Workers unite!

On the Picket Line

House passes Raise the Wage Act, but struggle is in the streets The House of Representatives passed the Raise the…

August 17, 2019

Northwest grocery workers prepare to strike

Aug. 2 -- “Are you aware that Fred Meyer pays $3.53 more per hour to male workers than to female…

August 17, 2019

Laundry workers fight back

New York -- The Laundry Workers Center organized a spirited demonstration on Aug. 5 in front of the Brooklyn home…

August 15, 2019

Union resolution: End the Colonial Status of Puerto Rico!

The resolution below was adopted by the Pennsylvania Federation Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Division of the International Brotherhood…

August 8, 2019

Harlan County, Ky., coal miners up in arms again

Coal miners are up in arms again. This time they are not unionized, but they are taking on the sixth-largest…

August 6, 2019

On the Picket Line: Chicago airport workers win contract victory!

Chicago airport workers win contract victory! Airport workers at both Midway and O’Hare celebrated ratification of their first Service Employees…

July 27, 2019

Will autoworkers strike for jobs and equal pay?

The United Auto Workers has begun negotiations for new contracts with Ford, General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Current contracts…

July 25, 2019

With international support, Prime Day wildcat strike and picket shakes Amazon

Shakopee, Minn. - On Monday, July 15, the same day as Amazon’s “Prime Day” sales extravaganza, workers at the Amazon…

July 23, 2019

Buffalo protests hit union busting

The Western New York SPoT Coffee chain has become the center of a pro-union protest now in its second week. …

July 21, 2019

Somali immigrant-led Workers’ Center to strike on Amazon Prime Day

Workers at the Amazon fulfillment center in Shakopee, Minn., plan a wildcat “Prime Day” strike Monday, July 15, as an…

July 14, 2019