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by Brian Young | on Apr 09, 2021

Union: Amazon's Illegal Actions During Union Vote

On Friday, the most high-profile union election in decades concluded with workers overwhelmingly voting against the union with a vote of 738 in favor and 1,798 against. There were also 76 voided...

by Brian Young | on Apr 07, 2021

Colectivo Coffee Union Vote Tied

In Wisconsin and Illinois, workers at Colectivo, a midwestern coffee company, have organized and held a vote on joining the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) 494. For over a...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 05, 2021

NLRB Finds Amazon Illegally Fired Workers

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has been on a hot streak over the last few weeks. After finding Tesla guilty of union-busting and settling a similar case with Google, they have now...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 01, 2021

Why is the Amazon Union Vote Count Taking So Long?

On Monday, all votes were submitted in the historic Amazon union vote at the Bessemer, Alabama warehouse. While only 6,000 people were eligible to vote, it is expected to take days or possibly weeks...

by Brian Young | on Mar 31, 2021

Supreme Court Hears NCAA Athlete Pay Case

As March Madness comes down to the Final Four, the Supreme Court heard an important case concerning challenging amateurism, the ability of college athletes in football and basketball to get paid, and...

by Brian Young | on Mar 31, 2021

Biden Proposes $2T Infrastructure and Jobs Plan

For four years Trump promised an infrastructure week and a massive infrastructure plan. The failure to deliver became a joke on the internet as he finished his term without any substantial proposal....

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 30, 2021

Biden Creates OffShore Wind Zone

Across the country, states are moving away from fossil fuels and moving towards renewable sources of energy. One of those sources is offshore wind. While popular in other parts of the world, offshore...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 26, 2021

Tesla Found Guilty of Unionbusting

In 2018, Tesla CEO Elon Musk wrote on Twitter “Nothing stopping Tesla team at our car plant from voting union. Could do so tmrw if they wanted. But why pay union dues & give up stock...

by Brian Young | on Mar 24, 2021

NLRB Lawyer: Keep Union Insignia Rule

Over the past few months President Biden and his appointees have worked to overturn a number of Trump initiatives. Some of these include getting rid of Trump’s anti-union executive orders and...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 24, 2021

Link: Cops and Capitol Insurgency

On January 6th a mob of angry Trump supporters stormed the US Capitol in an attempt to stop the Congress from approving the Electoral College vote that would make Joe Biden the President. The...