by Brian Young | on Jun 09, 2017

No Bud at Belmont

This Saturday, tens of thousands of horse racing fans will flock to Belmont Park to watch the running of the 149th Test of Champions.  As race fans head to the concessions, Anheuser Busch...

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 12, 2017

Refusing Service Because of the Strike

Teamsters Local 812 have been on strike for the last few weeks and have been pressuring local businesses to boycott the beer distributors who Clare Rose supplies.  Below is video of one of those...

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 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...

by Kate Hogan | on Mar 31, 2017

Your Scout is a Teamster!

They’re America’s favorite cookie, and absolutely everyone has a soft spot for them. As soon as cookie season comes around, I make sure to start saving all of my change so I can buy at...

by Press and Media | on Mar 14, 2017

Uber Hates the Teamsters

Readers of UCOMM will know that Uber is a pretty bad company.  Earlier in the year, thousands deleted their Uber apps after the company tried to break a taxi strike in New York City.  Now...

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 Press and Media | on Jan 16, 2017

They Don't Get the Day Off

Civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. was killed while supporting a sanitation workers' strike — and 48 years later, those same workers don’t get his holiday off.Trash collectors...

by Brian Young | on Dec 21, 2016

They Beat a Billionaire and Won

Workers at Trump hotels have faced substandard working conditions for years.  While Trump portrays himself as a gaudy billionaire stuck in the 1980’s, his employees in Las Vegas were being...

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