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by Brian Young | on Aug 09, 2015

Ass Kickin Union

Rhonda Rousey could soon be a Teamster.  Fighters within the premier Mixed Martial Arts federation, the UFC, are in talks with Teamster Local 986 and the Culinary Workers Union Local 226, to...

by Brian Young | on Jul 31, 2015

Flood v. Kuhn changed the world

This year, marks the 45th anniversary of a player willingly putting their career on the line to help their fellow players have a better quality of life.   While these union members can...

by Adam Giladi | on Jul 31, 2015

Goodell Steps Way Out of Bounds

The National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) has filed suit in federal court against the NFL in an attempt to overturn Tom Brady’s four-game suspension, which was upheld by league...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 24, 2015

Oh No You Didn't

We got this news from the Major League Baseball Players Association. My first generation Dominican wife is pissed, what an a-hole Cowherd is. In response to these comments, the Major League Baseball...

by Adam Giladi | on Jul 23, 2015

Blood of Migrant Workers on FIFA's Hand(ball)

The culture of corruption in FIFA has far reaching consequences and could mean the lives of thousands of migrant laborers. For years FIFA has turned a blind eye to human rights violations occurring...

by Adam Giladi | on Jun 30, 2015

A-Rod Hits A Bomb Over Yanks Ownership

Over this last weekend Yankee fans were treated to yet another ‘quasi’ milestone moment by fan favorite Alex Rodriguez. The Yankee DH crushed an opposite field homerun against former Cy...

by Daniel Hinton | on Jun 11, 2015

Put the Razor Down, Mr. NBCSN

At Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals in Chicago, NBC Sports Chairman Mark Lazarus suggested getting rid of the beard tradition during the playoffs.Sounds like the suits up at NBC Sports think they...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 01, 2015

Nassau's Bravest vs. Nassau's Finest in Charity Game

Uniondale, NY. At least 500 people packed the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Saturday night as Nassau’s Bravest took on Nassau’s Finest in a Charity Ice Hockey game to raise money...

by Brian Young | on Feb 24, 2015

NFL Players Association Tackles Anti-Union Bill in Wisconsin

On Tuesday, the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) came out against a proposed bill to turn Wisconsin into a right to work state.  In a statement the NFLPA Executive Director, “The NFL...

by Billy Imandt | on Jun 24, 2014

C.O. James Barbieri Charity Hockey Fundraiser a success

On May 17th, members of the NYS Court Officers participated in the 2nd annual "Face-off for a Cause" Union Hockey charity tournament at Abe Stark Arena in Brooklyn. This event, organized by...

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