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News From: Corporate Greed


by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 30, 2011

CWA Planning a Bunch of Rallies.

The Communications Workers of America are bargaining with billion dollar profiteers at Verizon Communications. In the spirit of giving, which the company is giving nothing, the CWA is going to give...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 23, 2011

Nobody Likes Cintas

The LIBN recently reported that.."About a dozen people gathered in front of the Cintas building in Central Islip, NY on Tuesday to criticize tax breaks that are given to bad corporate citizens...

by George Bloom | on Jun 22, 2011

Big Boy Bargaining

Message from President George Bloom: The Regional Bargaining Team will kick off bargaining with Verizon on Wednesday June 22nd for perhaps the most difficult bargaining we have ever had with this...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 16, 2011

Target Are Mo Fo's

LIBN recently reported: Store officials have showed workers a video that warned them to "think hard" before signing any cards or petitions. Tashawna Green, a Valley Stream Target worker...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 16, 2011

JWJ Reports on Walmart

Jobs with Justice; On June 7th,associates at Walmart stores nationwide launched the Organization United for Respect at Walmart, or OUR Walmart. OUR Walmart was founded with a mission to ensure that...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 05, 2011

Can you hear me now?

Communications Workers were leafletting and letting folks know that Verizon brought in $24.2 Billion, paid 0 federal income taxes, and got a $1.3 Billion dollar refund. What the heck are we doing...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 22, 2011

CSEA Sues NIFA

The public employee union in Nassau County, CSEA Local 830, is taking the Nassau Interium Finance Authority to court for freezing wage increases for 10,000 working families. Last January, County...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 14, 2011

Home Depot is Organizing

The anti-union video that the big box store paid thousands for from an evil union buster is being forced on its underpaid workforce. A UCOMM Radio listener posted the link up on our Bullhorn Blog....

by Rollando Scott | on Apr 08, 2011

Hundreds of Us Marched and Rallied!

At 4.30 on April 4, there were six of us at Cadman Plaza Park and two of the people were our cameraman. At 4.40 pm there were thirty of us and then the crowd started to build by the minute and before...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 03, 2011

Shand to testify to NYS Energy Committee

IBEW Local 1049 Business Manager Bob Shand has been invited to testify before the NYS Senate Committee on Energy & Telecommunications, and the testimony will be regarding several issues involving...

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