News From: Corporate Greed

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...

by Brian Young | on May 21, 2019

Kamala Harris Takes on the Gender Pay Gap

Kamala Harris has already released her plans for strengthening unions by banning Right to Work and she is now out with a plan to reduce and eliminate the gender pay gap.

by AFL-CIO | on May 20, 2019

AFL-CIO to Trump: Stop Trade Talks with Philippines

In a joint letter released publicly today, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and Communications Workers of America (CWA) President Chris Shelton urged President Trump and his administration to...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 17, 2019

Heartbreak at Kickstarter

The crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has become a staple for startup companies, artists and the creatively independent. Even UCOMM used the platform to raise money for our UCOMM Live recording...

by Guest Post | on May 15, 2019

IAM Files Charges Against Delta for Union Busting

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) today filed election interference charges with the National Mediation Board (NMB) against Delta Air Lines.