by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 03, 2016

Bianca brought back

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) recently issued a sweeping decision in the CWA’s Unfair Labor Practice charge against Verizon Wireless. They ordered that Bianca Cunningham, a Verizon...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 27, 2016

They did it, you can too!

The union movement is coming off a big high with the recent contract agreement between the Communications Workers of America (CWA), the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) and...

by United States D... | on May 27, 2016

The war is over

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez issued the following statement today regarding the ongoing labor dispute at Verizon:“Today, I am pleased to announce that the parties have reached an...

by Brian Young | on May 20, 2016

Drug addicts and drunks

Six weeks into the strike at Verizon, the company is struggling to find qualified scabs to get the companies work done.  The idiocy that Verizon has hired has come to light in the last few weeks...

by Press and Media | on May 20, 2016

No peace, no business

This article first appeared in Newsday by Nicholas Spangler.A Babylon Town Board resolution aligns the town with striking Verizon workers, condemns management and orders an end to municipal business...

by Brian Young | on May 18, 2016

Feds to mediate talks with Verizon and union

Striking employees at Verizon, who are entering their 6th week may be seeing some light at the end of the tunnel.  In a press release, United States Secretary of Labor Tom Perez announced that...

by United States D... | on May 15, 2016

Feds tell Verizon to bargain with the union

The U.S. Department of Labor today issued the following statement on the ongoing labor dispute involving Verizon workers. "A few days ago,  U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez...

by Press and Media | on May 12, 2016

To serve & protect (scabs)

A Monday morning protest by striking Verizon workers to give an early "wake-up call" to scabs at their Queens hotel ended with a police hit-and-run on a picketer--and hundreds of workers...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 05, 2016

Verizon CEO out of touch with reality

After 21 days of being on strike, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) brought their fight  to the Annual Verizon Shareholders Meeting in Albuquerque New Mexico.  CWA members from...

by Guest Post | on May 03, 2016

Don't cross the line

Right now, 39,000 working people at Verizon are out on the picket lines, standing up against corporate greed and defending good jobs for their families and those that follow.And they need our help....

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