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News From: CWA

by Brian Young | on Aug 23, 2021

CVS and AT&T Workers Vote to Join a Union

Across the nation, workers are looking for ways to better protect themselves and to gain a stronger voice within their workplace. During the pandemic, workers found out just how much power they have...

by Brian Young | on Aug 16, 2021

Unions Leave Consumer Groups over Amazon Ties

Three major unions have announced that they will be leaving the National Consumers League (NCL), the nation’s largest consumer advocacy organization. They say that they are resigning...

by Brian Young | on Aug 11, 2021

Unions: Reject Amazon-MGM Merger

A group of unions, representing close to 4 million workers is calling on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to reject the pending acquisition of MGM by Amazon. The letter was sent by the Strategic...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 19, 2021

A Ban on Ray-Ban?

Unions from three countries, including the United States are accusing and filing charges with the respective countries' labor boards against Ray-Ban maker Luxottica for union-busting after...

by Brian Young | on May 18, 2021

When Environmentalists Union Bust

The Audubon Society is one of the oldest environmental organizations in the country. The century-old bird-focused non-profit is also entering a new dubious category as its employees accuse the...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 07, 2021

Organizing Wins at Imperfect Foods

Around the country workers are organizing for a louder voice on the job, better pay, better benefits, and safer workplaces especially as the pandemic continues to stick around. At the four workplaces...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 05, 2021

CWA to Host Huge PRO Act Webinar Thursday

As the debate over the PRO Act heats up, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) are holding a webinar to inform their members about the important bill. The Protect the Right to Organize (PRO...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 09, 2021

Workers Organize at Private Schools, Shred-it and Newspapers

When workers have a voice at work, they are able to better fight for their rights. That is what workers at the Bessemer, Alabama Amazon warehouse believe and why Amazon is fighting so hard to stop...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 12, 2021

Medium and Daily Kos Organize with CWA

Over the last few months, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) have been organizing workers in the digital space. UCOMM previously reported on their efforts through CODE-CWA to organize...

by Brian Young | on Jan 13, 2021

Painters Union Launches PRO Act Campaign

With Joe Biden set to become President next week and Democrats gaining control of the Senate, while holding control of the House of Representatives, the push to pass the PRO Act has restarted. The...

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