Category: Workers unite!

Spectrum strike continues: Strong response to union busting

International Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 3, with 1,800 workers out on strike for more than a year, thought they were…

December 10, 2018 9:26 pm

Sam Marcy on a working-class movement for socialism

This selection from Sam Marcy’s book “High Tech, Low Pay” (1986) was lightly edited to update some phrasing. There is…

December 7, 2018 7:40 pm

On the picket line

UCal workers fight racism in contract struggle A Nov. 10 Labor Notes article highlights egregious racist attacks on workers in…

December 7, 2018 7:31 pm

Mass layoffs loom, GM gets bailed out, workers get sold out

Workers in Michigan, Maryland, Ohio and Ontario, Canada, are in a state of shock after learning that General Motors intends…

December 4, 2018 7:44 pm

The plight of home care workers under capitalism

In the United States, over 2 million home care workers are paying the price for the greed of the few.…

December 3, 2018 7:13 pm

Boston hotel workers victorious in historic national strike against Marriott

Boston's UNITE HERE Local 26 Marriott hotel workers ended their 46-day strike with a decisive victory. Chanting “One job should…

December 1, 2018 7:31 pm

Workers strike at Amazon in Germany, Spain

More than 600 workers walked out of Amazon’s buildings in Bad Hersfeld and Rheinberg, Germany, on Black Friday, Nov. 23.…

November 30, 2018 3:42 pm

San Francisco hotel workers stay strong

    On Nov. 22 -- a national holiday, which many have as a paid day off or get with…

November 30, 2018 3:25 pm

Why capitalists love Trump’s NLRB

A majority of the five-member National Labor Relations Board are currently Trump appointees. With one seat vacant, they hold three…

November 10, 2018 8:25 pm

On the picket line

Black women call center workers lead fight for a union in Miss. In Hattiesburg, Miss., hundreds of call center workers…

November 10, 2018 8:10 pm