News From: UFCW

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 17, 2020

Podcast: A Union Boom after COVID-19

Glen Casey calls in to talk about NY Governor Andrew Cuomo's handling of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Steve LeVine of Medium calls in to talk about how America is about to witness a huge growth of...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 10, 2020

Frontline: Grocery Workers

During the COVID-19 pandemic, grocery stores have become vital resources. Oftentimes the local supermarket is the only trip outside of the house that people are making anymore. Without these stores,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 08, 2020

Companies Step Up to Save America

In times of crisis, American companies are sometimes asked to step up and help. During World War II, auto companies began producing tanks and during natural disasters, Budweiser cans water instead of...

by Brian Young | on Mar 25, 2020

UFCW: Make Grocers Essential

Grocery stores across the nation have become lifebloods for communities that are forced to quarantine. For many, it is people's only chance to get out of the house and talk to people in person....

by Brian Young | on Mar 20, 2020

Who We Deem Essential

From New York to California, states are shutting down and telling companies that only essential personnel should report to work. As in every emergency, whether it is a pandemic or a natural disaster...

by Brian Young | on Mar 09, 2020

Albertsons/Safeway to Pay $575M in Pension

The United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) have gone toe-to-toe with Billionaire Steve Feinberg, the boss at Cerberus Capital Management a vulture capitalist buyout fund and won. Cerberus, which...

by Guest Post | on Oct 14, 2019

UFCW Host's Presidential Forum

On Sunday, October 13th, the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) held a Presidential Forum in Iowa. The event allows UFCW members’ to ask questions about their plans for...

by Brian Young | on Aug 08, 2019

Union Leaders Respond to ICE Raid

Children and family members gathered outside of the National Guard base in Mississippi on Thursday desperately waiting for news on the status of their parents, of their husbands, and of their wives....

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 22, 2019

Easter Agreement Ends Stop and Shop Strike

On Easter Sunday, 31,000 United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) got the good news that they were headed back to work on Monday morning after spending 11 days on strike.

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 19, 2019

Butts, Boobs, Bernie, and Becky

 Becky Friedrichs is on tour trying to sell her shitty book about union busting, but no one is showing up. We found out this week that Bernie has joined the 1%, but does anyone really care?...