by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 24, 2015

IBEW Strike at NBC Philly Ends with a W

IBEW 98 and NBC 10 have reached a deal to end the three-week strike.  The contract includes competitive wage increases, a one-time ratification bonus, control room flexibility for Automated...

by Brian Young | on Aug 24, 2015

Ellis Nurses are mad

In what will be the largest ever nurses' strike in the Albany region in recent years, National Nurses United have issued a 10 day strike notice. The 600 Schenectady nurses voted in June to...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 24, 2015

Filthy scabs; an app for that.

It's not surprising for us to report that Verizon has developed an app for their low life scabs.  If a strike happens this August between the Communications Workers of America and...

by Brian Young | on Jun 05, 2015

Wages dry up at Canada Dry

 Workers at a Delaware Bottling plant for Canada Dry, have gone on strike, leaving supermarket shelves empty as managers try to keep up with demand.  The workers, represented by the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 22, 2015

United Steelworkers bring the fight to Shell / Motiva

The U.S. refinery strike was widening on Friday night as workers at the nation's largest refinery gave notice of a walkout beginning on Saturday, the United Steelworkers union said.Shortly after...

by Guest Post | on Feb 12, 2015

JFK Airport Baggage Handlers on Strike

On Thursday February 12, 2015 outside Terminal 7 Arrivals at JFK Airport, Baggage handlers represented by the Service Employees International Union Local 32 BJ working for Aviation Safeguards at...

by Guest Post | on Feb 09, 2015

United Steel Workers: Striking to keep oil refineries safe

By now, you’ve probably heard about how the United Steel Workers are on an ufair labor practice strike against the oil industry. Let’s be clear: this strike is about keeping oil...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 14, 2013

Wal-Mart Action planned.

Wal-Mart Action planned. News from Long Island Jobs with Justice; Since Walmart workers went on strike in early June, Walmart has illegally fired or disciplined more than 70 workers for taking part...

by Chip Gerrity | on Jan 16, 2013

CWA 1036 Organizes Over 150 Workers at Aspen Hills/Buttonwood Hospital

IBEW Local 94 and the New Jersey State AFL-CIO congratulates CWA Local 1036 for a huge organizing victory in Burlington County at the Aspen Hills/Buttonwood Hospital. The Certified Nursing Assistants...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 14, 2012

Chi-Town! The Chicago Teachers Strike is big news

Chi-Town! The Chicago Teachers Strike is big news - and God Bless them for standing up not only for themselves and the students - but for all public employees who are sick of getting the shaft. But...

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