by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 12, 2019

Hot Nurses, Babbling Bernie Sanders and Windmill Cancer

Feeling the Bern yet? Sanders proposes a swift change to national labor law while skipping out on the Building Trades Legislative pow wow in DC. Prevailing wage legislation failed to pass in New York...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 08, 2019

The Labor Radio/Podcast Network

Across the country, labor communicators have launched their very own radio shows and podcasts. Some are still broadcast over the radio airways while others, like UCOMM Live, are available as podcasts...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 05, 2019

Raising the wages at Google and New Hampshire

On this week's show we looked at the pro's and con's of comment sections on news sites, Google's $15 minimum wage -is it a union avoidance scheme? Trump is scared Schiff-less, find...

by Daniel Hinton | on Apr 03, 2019

To Comment or Not to Comment

Here at UCOMM, we take freedom of expression very seriously. We couldn’t have our blog and podcast without it.

by Guest Post | on Apr 02, 2019

Zuckerberg Calls For More Internet Regulation

Mark Zuckerberg is founder and chief executive of Facebook. This editorial first appeared in the Washington Post Technology is a major part of our lives, and companies such as Facebook have...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 29, 2019

Mueller Gave us a Gift, Texas AFL-CIO fights 1099's

Calm down with Mueller's Report, forget Barr because justice has not been served just yet. We get the Texas AFL-CIO on the phone about how the Silicon Valley is trying to push around the Lone...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 22, 2019

Donna Brazile on Fox News, Beto Backs Teachers, and Trout Gets Paid

Donna Brazile has decided to join Fox News, Beto is talking about unions, teachers, and high stakes testing on the campaign trail, and Mike Trout signs a record deal with the Angels. Plus we go over...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 20, 2019

Why Donna Brazile at Fox News is Good

On Monday, former Democratic National Committee chair and cable news talking head Donna Brazile announced that she has joined Fox News as a political commentator. The move comes after Brazile was...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 15, 2019

Beto Runs, Trump's Budget Sucks, and Explaining Right to Work

Plus we ask why Trump is asking railroad and airline employees to decertify their unions, we pick favorites for the NCAA Tournament, we look at the benefits of the job-creating New York Film Tax...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 08, 2019

UCOMM Live: Pervy College Prof Sues Union & #CountMeIn is Pissed

Plus we discuss what union(s) are qualified to organize the workforce at Amazon and ICE is up to their dirty tricks again, this time trying to deport a building porter anda few unions are trying to...