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by Brian Young | on Jun 07, 2021

DHS Expands Bargaining Rights for TSA Employees

Nearly 20 years ago the Transportation Safety Agency (TSA) was formed following the 9/11 attacks. When they were formed, Transportation Safety Officers (TSO) were banned from joining a union,...

by Brian Young | on Jun 02, 2021

UFCW Inks National Cannabis Deal

With CBD legal for purchase nationwide and cannabis becoming legal in more and more states, these industries are becoming a new industry to organize. This organizing is being led by the United Food...

by Brian Young | on Jun 01, 2021

Controversial Insurgent to Run 90k Member Union

The largest state workers union in California, Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1000 has elected a new President, Richard Louis Brown. He unseated the previous President Yvonne...

by Brian Young | on May 27, 2021

Biden Selects Gwynne Wilcox for NLRB

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) currently has a 3-1 majority favoring Republicans, but that is about to change as President Biden has announced his pick for a vacant seat on the board....

by Kris LaGrange | on May 26, 2021

Shooting at Union Transit Facility

On Wednesday, a gunman opened fire on a San Jose light rail yard. The latest deadly shooting ended with at least eight people dead and countless others injured. The shooting took place at the...

by Press and Media | on May 26, 2021

Flight Attendant Assaulted

Yet another flight attendant was been injured after she was assaulted by an unruly passenger on a Southwest flight between Sacramento and San Diego. Find out more about the increasing violence...

by Phil Cohen | on May 24, 2021

Will Biden Repair Trump's Damage to the NLRB?

One of Donald Trump’s less-documented abuses of power has been his subversion of the National Labor Relations Board.  The NLRB was created by Franklin D. Roosevelt as part of the New Deal...

by Brian Young | on May 21, 2021

Seven Nooses Found at Amazon Facility

Community leaders and workers are up in arms after another racist incident at an Amazon warehouse in Connecticut. The incident happened at an Amazon warehouse that is being built in Windsor...

by Brian Young | on May 19, 2021

Regulate Self Driving Cars

As technology changes, autonomous vehicles are becoming more prevalent. Tesla has a self-driving car, Waymo, Uber, and Lyft are all testing them, and Amazon has spent years talking about using drones...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 14, 2021

Teachers Union: Reopen Schools this Fall

After a year and a half of remote or hybrid learning, the President of the nation’s two largest teachers' unions are calling for schools to be fully reopened to in-person learning in the...

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