Soccer agree to proposed settlement on working conditions 2020-12-02 [CBS]

Northern Ireland Un sindicato lucha contra el plan de Caterpillar de recortar 700 empleos en Irlanda del Norte 2020-12-01 [IndustriALL]

Northern Ireland Lutte syndicale contre le plan de suppression de 700 emplois de Caterpillar en Irlande du Nord 2020-12-01 [IndustriALL]

 VIDEO California 74th Anniversary Of The Oakland General Strike and Lessons For Today With Gifford Hartman For more info 2020-12-01 [LVP]

Alabama Amazon warehouse workers in Alabama file for union recognition 2020-12-01 [People's World]

Larry Willis, head of AFL-CIO's Transportation Trades Department, dies in a cycling crash 2020-12-01 [Washington Post ]

Компания Disney вновь объявила об увольнениях 2020-12-01 []

Plataformas digitales: Las otras elecciones en USA 2020-11-30 [AIL]

LA Progressive: How Mitch’s Do Nothing Republicans Are Killing Us For more info 2020-11-30 [KY AFL-CIO]

New York As COVID-19 Surges, Some Trader Joe’s Workers Say They're In A “State Of Terror” 2020-11-30 [Gothamist]

Up to 87 million workers could lose access to paid leave next month if Congress doesn't pass another coronavirus relief package For more info 2020-11-30 [Biz Insider]

Connecticut With COVID-19 surging in Connecticut, health care workers at local hospitals feel the anxiety rising 2020-11-30 [Hartford Courant]

Trump races to weaken environmental and worker protections before Jan. 2 For more info 2020-11-30 [CT Mirror]

District of Columbia DoorDash to pay $2.5 million for misusing worker tips 2020-11-30 [KMOV]

Illinois COVID-19 In Illinois: Striking Infinity HealthCare Nurses Hold Rally Downtown 2020-11-29 [News Break]

Illinois Nurse's plea to take COVID seriously brings city council to tears 2020-11-29 [ABC]

Chicago Nursing Home Strike: Union Tries To Increase Pressure Before Talks Resume 2020-11-29 [WBEZ]

New York Albany Med nurses rally ahead of planned strike 2020-11-29 [News Break]

Illinois Nearly 700 nursing home workers walk off job, begin strike in fight for better wages, hazard pay, PPE 2020-11-29 [ABC]

Nebraska NE health care workers cope with stress, long hours as they treat COVID-19 patients 2020-11-29 [Omaha World-Herald]

Millions of workers poised to lose access to paid leave as virus spikes 2020-11-29 [Politico]

Photos of workers and activists protesting Amazon on Black Friday 2020-11-29 [Mashable]

The public thanks postal workers 2020-11-29 [APWU]

Texas Answer Line: Vaccines go to health care workers first 2020-11-29 [Longview News-Jrnl]

Minnesota Hospitals race to set vaccine priorities for health care workers 2020-11-28 [Ponca City News]

California Woman found dead in Pasadena park identified as homeless outreach worker 2020-11-28 [LATimes]

Amazon spends another $500 million on bonuses. Some of its workers are still going on strike 2020-11-28 [WTOP]

Washington Three arrests as protest marches on Capitol Hill for ‘essential workers’ 2020-11-28 [Capitol Hill Seattle]

Human Rights groups protest Amazon over worker pay ahead of Cyber Monday 2020-11-28 [NYPost]

New York “If a mistake is made, someone could die,” union honcho fumes over unskilled NYCHA elevator workers 2020-11-28 [NYDaily News]

U.S. sets record of more than 90,000 COVID-19 patients in hospitals and health-care workers warn situation is dire 2020-11-28 [MarketWatch]

Amazon workers across the world protest on Black Friday 2020-11-28 [FOX]

Privatizing Medicare and striking nursing home workers 2020-11-28 [Fred Klonsky]

Washington Coronavirus cases spike among Puget Sound-area transit workers 2020-11-28 [Seattle Times]

New York Health Care Workers Are Worried Amid Another COVID-19 Spike 2020-11-28 [NPR]

INTERVIEW: Why the AFL-CIO both sits at the table and marches in the streets 2020-11-28 [Opendemocracy]

Ohio Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District votes to strip healthcare benefits for striking teachers 2020-11-28 [WKYC]

Massachusetts St. Vincent nurses to picket for safer conditions 2020-11-28 [Dig Boston]

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