by Kris LaGrange | on May 17, 2019

Heartbreak at Kickstarter

The crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has become a staple for startup companies, artists and the creatively independent. Even UCOMM used the platform to raise money for our UCOMM Live recording...

by Guest Post | on May 15, 2019

IAM Files Charges Against Delta for Union Busting

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) today filed election interference charges with the National Mediation Board (NMB) against Delta Air Lines.

by Brian Young | on May 07, 2019

Trump's Workforce Turmoil at Social Security Administration

In May of 2018 Trump signed an Executive Order (EO) severely limiting federal unions ability to represent their members. In August, an appeals court struck down most of the provisions within the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 04, 2019

Schultz: "Unions are Not the Answer"

On last week’s 60 Minutes, former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said that he was considering running for President as an independent. In the immediate aftermath of his announcement, many...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 01, 2019

UCOMM Live: Superbowl and 2020 Predictions

Denver is high on drugs-deporting striking teachers and Understanding New York's red flag bill.  We get audience interaction on both. Plus Trump busts another federal union, remember you...

by Guest Post | on Jan 29, 2019

Trump Busts Another Federal Union

The following post was written by the IBEW Media Center. A little-known federal agency charged with protecting the right of government workers to organize is refusing to recognize its own union.

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 27, 2018

Amazon Insults it's Union Consumers

Last fall, I was down in Florida visiting my cousin who was just finishing his career with the US Armed Forces. Florida in the fall, to all of us from the North, can be a scary place, politically....

by Press and Media | on Aug 22, 2018

Chamber of Commerce Hosts Union Busting Seminar

Have you ever sat through a captive audience meeting? The Indiana Chamber of Commerce is hosting a training to teach union avoidance techniques. Splinter News Hamilton Nolan has more.

by Press and Media | on Jul 26, 2018

Union Avoidance Guide Leaked at Office Depot

Lots of major companies have issued training tips to their management staff on how to stop union activity in their workplace. Recently, Splinter got a hold of some of Office Depot's guides. Find...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 22, 2018

As Voting Begins, JetBlue Makes One Last Effort to Bust Union

Flight attendants at JetBlue are organizing with the Transport Workers Union (TWU) and management it not too happy. Instead of voluntarily recognizing the union, they have instead hired union-busters...