News From: Union

by Brian Young | on Apr 08, 2020

Target Delivery Workers Strike

With stores overrun with customers, they are becoming key places for new infections. Supermarkets are obviously essential, but people are looking for ways to avoid them. Delivery services like Amazon...

by Brian Young | on Apr 06, 2020

13,000 Carpenters Strike in Massachusetts

Last week, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker shut down all non-essential work in the state to stop the spread of COVID-19. However, construction workers who are working on residential projects...

by Brian Young | on Apr 03, 2020

Trump Permits Decert's in 45 days

While most non-essential services are shut down, union elections are suspended, and most of America is working from home worrying about a global pandemic, Trump’s National Labor Relations Board...

by Mohammed Sarker | on Apr 01, 2020

Amazon Fires Worker for Organizing

Let’s clear the ambiguity: America is at war, a total war against an invisible enemy that threatens all of us, regardless of age, ideology, class or creed. This enemy, of course, is COVID-19,...

by Brian Young | on Mar 27, 2020

Union Finds 39 Million N95 Masks

The federal government, state governments, and private hospitals all are in a race to find masks to protect healthcare workers and first responders. While many are reporting having difficulty finding...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 25, 2020

Perdue Workers Walk Out

While many workers are working from home to stop the spread of COVID-19 some workers are still forced to go to work. At many businesses that are deemed “essential,” workers are getting...

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 Press and Media | on Mar 19, 2020

Solidarity in Times of Social Distancing

With Coronavirus spreading, here are some tips for staying sane and in solidarity with your fellow workers. Read more below from HuffPost.

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 18, 2020

How Unions are Bargaining Coronavirus Protections

With coronavirus spreading throughout the world, workers in a number of industries have faced uncertain futures. Sports leagues have been canceled, and jobs have shut down. However, for some union...