News From: Corporate Greed

by Guest Post | on Sep 09, 2019

Has the NLRB Lost its Way?

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. "Everybody needs a law that is precise and certain." Sen. Robert F. Wagner was matter-of-fact in his call for Congress to pass the...

by Brian Young | on Aug 26, 2019

20,000 Strike Against AT&T in Southeast

At midnight on Saturday, August 24th, 20,000 Communications Workers of America (CWA) members went on strike. The members work at AT&T Southeast and are striking over unfair labor practices that...

by Mohammed Sarker | on Aug 23, 2019

Union Made Coffee Plus 65 More

Labor organizing is among the hardest work in the movement, yet it is crucial to keeping the momentum and growing the movement. In honor of their work, we’ll be over-viewing recent victories in...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 23, 2019

Ding Dong Dave Koch is Dead

Associated Press reporter Steve Peoples reports on the life and evil legacy of one of organized labor’s most evil figures. The sinister mastermind behind Right to Work and cancer-causing...

by Brian Young | on Jul 30, 2019

Kentucky Coal Miners Block Mine & Demand Back Pay

For the past 24 hours, angry coal miners in Harlan County Kentucky have been blocking a railroad track leading out from the Cloverlick #3 Mine. Their demands are simple. They want to be paid the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 26, 2019

NLRB Charges Filed Against Bernie Sanders

The Bernie Sanders campaign is in some hot water after staffers filed an unfair labor practices complaint with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). While the identity of the person who filed...

by Guest Post | on Jul 22, 2019

Fighting for Fair Treatment at American Airlines

This post first appeared on the AFL-CIO's Blog. My name is Tenae Stover. I am a native Washingtonian, and I have been working at Reagan National Airport for LSG Sky Chefs...

by Guest Post | on Jul 19, 2019

Racial Discrimination at Verizon Wireless

A Verizon Wireless worker who was fired in June after six years of stellar performance reviews filed a discrimination complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) against the...

by Press and Media | on Jul 16, 2019

Disney Heiress Reveals Horrible Working Conditions at Flagship Park

Disney is supposed to be the “Happiest Place on Earth” but many employees at the companies two parks are struggling to survive. Even as Disney spends billions to buy franchises like the...

by Guest Post | on Jul 15, 2019

Amazon Workers Strike on Prime Day

Teamsters across North America stand in solidarity with the Amazon fulfillment workers striking in Minnesota. Similar to workers moving Amazon goods, many of our 1.4 million members pick and stow...

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