News From: UAW

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 31, 2020

Podcast: Kobe, Cleaning Up the UAW, and the Super Bowl

Remembering Kobe, Will C has some reflections, Trump is going out of his way to privatize the Post Office, Illinois wants to ban Right to Work, Amazon employees are protesting climate change, Schneck...

by Brian Young | on Jan 20, 2020

MLK in Pictures

On January 20th we celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The noted civil rights leader was also a fighter for union rights. Throughout the Civil Rights movement, Dr. King was the link that...

by Press and Media | on Jan 16, 2020

UAW Parts Members at GM are Being Worked to Exhaustion

Following the UAW strike at GM, workers are being worked to exhaustion in an effort to make up for the dwindling parts inventory. Find out more about what the workers are doing to stop this below.

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 10, 2020

UAW Caught Up in Yet Another Scandal

The UAW is in more trouble as the investigation into alleged corruption within the union is now focusing on the union’s new President Rory Gamble.

by Brian Young | on Dec 04, 2019

Harvard Grad Students Strike

After a year of failed negotiations, graduate students at Harvard University have had enough and are on strike. On Tuesday, thousands of grad student workers were seen sloshing through a snow storm...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 18, 2019

UAW Locals Move to Impeach Their President

UAW International President Gary Jones has taken a leave of absence. Now, with the leadership of members of Local 259 in New York a movement to permanently remove Jones as President has been growing...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 08, 2019

Trump Gets Booed, A Sign of Things to Come?

AFGE's President is taking a leave of absence after accusations of sexual harassment. Should we cover stories like this? Some say yes, some no, we discuss. Trump is getting booed everywhere he...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 04, 2019

UAW President Steps Down

After months of investigations into UAW President Gary Jones has finally decided to step aside. In a message sent to the International Executive Board (IEB), Jones asked for and was granted a leave...

by Press and Media | on Nov 01, 2019

Ford Reaches a Deal with the UAW

The United Autoworkers are on a role. Just a week after ratifying a contract at GM, they have announced a new contract with Ford. Below are the details from the AP.

by Press and Media | on Oct 14, 2019

Mack Truck Employees Go on Strike

With the GM strike entering its fourth week, the UAW now has more workers walking out after hundreds of workers at Mack Trucks have walked out. Read more below from The Morning Call.