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Biden gives tentative support to Amazon workers in union push [Guardian] 2021-03-03

The vote that could change the future of US Amazon workers' rights [Amnesty International] 2021-03-03

Joe Biden, Working-Class Hero [The American Prospect] 2021-03-03

A Trader Joe's Employee Says He Was Fired For Asking For Better COVID-19 Protections [Buzzfeed News] 2021-03-01

Here's why 2021 could be a big year for labor unions [CNN] 2021-03-01

Democrats Have A Choice: They Can Enact Their Agenda Or Keep The Filibuster [Huff Post] 2021-02-26

Unionizing wave in digital and local media [IFJ] 2021-02-23

Amazon’s Great Labor Awakening [NYTimes] 2021-02-21

Trade union joins call for a New Deal for Higher Education [Education International] 2021-02-17

'Hopefully it makes history': Fight for $15 closes in on mighty win for US workers [Guardian] 2021-02-13

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Sanders vows to force vote on $15 minimum wage 2021-03-03 [The Hill]

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US to investigate claim of forced labour at Boohoo suppliers 2021-03-03 [The Guardian]

Organizers hope Biden's support of Amazon unionization advances broader efforts 2021-03-03 [NBC News]

Biden gives tentative support to Amazon workers in union push 2021-03-03 [Guardian]

The vote that could change the future of US Amazon workers' rights 2021-03-03 [Amnesty International]

Joe Biden, Working-Class Hero 2021-03-03 [The American Prospect]

Amazon Workers’ Union Drive Reaches Far Beyond Alabama 2021-03-03 [NYTimes]

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61 Places Where the Minimum Wage Is Rising in 2021 2021-03-03 [Newsweek]

Here's why 2021 could be a big year for labor unions 2021-03-03 [CNN]

$15 an Hour Is the Compromise 2021-03-03 [The Nation]

Costco is raising its minimum wage to $16 an hour for its U.S. store workers 2021-03-03 [CNBC]

The Amazon Workers’ Campaign Shows the Need for Labor Law Reform 2021-03-03 [The Nation]

Glitch workers sign tech’s first collective bargaining agreement 2021-03-03 [Verge]

Right to Work Defeated in Montana and Colorado 2021-03-02 [ucomm blog]

Following White House statement on Amazon, AFL-CIO urges passage of PRO Act 2021-03-02 [AFL-CIO]

Amazon Workers’ Union Drive Reaches Far Beyond Alabama 2021-03-02 [New York Times]

McDonald's spies on union activists – that's how scared they are of workers' rights 2021-03-02 [Guardian]

A $15 minimum wage isn't just about justice. It's good economics 2021-03-02 [Guardian]

Amazon Union Is a Tough Sell in Town Where $15 an Hour Goes a Long Way 2021-03-01 [Bloomerg]

US trade policy has failed Black and Latino workers 2021-03-01 [CNN Business]

Biden expresses solidarity with Alabama workers attempting to unionize an Amazon warehouse. 2021-03-01 [New York Times]

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Teamsters organizing Amazon warehouse employees 2021-03-01 [USA Today]

Members Benefit from Labor Unions During Pandemic 2021-03-01 [Power Magazine]

A Trader Joe's Employee Says He Was Fired For Asking For Better COVID-19 Protections 2021-03-01 [Buzzfeed News]

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Danny Glover Explains Why He's in Alabama With Amazon Workers 2021-02-28 [Common Dreams]

Bernie Sanders wants you to know the high cost of our low minimum wage 2021-02-28 [NYTimes]

Teamsters pleased by House approval of stimulus bill containing pension reforms 2021-02-28 [International Brotherhood of Teamsters]

Following House vote, AFL-CIO calls on senate to get Covid-19 relief into the pockets of working people 2021-02-28 [AFL-CIO]

As Cities Mandate Hazard Pay for Grocery Workers, Groceries Sue 2021-02-27 [Eater]

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Gig Workers As Employees: Why America Won’t Follow The U.K. Anytime Soon 2021-02-27 [Forbes]

Why Do Meatpacking Workers Face Such Gruesome Conditions? 2021-02-27 [Mother Jones]

Carlyle’s Rubenstein says biggest economic risk is high unemployment, not stock market speculation 2021-02-26 [CNBC]

Biden Rescinds Trump Memo Granting Defense Secretary Authority to Ban Unions 2021-02-26 [Gov Exec]

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After a roadblock in their $15-an-hour plan, Senate Democrats are considering higher taxes on corporations that pay low wages 2021-02-26 [Huff Post]

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