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News From: Corporate Greed

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 09, 2021

Biden Wins USMCA Case

In a major win for workers and the Biden Administration, the United States has reached a deal with Mexican officials to give workers at a Mexican General Motors plant the ability to freely and...

by Brian Young | on Jul 05, 2021

Frito Lay Workers Strike in Kansas

Union workers at the Topeka Kansas Frito Lay's plant walked out on strike on Monday after spending the Fourth of July weekend voting to reject the company’s latest contract offer. The...

by John Moyle | on Jun 25, 2021

Bootstraps and Boardrooms

This post originally appeared in the Labor Tribune One of the basic rules of economics that we all learn in school is the “Law of Supply and Demand.” When the supply is lower than the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 21, 2021

Amazon Accused of Racism over Juneteenth Celebration

For the first time ever, Juneteenth was celebrated as a national holiday. Some companies closed to celebrate the holiday, while others put on events at their workplaces. At Amazon, warehouse and...

by Brian Young | on Jun 21, 2021

MSNBC Staff Announce Union

About 200 editorial workers at MSNBC have announced that they are organizing with the Writers Guild of America East (WGA-East). However, the long-time liberal news station has announced that they...

by Press and Media | on Jun 09, 2021

Volvo Workers Back on Strike

Volvo Truck workers are back on strike after rejecting the company's latest offer. Find out more about their months-long fight below from the AP.

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 03, 2021

More Charges Against Amazon

Outside of the Amazon facility in Staten Island New York, known as JFK8, Chris Smalls, a union organizer, and former Amazon employee, and Derrick Palmer, an Amazon warehouse employee set up shop to...

by Brian Young | on May 26, 2021

Veterans Arrested at Mineworkers Strike

For nearly two months, workers at the WarriorMet mines have been on strike. The 1,000 workers are some of the lowest-paid miners in the area. They routinely work 6 days a week often putting in over...

by Brian Young | on May 25, 2021

Teamsters Strike Billionaire Catsimatidis

Since April 19th, essential workers at United Metro Energy have been on strike. These workers provide gasoline, diesel, and heating oil to New York. Throughout the pandemic they continued to work...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 19, 2021

McDonald's Employees Strike Nationwide

Nine years after the first fast-food strikes and the launch of the Fight for $15 movement, workers at McDonald's are holding strikes in cities across the nation with the hope of finally achieving...