by Brian Young | on Dec 04, 2019

Harvard Grad Students Strike

After a year of failed negotiations, graduate students at Harvard University have had enough and are on strike. On Tuesday, thousands of grad student workers were seen sloshing through a snow storm...

by Guest Post | on Dec 02, 2019

American Airlines Exploits Catering Workforce

Hundreds were arrested and thousands more demonstrated at airports nationwide on one of the busiest travel days in the U.S.—the Tuesday before Thanksgiving. The protests were led by airline...

by Guest Post | on Nov 27, 2019

How Google is Union Busting

This post was written by Google Walkout for Real Change Four of our colleagues took a stand and organized for a better workplace. This is explicitly condoned in Google’s Code of Conduct,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 25, 2019

AOC & Bernie Expose Bright Power Firings

On Friday, UCOMM reported on employees at Bright Power getting fired by their bosses for organizing with Local 3 IBEW. Thanks to coverage from news outlets like VICE and UCOMM Blog both Congresswoman...

by Brian Young | on Nov 22, 2019

Bright Power Fires Workers for Organizing

Solar is one of the fastest-growing electrical industries in the country. As the effects of climate change become clear, consumers have made the decision to add solar panels to their homes. Cities...

by Press and Media | on Nov 15, 2019

Union President Blasts Boeing

The union representing Southwest Airlines employees are concerned that Boeing is rushing the 737 Max back into service after two fatal crashes. Find out more below from the AP.

by Brian Young | on Nov 12, 2019

Steelworkers Strike in Minnesota

For the past 12 days, Steelworkers at Carley’s Foundry have been on strike. The 220 hourly production and maintenance workers began the strike over unfair labor practices from the company...

by Press and Media | on Oct 30, 2019

GM Strike Cost Company $1B in Q3

With the strike at GM finally over, estimates are beginning to come out about the economic impact of the strike. Find out more below from the Associated Press.

by Guest Post | on Oct 25, 2019

CWA Meets with Call Center Workers in the Philippines

In August, a delegation of CWA members went on a fact-finding delegation to investigate the working conditions at call centers in the Philippines. They connected with union leaders and activists and...

by Brian Young | on Oct 21, 2019

Video: Hard Rock Cranes Imploded

On Sunday, more than a week after the Hard Rock Hotel New Orleans collapsed, officials finally removed two cranes from the wreckage and have begun searching for the bodies of the two remaining...