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Protests across U.S.: Save six-day mail service!

By March 28, 2013
New York City

Neither rain, snow nor sleet kept postal workers from protesting to demand “Save six day mail.” From a spirited community march and union rally in New York’s Manhattan to a militant march through the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, postal workers and their supporters came out from coast to coast on March 24 to save […]


Protests to target no-mail Saturdays

By February 19, 2013
To support striking NYC school bus drivers, CLUPJS members participated in Feb. 10 march over the Brooklyn Bridge.WW photo: Joseph Piette

The U.S. Postal Service decision to eliminate Saturday mail delivery has generated increasing calls for protests by workers and community organizations under the common demands: “Save six-day delivery” and “Save our Post Office.” On Feb. 5, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe announced plans to stop delivering and collecting letters and other first-class mail on Saturdays, beginning […]