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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 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]

Massachusetts Union announces hazard pay for health care workers in Massachusetts 2020-04-13 [NBC]

Massachusetts Quincy House Dining Staff Will Not Report to Work After Two Co-Workers Test Positive for COVID-19 2020-04-12 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts Harvard Grad Union Reaches Tentative Workload Agreement With University, Calls for Fully-Funded 'Bridge Year' 2020-04-11 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts IBEW Local 103 donates 20,000 PPE masks to frontline nurses 2020-04-10 [Somerville Times]

Massachusetts Thousands of Mass. Union Members Walk Off Jobs Due to COVID-19 Fears 2020-04-07 [ENR]

Massachusetts Thousands of MA construction workers will strike on Monday over coronavirus safety 2020-04-06 [Real Deal]

Massachusetts At Wayfair, ~550 workers laid off in 'Valentine's Day Massacre' 2020-02-18 [Boing Boing]

Massachusetts How Harvard Aims to Muzzle Unions 2020-01-27 [NY Rev of Bks]

Massachusetts Southie project pits ‘union against union’ with residential proposal 2020-01-20 [Boston Herald]

Massachusetts Harvard and Grad Union Fail to Reach Contract After First Post-Strike Bargaining Session 2020-01-08 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts Harvard Graduate Student Union Returns to Work Following 27-Day Strike 2020-01-03 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts Graduate students at Harvard end strike but are still waiting on pay raises, new benefits 2020-01-03 [USA Today]

Massachusetts Grad Union Strike Delays Grading in Some Courses 2020-01-03 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts School officials treating Andover teachers unfairly after complaints, union says 2020-01-01 [Eagle-Tribune]

Massachusetts Without a Contract, Harvard Graduate Student Union to End Strike Jan. 1 2019-12-30 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts New Labor Ruling Could Prevent Graduate Students From Using Harvard-Provided Email to Organize 2019-12-27 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts Union files unfair labor practice complaint over UMass Amherst Foundation, a private fundraising organization 2019-12-24 [Mass Live]

Massachusetts Harvard and Graduate Student Union Reach Multiple Agreements In First Bargaining Session Since Strike Began 2019-12-19 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts Harvard Grad Union Pressures Corporation Members Ahead of Bargaining Session 2019-12-19 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts 'The Gig Academy': What’s Driving Union Organizing In The Ivory Tower? 2019-12-12 [WGBH]

Massachusetts As Pickets Continue, Some Student Workers Have Declined to Strike 2019-12-11 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts Coca-cola workers in Needham reach tentative agreement for new union contract 2019-12-10 [Needham Wicked Local]


Massachusetts Harvard grad student workers go on strike, seeking $25 an hour minimum wage, other demands 2019-12-04 [USAToday]

Massachusetts Harvard Student Workers Go on Strike 2019-12-04 [WSJ]

Massachusetts Days Before Harvard Grad Union Strike, Bacow and Garber Write Letters on the University's Position 2019-11-30 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts Editorial: In support of Harvard Grad St Union strike 2019-11-11 [Harvard Crimson]

Massachusetts Ninety percent of Harvard student union votes to strike after 18 months of contract negotiations 2019-11-02 [BUNews]

Massachusetts Dedham School Committee unanimously approves new contract for teachers 2019-11-01 [WCVB]

Massachusetts Dedham teachers go on strike 2019-10-26 [WBZ4]

Massachusetts Union, Harvard Reach New Agreements as Strike Authorization Vote Continues 2019-10-18 [Harvard Crimson]

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