News From: World

by Brian Young | on Sep 07, 2017

Canada to United States: Repeal Right to Work

This week, Mexico, Canada, and the United States sat down in Mexico City to hold talks on renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). During the talks, labor rights took a central...

by Press and Media | on Aug 14, 2017

Call for Work Stopage over Kenya Election

Every now and then we like to give world news to show the power of unions. Here is a story about a proposed work stoppage in Kenya over the disputed election. We haven’t had a national  ...

by Press and Media | on Jul 05, 2017

Preventing Another Bangladesh Burn

Global unions and some major fashion retailors have agreed to continue to work together to better safety standards in Bangladesh for the next three years.  Read more from ABC below.

by Press and Media | on Jun 30, 2017

Holy Father: Unions are Prophetic

The Pope once again had strong words of support for union workers at his recent address of the Confederation of Trade Unions.  Read coverage of the address from Vox.

by Press and Media | on Jun 30, 2017

Jailed Ivanka Trump Shoes Unionist Freed

NYU's Cohen called it saving face.

by Guest Post | on Jun 26, 2017

Canada Repeals Laws Aimed at Crippling Unions

Making good on a campaign pledge, the Liberal government under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau passed Bill C-4 into law, reversing the course set by the previous administration. One, Bill C-377,...

by Rachel Cossio | on Jun 01, 2017

Arrested at the Trump shoe factory

As a result of an investigation to uncover excessive labor abuses in a Chinese shoe factory, Hua Haifeng has been arrested and two others have gone missing, presumed to be detained. The three men...

by Press and Media | on May 11, 2017

Elon gets a German spanking

Remember this weirdo, offering yogurt and roller coasters instead of job security, take a look at how the German unions are dealing with this guy.

by Press and Media | on May 02, 2017

French unions split on new prez

The French Presidential Election is down to it’s final two candidates and they are sprinting towards the finish before French voters head to the polls.  At yesterday's May Day rallies...

by Brian Young | on May 01, 2017

Everybody but America

Everything that you see in American media about May Day is meant to scare you. Pictures and video of brown people in masks waving red flags is meant to divide and conquer the American workforce. In...