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‘Red Cup Rebellion’ Day: Starbucks workers strike 110+ stores

Cleveland As striking members of Starbucks Workers United (SBWU) explained while on the picket line, Red Cup Day is “like…

November 25, 2022

A unionist view of the U.S. midterm elections

By Anders Fenger The following is a Nov. 6 interview of Steve Gillis by Anders Fenger of the electronic newspaper,…

November 22, 2022

Rally supports striking Reserve Roastery workers

New York City The sidewalk was packed Nov. 10 as union, student and community supporters rallied in solidarity with striking…

November 14, 2022

Militant Teamsters blockade breaks Sysco scab operation in Plympton, Massachusetts

Boston For two weeks beginning Oct. 1, Sysco Boston — an outpost in Plympton of the global food and food…

October 27, 2022

Alabama prisoners wage massive strike

Oct. 2 — Launched with the cry, “We will no longer contribute to our own oppression,” thousands of incarcerated workers…

October 4, 2022

Railroad contracts: Biden, Walsh thwart use of strike weapon

As the deadline for a national railroad strike loomed, President Joe Biden and U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh hammered…

September 23, 2022

Buffalo Starbucks strike wave

Buffalo’s Genesee Street Starbucks, the second Starbucks in the U.S. — out of more than 200 now — to win…

August 2, 2022

Boston Starbucks Workers United strikes against unfair labor practices

Boston Striking members of Boston Starbucks Workers United made U.S. labor history this week, shutting down their store at 874…

July 25, 2022

Labor union in Tunisia resists the IMF

Tunisia’s President Kais Saied tried to stop the general strike, but 95% of the Tunisian General Labor Union (UGTT) membership…

June 20, 2022

Boston Starbucks workers strike for safety

Boston May 31 — Less than a month after their May 3 vote to unionize, workers at the Cleveland Circle…

June 3, 2022