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Washington Breaking With AFL-CIO, Affiliated Labor Council May Vote to Expel Police Union [TruthOut] For more info 2020-06-06

Washington Swedish Medical Center nurses in Seattle vote to strike, demand ‘equity and inclusion’ [KIRO] 2019-11-19

Washington Amazon’s Seattle Workers Are Planning Their First-Ever Walkout—for Climate Action [Slate] 2019-09-11

Washington Union to picket Michelle Obama’s Tacoma book event [KING 5] 2019-03-24

Washington The list of pro-union workers fired by Burgerville is mounting [nwLaborPress] 2018-02-28

Washington Foreign Workers Say They Were Told by Munger and Sarbanand Farms to Pick Blueberries Unless They Were on Their Death Beds [Mother Jones] 2018-02-02

Washington Federal judge orders pilots striking against Amazon back to work [NYTimes] 2016-11-24

Washington Farmworkers Join Union, as Labor Movement Gains Allies [Equal Voice] 2016-09-17

Washington How The Washington Public Records Act Is Now Being Used To Try And Kill Off Public Sector Unions [Sky Valley Chronicle] 2016-08-18


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Washington Record number of workers have called out sick, exacerbating labor shortage 2022-01-22 [KOMO]

Washington Trash left uncollected as Seattle-area sanitation workers join strike in San Diego 2022-01-17 [Seattle Times]

Washington WA hospital workers filed record number of workplace safety complaints last year, unions say 2022-01-14 [Seattle Times]

Washington Sanitation workers in San Diego County continue strike into new year 2022-01-03 [KGTV ABC News 10 Seattle]

Washington Minimum wage for hospitality, transportation workers in Seattle and Tacoma surpasses Seattle wages 2022-01-03 [KING5]

Washington Reminder: Minimum wage, overtime, and workers' comp premium changes take effect next week 2021-12-29 [Wash State Com on Hispanic Affairs]

Washington Starbucks Workers United says Broadway shop wants to unionize 2021-12-22 [Capitol Hill Seattle Blog]

Washington Viewpoint: building trade unions won’t win our parking fights until we catch the Striketober spirit 2021-11-06 [Labor Notes]

Washington After strike, Washington carpenters ratify contract by slim margin 2021-10-20 [Labor Notes]

Washington 'If Your House Is On Fire You Run': Workers Strike for Safety At Understaffed Mental Health Center 2021-09-26 [Labour Notes]

Washington 'If Your House Is On Fire You Run': Workers Strike for Safety At Understaffed Mental Health Center 2021-09-25 [Labor Notes]

Washington Rank-and-file carpenter Nina Wurz: We need a good contract AND rent control! 2021-09-20 []

Washington After Voting Down Four Tentative Agreements, Washington Carpenters Strike 2021-09-18 [Labor Notes]

Washington WA state workers are getting exemptions to avoid the COVID-19 vaccine — but will they keep their jobs? 2021-09-18 [Seattle Times]

Washington Carpenter Revolt Swells Picket Lines 2021-09-18 [Labour Notes]

Washington State workers frustrated over vaccine mandate protest in Olympia 2021-08-29 [KING5]

Washington Gov Inslee brings back statewide mask order and mandates vaccines for school workers 2021-08-19 [Seattle Times]

Washington Puget Sound Darigold workers on verge of strike amid contract negotiations 2021-08-03 [Covington Reporter]

Washington Hundreds of area hospital workers unvaccinated 2021-07-25 [Peninsula Daily News]

Washington Report: Over 57% of Hanford nuclear reservation workers exposed to hazards 2021-07-08 [AP]

Washington Seattle Art Museum workers fight for unhoused neighbors 2021-07-07 [Real Change]

Washington Amazon Transformed Seattle. Now, Its Workers Are Poised to Take It Back 2021-07-05 [NYTimes]

Washington Farmworkers Endure Brutal Conditions During Historic Heat Wave 2021-07-01 [Vice]

Washington Outraged at treatment of Palestinians, protestors try to waylay Israeli ship at Seattle port 2021-06-20 []

Washington Police arrest 10 at protest blocking Israeli cargo ship 2021-06-19 [KOMO News]

Washington Activists delay ship operated by Israeli firm Zim at Port of Seattle 2021-06-18 [South Seattle Emerald]

Washington Richland linemen haven’t had a contract for 6 months. Now they’re going door to door 2021-06-17 [Tri-City Herald]

Washington Seattle Palestinian supporters plan to block Israeli cargo ship docking on Harbor Island this week 2021-06-12 [Seattle Times]

Washington Pierce County executive vetoes hazard pay for grocery workers 2021-05-08 [KUOW]

Washington 'There is no going back to normal': El Comité to march in support of workers, immigrants' rights May 1 2021-05-01 [KING 5]

Washington Labor board says Amazon illegally fired outspoken Seattle workers 2021-04-07 [Detroit News]

Washington NLRB says Amazon illegally fired outspoken Seattle workers 2021-04-07 [KING5]

Washington Seattle: Current and former Black Amazon employees claim racial discrimination 2021-04-05 [KING 5 ]

Washington Labor board says Amazon illegally fired outspoken workers 2021-04-05 [AP]

Washington Teamsters local 117 partners to vaccinate 500 working families 2021-03-30 [International Brotherhood of Teamsters]

Washington Seattle crowd rallies at Amazon campus in support of Alabama union effort 2021-03-26 [King 5 ]

Washington Judge OKs $4-an-hour pay boost for Seattle grocery workers 2021-03-19 [Oregon Live]

Washington Bill that would phase in overtime pay for agricultural workers moves forward 2021-03-14 [Skagit Valley Herald]

Washington Seattle: Kroger will close more stores over hazard pay laws for workers 2021-02-18 [CNN Business]

Washington King County council members propose hazard pay for grocery workers 2021-02-13 [NBC KING 5]

Washington Health workers and hospitals grapple with millions of counterfeit N95 masks 2021-02-12 [Duluth News Tribune]

Washington PCC Community Markets, union agree on pandemic pay hike for grocery workers beyond Seattle 2021-02-11 [Seattle Times]

Washington This Day In Labor History: Feb. 6, 1919, The Seattle General Strike! 2021-02-07 [Wonkette]

Washington Interview: April Sims 2021-02-03 [IndustriALL]

Washington Google will pay $2.5 million to underpaid female engineers and overlooked Asian applicants 2021-02-01 [Verge]

Washington Twin City Foods Workers Win Union Representation with UFCW For more info 2021-01-29 [KNDO]

 VIDEO Washington Additional hazard pay for Seattle grocery workers could soon be law 2021-01-23 [KIRO]

 VIDEO Washington Washington grocery workers want 'hazard pay' back as COVID-19 cases keep rising 2021-01-23 [KING]

 VIDEO Washington Union wants Washington grocery store workers vaccinated as soon as possible For more info 2021-01-05 [KING5]

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