This week, The Guardian is running a brief series on workplace fatalities. Thousands of workers in the US die on the job every year. Since OSHA was fir…
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FedEx intimidated, fired workers, held captive audience meetings, cookouts, and distributed anti-union propaganda to scare workers from joining a union…
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In Seattle, Boeing gave big pay raises to non-union pilots and are withholding the raises from unionized pilots until they decertify their union; Boein…
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Workers at the largest cinema chain in the US don't receive any extra compensation for working Christmas or Christmas Eve
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Thanksgiving and Black Friday marks the beginning of the holiday shopping season for retailers across the US, as more than 165 million people in the US…
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The Chicago teachers strike continues into its second week, as negotiations have yet to result in an agreement with both sides. Chicago Mayor Lori Ligh…
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Amtrak recently announced they are getting rid of dining cars on their overnight service routes, touting the change as their efforts to “continue to ev…
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Amazon is slowly rolling out news to part-time workers at over 400 of its Whole Foods Grocery Retail locations that the company plans on eliminating he…
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Happy Labor Day! Below is a round-up/list of some of the top labor stories of 2019 so far, including my own work and those of other labor reporters. Ve…
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I recently visited coal country and spoke with retired and laid off miners in West Virginia, Virginia, and Kentucky about the current issues they face …
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Though it offers $15 an hour, workers report injury claims denied, sweltering in warehouses and rising productivity demands
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How Iowa Republicans are busting unions through the University of Iowa http://www.full-stop.net/2019/07/16/features/rebecca-zweig/unionbustingpraire/ S…
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