by John Durso | on Jan 25, 2017

Emergency: Strike Support Needed

700 working people at Momentive Performance Materials (MPM) in Waterford, NY, members of IUE CWA Locals 359 and 380, have been on strike since November 2, 2016. These union brothers and sisters are...

by Press and Media | on Jan 24, 2017

CWA takes fight to CEO's backyard

This article originally appeared in the Albany Times Union.Momentive workers took their strike to a wealthy enclave here, going door to door to hand out leaflets Monday to the neighbors of Jack Boss...

by Guest Post | on Jan 24, 2017

Strike is over at CEMEX

Teamsters Local 631 members who work at Rinker Hydro Conduit (CEMEX) overwhelming ratified a new five-year collective bargaining agreement on Monday, January 23, 2017 ending a ten-week strike....

by Guest Post | on Jan 20, 2017

On Strike at High Noon

UNITE HERE is a labor union that represents 270,000 working people across Canada and the United States. Their members work in the hotel, gaming, food service, manufacturing, textile, distribution,...

This Isn't Just About Waterford  |  Momentive Strike
by Guest Post | on Jan 05, 2017

Bigger than Waterford

Watch and share this video on Facebook to spread the word. Click here to retweet the video on Twitter.Workers at Momentive in Waterford, NY have been on strike since November 2. They are...

by Guest Post | on Dec 13, 2016

We need to get rowdy

Back to the Future, Part 1:The last general strike in the US was in Oakland in 1946. That year there were 6 city-wide general strikes, plus nationwide strikes in steel, coal, and rail transport. More...

by Press and Media | on Nov 03, 2016

Deal ends glass strike

Libbey Inc. expects to resume normal operations at its North Toledo glass plant today after the company was able to secure a contract agreement with the lone union that was still on strike.Shortly...

by Workers Indepen... | on Nov 01, 2016

5k on strike at SEPTA

Thousands of TWU Local 234 members are on strike at SEPTA - Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority.The union says it’s on strike after SEPTA refused to move on key issues.TWU Local...

by Workers Indepen... | on Oct 20, 2016

Anxiety in academia

Thousands of faculty at 14 Pennsylvania state university system campuses went on strike Wednesday virtually shutting down the university. The faculty union waited through the night for the...

by Brian Young | on Oct 17, 2016

Jim Beam Union on Strike

Production of Kentucky bourbon has been soaring over the last few years, hitting the highest amount sold since 1967 acording to the Associated Press. While this is good news for the companies and the...

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