News From: Corporate Greed

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...

by Brian Young | on Oct 17, 2019

Hard Rock Collapse Exposes Negligent ABC Contractor

Nearly a week after the collapse of the Hard Rock Hotel more details is emerging that the contractors had evidence that the building was in danger of collapsing two days earlier.

by Press and Media | on Oct 14, 2019

Mack Truck Employees Go on Strike

With the GM strike entering its fourth week, the UAW now has more workers walking out after hundreds of workers at Mack Trucks have walked out. Read more below from The Morning Call.

by Brian Young | on Oct 11, 2019

Pressure Mounts on GM to End Strike

The UAW Strike at GM is on its 24th day and both sides are feeling the heat to reach a deal. In an important move towards an end of the strike, GM CEO Mary Barra called UAW President Gary Jones and...

by Guest Post | on Oct 04, 2019

Billionaire CEO's Plan to Destroy AT&T

A vulture capitalist fund called Elliott Management, led by billionaire CEO Paul Singer, announced plans last month to extract profits from AT&T by cutting jobs and selling off critical assets...

by Press and Media | on Oct 02, 2019

GM Strike Forces Closure of Mexico Facility

With the UAW/GM strike in its third week, the effects are starting to be felt throughout the supply chain. Find out more below from the AP.

by Guest Post | on Oct 01, 2019

Mentos Factory Uses Child Labor

This post was written by Stop Child Labour at PvM. Perfetti van Melle, maker of Mentos and Chupa Chups, has repeatedly violated its workers’ fundamental rights in Gazipur,...

by Brian Young | on Sep 30, 2019

Tesla Ordered to Stop Union Busting

A California judge has ruled that Tesla consistently violated labor law when they attempted to intimidate their employees into not joining a union.

by Brian Young | on Sep 23, 2019

Trump's NLRB: Grad Student's Don't Have a Right to a Union

At some of the most elite and expensive colleges and universities in the country, graduate students are being used as a cheap alternative to professors. While universities call this part of their...