by Press and Media | on Aug 14, 2017

Call for Work Stopage over Kenya Election

Every now and then we like to give world news to show the power of unions. Here is a story about a proposed work stoppage in Kenya over the disputed election. We haven’t had a national  ...

by Guest Post | on Jul 14, 2017

Strike is Over

Teamsters Local 812 and Clare Rose, the Anheuser-Busch distributor for Long Island, announced a tentative contract agreement today, covering drivers and warehouse workers who have been on strike...

by Guest Post | on May 31, 2017

Spectrum Strike's Uphill Battle

It took eight weeks and the help of a federal mediator, but negotiators for striking New York IBEW Local 3 members finally got a chance to sit down with Charter/Spectrum officials on May 23rd....

by Brian Young | on May 18, 2017

Video: How You Can Join the Strike

Teamsters Local 812 has been on strike for the last 3 weeks at Clare Rose, the sole distributor of Budweiser products on Long Island.  The union went on strike after the greedy company proposed...

by Press and Media | on May 15, 2017

What to do When the Boss Doesn't Listen

A strike has been authorized at the historic alt-weekly the Chicago Reader. Here's why:

by Kris LaGrange | on May 05, 2017

Spectrum Scabs Carrying Guns

The strike at Spectrum in New York City has now entered its second month as members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 3 fight for a fair contract.  In an effort...

by Guest Post | on May 04, 2017

Moving closer to a strike

AT&T wireless workers have been fighting for months for a fair contract that protects good, family-supporting jobs, but the company refuses to negotiate fairly. On Friday, AT&T wireless...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 25, 2017

I want to drive for Clare Rose

It doesn’t really matter where you live – New York, Los Angeles, Utah, wherever. An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere when you’re a seasoned union activist. 100 Teamster...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 25, 2017

Scabs on Trial: Scabbing Doesn't Pay

During the sanctioned Communications Workers of America (CWA) Strike against Verizon in the Spring of 2016, CWA Local 1109 had two members who made the cowardly and selfish decision to cross the...

by Guest Post | on Apr 24, 2017

Bud Delivery Guys on Strike

Workers who deliver, sell, and merchandise Budweiser, Heineken, and other beer products to Nassau and Suffolk Counties will be on strike starting Monday, Teamsters Local 812 announced today. The over...

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