by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 22, 2020

Barstool Settles with NLRB

Four months ago, chief stool at Barstool Sports Dave Portnoy tweeted that he would fire any employee who tried to organize on the spot. He then went on a twitter tirade about unions, said he would...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 17, 2020

Podcast: Scandals at MLB & UAW, change in Colorado, West VA.

MLB is coming down hard on managers involved in a sign-stealing scheme. LaGrange argues with Will C about whether this is the progression of the game or just a repeat of the Black Sox scandal. West...

by Brian Young | on Jan 13, 2020

CNN Pays Record Union-Busting Fine

In a record settlement, CNN has been ordered to pay $76 million to settle a long-running case of union-busting. The case began way back in 2003 when the cable network fired 300 camera operators. The...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 10, 2020

Podcast: 2020 Presidential Predictions, AT&T, Trump & Gamers

Rick Smith from The Rick Smith Show joins us to talk about Presidential politics and give us some insight into the 2020 election. Wes McEnany from the Communications Workers of America (CWA) called...

by Guest Post | on Jan 09, 2020

Sports Illustrated Newsroom Organizes

Employees of Sports Illustrated announced Monday that an overwhelming majority of the 80-person newsroom staff has signed cards indicating support for joining The NewsGuild-CWA’s New York local...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 20, 2019

Podcast: Doing What's Right this Christmas with AFT's Randi Weingarten

We have the AFT's Randi Weingarten on to talk about the Rochester School District firing 150 teachers in the middle of the year. We also discuss 41% of employers breaking the law to stop a union...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 06, 2019

Podcast: How Amazon is Killing Workers

Injuries are sky-high at the Amazon facility in Staten Island and deaths are up in the last year nationwide. At the same time, union construction sites are proving to be the safest around, maybe the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 22, 2019

Fired for Unionizing at Solar Facility

The 2020 election is almost here and Mike Bloomberg is spending $100M on Anti-Trump ads. We have exclusive information from the Hard Rock Hotel Collapse and we ask why the Mayor is so dead set on...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 15, 2019

Arguing Alabama, Scabbing, And Colin Kaepernick

It's National Save Apprenticeship week for the IBEW, we talk about Trump's effort to water down union apprenticeships. Steelworkers are on strike in Minnesota, 25k are organizing at Delta,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 08, 2019

Trump Gets Booed, A Sign of Things to Come?

AFGE's President is taking a leave of absence after accusations of sexual harassment. Should we cover stories like this? Some say yes, some no, we discuss. Trump is getting booed everywhere he...

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