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American labor laws, and the employers who benefit from them, prefer that if there's going to be a union, only one should serve as the exclusive ... Many union organizers, frustrated by the unequal application of constitutional rights in labor relations and hungry for breakthrough strategies to revive the labor ...
Bob Fitch, who spent years in the US South as a photographer with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, thinks about himself the same way. In the ... Advocating for social change is part of a long tradition of social documentary photography in the United States and Mexico, and I hope my work ...

Union organizers, students, and supporters for a $15-an-hour wage march through Pittsburgh. ... congressional Republicans have refused to lift a finger in nearly nine years to raise the pay of America's lowest-paid workers," said Rachel West, director of poverty research at the Center for American Progress.
Nato Green is a Jewish union organizer from San Francisco -- currently living in Cuba -- who also happens to be one of the Bay Area's most ... I'm not sure the terms and racial hierarchies that shape power relations in the U.S. are meaningfully transferable, or that whiteness is the most useful way to talk ...
Others companies are less so -- especially the big American brands. Walmart and Gap have not caved in very much at all -- though they've made some symbolic gestures. They both raised the minimum wage for their workers in the United States. (Although Walmart always closes some stores after such ...

The story of Maria Moreno--a migrant mother of 12, who was elected by her fellow Mexican-American, Filipino, Black and Okie farmworkers to represent them--the first female farm worker in America to be hired as a union organizer, is now being told in a new documentary, "Adios Amor: The Search for ...
This week the Supreme Court will be hearing a case that stands to profoundly affect the power of public sector unions in the United States. ... This case comes at a challenging time for collectively organized workers in the U.S. Just as the strength of collective bargaining is under serious threat, we need a ...
SS: Currently the union has active and public members in seven stores** Gladstone workers announced their majority membership in December and the Hawthorne store also did so in February! Burgerville's strategy seems to have been to wait us out, to let us fizzle and give up. In truth, the opposite has ...
... year for Republicans, whose party hold the U.S. House, Senate and ... Similarly, progressives backed Scott Clifthorne, a union organizer who ...
Cash's Ella is based on the union organizer and balladeer of the same name ... Perhaps fiction can help us bear the burden of Southern history, ...
My research has found that in recent decades the U.S. labor ... However, this development has not come without a fight; union organizers and ...
Labor Union Organizer Sentenced To prison For Participating In fraud Schemes ... participating in a money laundering scheme, announced United States Attorney Brian ... Jr., U.S. District Judge, following Rush's guilty pleas on June 22, 2017. ... Chicken Noodle Soup product recall · Latin American authors ...
Union organizer sentenced for money laundering ... participating in a money laundering scheme, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
Daniel Rush, a former union organizer and former chair of the ... U.S. District Court Judge Haywood S. Gilliam Jr. sentenced Rush to that term ...
Union organizer Jennifer Lemmon says the work environment at the hospital "is not great" and that management is trying to divide the nursing ...
... and drew from genres as varied as African American spirituals and ... to make up my mind if I wanted to be a union organizer or a musician.".

... father), expanded the businesses, now with 92 U.S. locations, from Hawaii to ... Union organizer Billy Anderson said PCC's union-represented welders ... with the full name of boat Owners Association of the United States.
In his victory speech, Krasner told the crowd of supporters, "if you, like us, believe it is time to end the death penalty, if you believe it's time to ...
You could feel his point of view, and that helped us to find our ... last year that he had considered becoming a union organizer before deciding ...
Union organizers went into the election with high hopes but ultimately were ... GM in 2014 and opened its first manufacturing plant in the U.S. the following year as it began to expand its presence in the North American market.
Auto workers at Chinese-Owned US Plant Reject Bid to Unionize ... Union organizers went into the election with high hopes but instead suffered ... slap 45% punitive tariffs on Chinese imports so as to protect American jobs.
How Business Unionism Got Us to Janus. BY Lois .... "'Buy American" is very close to "Make America Great Again." Such slogans lead ... Should union organizers be elected rather than being hired and appointed? Why aren't ...
educator, writer and union organizer Miranda Foster Merklein, who had ... including Oxford American, Apparatus magazine, neon, Permafrost, ...
In September, the U.S. Senate confirmed his second nomination to the NLRB, ... Still, union organizers appear to have hit a snag, timing-wise.
The co-chairs are Sarah Horowitz, a union organizer who founded the ... last week," said Michael Gapen, Chief U.S. economist at Barclays.
... to make up my mind if I wanted to be a union organizer or a musician. ... Mary and I produced over his tenure with us which was you know 30 ...
But the American musical has consistently focused on being, ... only is Sal's religion an obstacle, he is also a passionate union organizer, and ...
And as one young person said: "Us as students on the campus, we have to depend on ourselves and rely on the education we're getting from ...
... for our opponent broke city election records, outspending us by more than 3:1. ... In the Position 8 City Council race, union organizer Teresa ...
I later found out some 533 of us had been left off the list of eligible voters ... provide the full list of voters to the union organizers so that the union ...
Maria Elena Hernandez, a 58-year-old immigrant from Nicaragua, has lived legally in the United States for 19 years. She has family here that ...
Which one of us was making a difference for Africa? ... and union organizers who are partnering with and responding to ... will have a population larger than that of the United States by 2050. ... Almost all of Lesotho's production is trucked out and packed onto container ships bound for American consumers.
Cash introduces us to Ella May Wiggins, a 28-year-old mill worker and ... singer and songwriter, becomes the face and voice of the union organizers. ... Haywood, an African-American union organizer and friend of Ella's.
Chinese investor Faces Union Organizers in Ohio ... "With the UAW being involved, and them helping us, showing us where to go, which way to go, we can make it a safer ... "In America, we advocate for the American Dream.
Biden's memoir give us a remarkable view of the agony and ... Meir has often been as reviled in Israel as she is admired in the United States, but perspectives are shifting. ... McKinley tends to be forgotten among American presidents, ... on a real-life union organizer and folk singer now mostly lost to history.
... the movement can transform conditions throughout the United States and beyond. .... What can you tell us about the business backlash in Seattle -- how did they .... Too often in campaigns, union organizers view community ...
NEW YORK--While the United States was aggressively intervening in ... the 1899 Philippine-American war, and how the tactics used in Vietnam were in many ... The list of anti-martial-law groups, spread across the U.S. but based ... Gene Viernes and Silme Domingo, young union organizers in Seattle who ...
Hurricane Maria tore through the island U.S. territory last weekend ... the South Jersey Credit Union. Organizers plan a statewide campaign ...
One recent casualty on this front was toys R Us, which announced last week it was filing for bankruptcy; observers were quick to argue ...
With their numbers on a continued decline, private sector American unions are on the search for new members. According to a recent ...
... program--are the true children of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). ... In a just world, U.S. trade negotiators would rewrite the treaty to repair the ... In 1990, 4.4 million Mexican migrants had come to the United States. ... David Bacon is a writer, photographer and former union organizer.
Most of us are born with home and hearth rituals and traditions that reflect our ... That kind of can-do spirit is what got us through any one of the wars that .... of the Charlie Roses and spoke like a 1940's union organizer and part time ... who together with a middle American apple pie guy or gal, can speak the ...
The decline of unions--which now represent just over one in ten US workers, ... American industries like construction and transportation have also seen a ... "Employers perfected the antiunion playbook in the United States in a way ... one in seven union organizers gets the boot for their organizing activity.
They planned to watch the U.S. Open tennis final in the afternoon and ... a union organizer who took shelter with his wife, Angelica Castro.
By Eddie HuffmanUnion organizer Phil Cohen knew how to ... Jackson Project: war in the American Workplace," which focuses on ... "That's where the jobs are growing, and that's where people desperately need us," he said.
Service Employees International Union organizers said it was only one of ... we can create a new American middle class," SEIU President Mary ...
The U.S. agency in charge of enforcing labor law filed a complaint against ... which have been filed by the same contingent of union organizers ...
"A union would offer us greater protection," he said. ... National Union of healthcare workers, according to union organizer Justin Palmer who ...
President Ronald Reagan, whose administration saw a five percent drop in American workers' union membership, is being inducted into the ...


 

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