by Press and Media | on Sep 04, 2018

Trying to "Tweet Shame" Unions on Labor Day

Trump never seems to take a day off from tweeting or attacking his "enemies." On Labor Day, he sent the following tweet about AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka: Richard Trumka, the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 04, 2018

Trump's Kavanaugh: How his Pick has Hurt Organized Labor

The Senate began hearings today for the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Over the last few months there has been a lot of media coverage around this, even UCOMM Blog covered his...

by Guest Post | on Aug 30, 2018

Despite What Trump Says, NAFTA is Not Fixed

After the Trump administration announced on Monday a preliminary agreement with Mexico on reworking the NAFTA trade deal, CWA President Chris Shelton pointed out that there is much more work left...

by Daniel Hinton | on Aug 20, 2018

Understanding What Co-Determination Is

Reforms can be radical one day, then common sense the next. The most popular reforms of the past century, such as collective bargaining rights and Social Security, started that way. How many times...

by Press and Media | on Aug 15, 2018

Democrats Need to Embrace their Union Roots

If Democrats want to win, they might want to head this advice and embrace their union roots.

by Press and Media | on Aug 06, 2018

Deporting a "Patriotic Spouse"

Trump is now deporting the family members of our soliders, more from the AP below.

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 02, 2018

We Need Two New Presidents

I feel stupid even talking about this, but it must be addressed. Newsmax reported, and Fox News and a host of other news outlets later recycled - that the very weathered AFL-CIO President Rich Trumka...

by Press and Media | on Aug 02, 2018

Could the AFL-CIO Endorse Trump?

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka says that the AFL-CIO could endorse Trump in 2020. More from Fox News below.

by Brian Young | on Jul 26, 2018

DeVos and Trump Charged with Union Busting

The ongoing saga between the Trump administration and the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) took another turn this week when the Education Department and anti-union Secretary Betsy...

by Press and Media | on Jul 25, 2018

Resistance Wins: Pablo the Pizzaman Freed

The Brooklyn Pizza deliveryman who was arrested deliverying pizza's to an army base has been released from immigration custody. Read more from Newsday below.