News From: Corporate Greed

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...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 08, 2019

Amazon Strike Planned for Prime Day

Prime Day has turned into one of Amazon’s biggest money making days of the year. They get you in with great deals on all of the junk that they couldn’t sell over the previous year and...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 01, 2019

$5 Million Summer Union Opt Out Push

One year after the Supreme Court ruled in the Janus v AFSCME decision, public employee unions’ membership has stayed strong. Some unions, like the Teamsters, actually have more members then...

by Brian Young | on Jun 26, 2019

Wayfair Employees Walk Out

As conditions worsen in detention camps along the border, the US Government is racing to find simple household items to bring some humanity to the camps. Recent reports have said that children are...

by Press and Media | on Jun 12, 2019

Boss Goes to Jail for Stealing Wages

Underpaying your workforce never pays as a contractor in New York is finding out. Read more below from Newsday.

by Press and Media | on Jun 11, 2019

Airport Strike Could Cripple Air Travel

Catering workers at Dallas-Fort Worth Airport and other major hubs are unhappy with the progress of their contract negotiations and are threatening to strike if the company doesn't get their act...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 03, 2019

There Will Be Blood

Both In These Times and Splinter recently reported on the strong words of Transport Workers Union President John Samuelsen towards American Airlines, the country's largest airline. His union has...

by Guest Post | on May 24, 2019

Stop the Corporate Trump Tax Scam

While massive corporations like AT&T, CenturyLink, and Wells Fargo are celebrating billions in tax breaks, tax payers are frustrated by smaller tax refunds and stagnant paychecks and wondering if...