Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 

June 27, 2017

On This Day in 1985

A 26-day strike of New York City hotels by 26,000 workers—the first such walkout in 50 years—ends with a 5-year contract calling for big wage and benefit gains.

Member Login
Username:

Password:


Not registered yet?
Click Here to sign-up

Forgot Your Login?


Labor Headlines

US labour news headlines from LabourStart

Why Workplace Organizing Remains Essential for Workers and the Fight Against Rising U.S. Economic Inequality
Posted On: Apr 17, 2017
Apr. 17, 2017  | THE FUTURE OF LABOR | … In today’s tilted field of U.S. labor relations, even highly profitable employers can make extraordinary economic demands backed by threats to outsource or sub-contract work. Strikes have been transformed from a legitimate and important form of worker leverage into high-risk confrontations that may leave workers without gains or jobs. At stake are not just the dollars and cents on the table but whether employers will continue to bargain in good faith at all… scholarsstrategynetwork.org


UnionActive Newswire
 
Join the Newswire!
Updated: Jun. 27 (13:01)

So How Much Is Too Much?
Teamsters local 570
So How Much Is Too Much?
Teamsters Local 355
Will & Grundy Counties Area Construction Rates Effective June 1, 2017
Teamsters Local 179
So How Much Is Too Much?
Teamsters Local 992
Teamsters Call On Lawmakers to Prioritize Workers in Self Driving Discussion
Teamsters Local 455
Tickets Available!!!
IBEW Local 191
 
     
 
 
Teamsters Local 355
Copyright © 2017, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

593115 hits since Jan 01, 2010
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image