by Mia Jorgenson | on Mar 30, 2012

Rallying at the Capitol

On March 5, hundreds of students and their supporters from around New York State converged on the state capitol. GSEU and other university labor leaders were there, including leadership from CUNY's...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 29, 2012

Victory at Manhattan Chrysler Jeep Dodge Fiat

On Monday March 26th, our members @ MCJDF were joined by 259ers from other 11th Avenue shops at a lunch time rally. In bargaining, MCJDF had been seeking other concessions from the Union and this was...

by Mia Jorgenson | on Mar 29, 2012

GSEU Arrested at Capitol

Already this month, members of the Graduate Student Employees Union have been especially active in demonstrations for student and worker's rights. On March 5, members from across the state...

by Steve Flanagan | on Mar 28, 2012

We Turn Jobs When We All Do Our Part

Brothers and sisters, we have some good news to report. We have been picketing Hilton in Melville for some time now. Local 66 first put up a line on December 15th. Due to the hard work of the...

by Rollando Scott | on Mar 26, 2012

VoIP Deregulation taken out of Governor's budget!

CWA made close to 1,300 calls to the Governor's office to oppose permanent deregulation of VoIP in his budget. We spent the last month lobbying the Assembly Members in Albany and here in the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 25, 2012

Workers Memorial Mass 2012

Thanks to UCOMM Radio sponsor Starfire Printing for printing on the house 1,000 flyers and 50 color posters for the Workers Memorial Mass this year. We pay homage to workers who died on the job at...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 25, 2012

Funeral for Middle Class Jobs

Hundreds gathered outside Verizon in Patchogue Long Island on March 22nd as members of the Communications Workers of America carried a coffin symbolizing a funeral for Middle Class Jobs led by the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 20, 2012

Fight for Good Jobs

All will gather at Verizon HQ 140 West St. in Lower Manhattan at 6:00 pm. WE WILL BE WALKING ACROSS THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE. PLEASE MEET AT CADMAN PLAZA PARK AT 4:30

by Rollando Scott | on Mar 14, 2012

Hand-written letter campaign

There will be a crucial US Senate anti-trust committee meeting soon on the proposed deal between Verizon and the cable companies which would destroy our jobs and hurt our customers. We need to work...

by Rollando Scott | on Mar 14, 2012

Giving up the right to regulate VoIP phone service is BAD for Verizon and Cable workers

Giving up the right to regulate VoIP phone service is BAD for Verizon and Cable workers. DON'T LET IT HAPPEN CALL RIGHT NOW 1109! Public Service Commission (PSC) regulation of phone...

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