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Massachusetts Union-busting lands on Martha’s Vineyard’s shores [MV Times] 2019-07-11

 VIDEO  Massachusetts National Grid gas workers ratify new deal, ending months-long lockout [WCVB] 2019-01-08

Massachusetts National Grid strips locked-out union workers in Amesbury and Haverhill of health benefits: Their health becomes a bargaining chip [Boston Herald] 2018-07-07

Massachusetts NLRB Rules Harvard Must Hold New Student-Worker Union Election [WSJ] 2017-12-13

Massachusetts Harvard Hopes Trump Will Help It Undermine Unions [Labor Notes] 2017-09-15

Massachusetts Striking Harvard dining hall workers arrested amid protest over pay [Guardian] 2016-10-17

Massachusetts Starving Harvard Hires Scabs to Replace Striking Cafeteria Workers [Daily Beast] 2016-10-11

Massachusetts Another protesting Verizon worker struck by car in Boylston [Boston Herald] 2016-05-18


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

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

Massachusetts Fired Marriott Copley workers boycott the hotel 2021-04-30 [Dig Boston]

Massachusetts AG Healey speaks to essential women workers about wage theft 2021-04-18 [Boston Globe]

Massachusetts Pressley meets with Local 26 workers 2021-04-12 [Dig Boston]

Massachusetts Meet One Of The Original Union Leaders Of The 9to5 Movement, Which Began In Boston 2021-03-30 [WGBH]

Massachusetts Unite Here to hold press conference and picket line 2021-03-20 [Dig Boston]

Massachusetts Transportation workers can sign up for COVID vaccine March 22 2021-03-19 [Mass TAM]

Massachusetts Boston opens vaccination site solely for city’s public school teachers, workers Sunday 2021-03-14 [Boston Globe]

Massachusetts After Seven-Year Battle, Massachusetts Comcast Techs Win First Contract 2021-02-26 [Labor Notes]

Massachusetts Port-a-potty employees picket at future Amazon site 2021-02-23 [The Eagle-Tribune of North Andover]

Massachusetts Southeastern Mass. Comcast techs win first contract 2021-02-13 [Rand Wilson]

Massachusetts Massachusetts Unions: Allow First Responders To Vaccinate Eligible Teachersnes-schools 2021-02-11 [WBUR]

Massachusetts Teachers unions say that Baker's education budget falls short 2021-02-03 [Dig Boston]

Massachusetts Somerville City Council unanimously passes resolution urging Amazon to improve safety and treatment of workers 2021-02-01 [Somerville Times]

Massachusetts Haverhill eyes remote learning classrooms for children of front-line pandemic workers 2021-01-30 [Eagle-Tribune]

Massachusetts On the front lines: Lawmakers push for funeral home workers to be vaccinated sooner 2021-01-25 [Salem News]

Massachusetts Mass. Funeral Home Workers, Teachers Pushing To Be Added To Phase 1 Of COVID Vaccination Plan 2021-01-24 [CBS]

Massachusetts MA now tracking COVID testing and case data among commercial sex workers 2021-01-20 [Mass Live]

Massachusetts Workers asked to return 'extra' benefits 2021-01-17 [Moultrie Observer]

Massachusetts Somerville educators demand clear thresholds for in-person return 2021-01-11 [Somerville Times]

Massachusetts St. Vincent nurses continue to take a stand 2021-01-09 [Dig Boston]

Massachusetts Local 26 launches 'Songs of Solidarity' 2020-12-24 [Dig Boston]

Massachusetts Cresco Labs Workers Join UFCW Local 328 in MA 2020-12-18 [UFCW]

Massachusetts Vaccine signup site crashes amid demand from health workers in MA 2020-12-18 [WJAR]

Massachusetts Chelsea, MA: Information for Workers 2020-12-11 []

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

Massachusetts Hotel workers share stories with Ed Markey 2020-11-27 [Dig Boston]

Massachusetts Employees at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, vote to unionize 2020-11-24 [The New York Times]

Massachusetts UMASS AMHERST: Graduate Workers Demand Safe Work! 2020-11-14 [Action Network]

Massachusetts UFCW contract: Stop & Shop to pay 56,000 frontline grocery store workers retroactive premium pay 2020-09-26 [Mass Live]

Massachusetts Teamsters’ Workers Memorial vandalized in Boston: The memorial honors those who died in workplace accidents 2020-09-15 [Boston Herald]

Massachusetts ‘Educators will not be silenced’: State teachers union responds to ruling of illegal strike in Andover 2020-09-11 []

Massachusetts Labor organizers plan series of socially distanced rallies 2020-09-06 [SFChronicle]

Massachusetts Union’s billboards depict the plight of home care workers during the pandemic 2020-09-02 [The Globe]

Massachusetts UMass Amherst Puts 850 Workers On Indefinite Furloughs 2020-08-28 [WBUR]

Massachusetts News Save the Post Office rally draws workers, supporters 2020-08-26 [Mass Live]

Massachusetts Delivering mail on time ‘part of our identity’: Postal workers weigh in on USPS controversy 2020-08-22 [Daily Hampshire Gazette]

Massachusetts MA AFL-CIO Pres Says Coronavirus Job Loss ‘More Than We’ve Ever Seen In Our Lifetime’ 2020-08-09 [Newsbreak]

Massachusetts Stop & Shop employees rally for pandemic hazard pay 2020-08-05 [Somerville Times]

Massachusetts More Cannabis Workers Join Local 1445 for a Better Life 2020-07-31 [UFCW]

Massachusetts MA Becomes the Next State To Sue Uber, Lyft For Misclassification 2020-07-17 [News Break]

Massachusetts MA sues Uber, Lyft over alleged worker misclassification, joining CA 2020-07-15 [NBC]

Massachusetts Transportation Workers for ‘The Ride' on Strike: Hundreds of transportation workers for the MBTA's 'The Ride,' program are walking off the job over health insurance For more info 2020-07-13 [NBC]

Massachusetts Layoffs at Dorchester nonprofit College Bound decried by protesters 2020-06-23 [Dig Boston]

Massachusetts 'We Just Want To Be Heard': Black Immigrant Domestic Workers In Mass. Face Confluence Of Pandemic Challenges 2020-06-17 [Bostonmix]

Massachusetts Harvard University grad students get first contract after two-year battle 2020-06-16 [Washington Post]

Massachusetts Somerville School Committee, STA Paraprofessionals reach tentative 3-year agreement 2020-06-12 [Somerville Times]

Massachusetts Hazard pay coming to many state health care workers 2020-04-13 [Telegram]

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