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"I Haven't Eaten for 3 Days in Solidarity"--Stories from a Hunger Striker 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2013 Apr 2013 5 435
#thankaworker 0 nadinbrzezinski Jul 2012 Jul 2012 6 493
$1,000 grant helps retired BCTGM member pay big medical bills 0 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 477
"Great Recovery" creates shitty jobs. Good jobs mostly history 8 Teamster Jeff May 5 May 8 34 572
"If this is the deal, Philly teachers should strike" 4 Teamster Jeff Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 612
"Made in USA" Forum 24 AndyTiedye Dec 2011 Jun 8 7 3510
"sisters in the brotherhood" book 0 ellenrr Apr 2014 Apr 2014 5 162
"Thinking Globally, Acting Locally" In the Minimum Wage Fight 0 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 2 209
"Wage Theft Comics: Crime and Justice": What to Do About Bosses Not Paying Up 1 Starry Messenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 6 411
"Yesterday they called me a 'union thug'; 0 Smarmie Doofus Dec 2012 Dec 2012 6 646
'Right to work' vote in Missouri House could have narrow margin 0 Sherman A1 Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 221
'Solidarity Kick-Off" In Wisconsin Launches Door-To-Door Gov. Walker Recall Effort 1 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 6 648
'Walmart moms' walk off the job in protest at pay and conditions 0 Eugene Jun 4 Jun 4 12 272
(Arkansas Best Corp) ABF, Teamsters Extend Contract to Allow Vote 4 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 812
(Aussie Style Attack) The nature of work will be transformed once workers relinquish penalty rates. 1 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 221
(For immediate release: Friday, Feb. 24, 2012) President Obama joins UAW members at conference 0 Omaha Steve Feb 2012 Feb 2012 8 449
(IL) Lawmakers convening special session on pensions 2 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 279
(MN) Job openings: Attorney/Business Agent and Communications Professional 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 443
(MO) Senate, House plan hearings on Boeing incentives 3 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 329
(NLRB) Acting General Counsel releases summary of operations for FY 2012 1 Omaha Steve Jan 2013 Jan 2013 2 388
(NLRB) Board invites briefs on question of faculty member status 1 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 1 684
(NLRB) Pilot program under consideration to consolidate Regional Offices 0 Omaha Steve Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 660
(NLRB) Regional Office restructuring approved by Board, to take effect December 10 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 518
(NYT) After Riskier Bets, Pension Funds Struggle to Keep Up 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2012 Apr 2012 1 598
(NYT) As Large Companies Opt Out, Concerns Grow for Workers’ Compensation System 1 Omaha Steve Apr 2012 Apr 2012 0 913
(NYT) Merger of Performers’ Unions Approved 1 Omaha Steve Apr 2012 Apr 2012 0 699
(Obama) Labor factoid of the day... 0 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 3 429
(Psst Nads) Nixon No Match for Postal Workers (Great Postal Strike of 1970) 3 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 3 1054
(UAW-VW) Collective bargaining gets bad rap Op-Ed 1 Omaha Steve Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 297
(Union job openings) Weekly Summary of Communications Postings for August 3, 2012 1 Omaha Steve Aug 2012 Aug 2012 3 597
(union) Proposal for Offutt AF base to deal with furloughs sparks firestorm 5 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 2 788
10 Jobs You Probably Didn't Know Were Union Jobs (plus video) 1 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 7 601
10,000 oil rig construction jobs lost as North Sea contracts go to Korea 2 eridani Jan 2013 Jan 2013 2 838
100 Airport food workers ratify first contract!!! 0 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 5 451
103 years later: profits are STILL more important than people 1 Omaha Steve Mar 2014 Mar 2014 4 555
11,000 transit, ground-passenger transportation jobs lost in April 2 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 3 881
12 arrested in Occupy protest to support post office 2 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 3 708
12 arrests made at St. Louis fast food protests 3 Sherman A1 Aug 2013 Sep 2013 3 502
12 Banks Sued by Sheet-Metal Union Over Credit-Swap ‘Fix’ (1) 1 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 2 465
12 Workers are Killed Daily on the Job in America 1 Modern School Apr 2012 Apr 2012 2 656
12 Workers Are Killed On the Job Every Day in Our Country 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2013 Apr 2013 5 329
125 Years Representing SMART Workers 0 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 1 357
13,000 Missouri Home Care Workers Win Final Legal Challenge, Now Set to Bargain First Union Contract 1 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 5 491
14 arrested during Patriot Coal protest 2 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 Apr 2013 4 566
150 Workers Die Every Day From Injuries Or Occupational Diseases 0 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 4 350
1937 Minnesota timber strikes led to regional leadership role for union 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2014 Jan 2014 3 179
2 Bangladesh garment factories show effort, lapses 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 445
2 Job openings (MN) 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2012 Apr 2012 2 645
2 Jobs: Communications and Web/Graphics with AFSCME (Women, people of color and LGBT welcome) 0 Omaha Steve Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 745
2 NY labor cases lead to $2.25M in payouts to employees 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2012 Dec 2012 7 450
2 Omaha business owners accused of stealing $708,000 (employees’ pension and health benefit plans) 1 Omaha Steve Jun 20 Jun 22 3 290
2 workers injured in fall at Old Market job site 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 203
2013 Ashley Rukes GLBT Pride Parade Sunday 6-30-13 Minneapolis, MN 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 385
3 Asian workers drown after Saudi oil rig sinks 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 215
3 Catholic labor sites 1 dcsmart Jan 2013 Jan 2013 4 451
3 Years Without a Raise: Campaign for Higher Minimum Pay Launches 0 Omaha Steve Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 495
30 Detroit Labor Unions Sell Souls for Illusion of Security 1 Modern School Mar 2012 Mar 2012 2 1020
300,000 Cambodian garment workers join anti-government protests 0 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 3 229
39 Die in Odessa as Pro-regime Rioters Set Trade Union Building Ablaze 0 Omaha Steve May 5 May 5 1 170
4 anti-worker Governors in political trouble, polls say 2 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 Apr 2013 7 686
4 injured, two missing in Gulf oil rig fire 0 struggle4progress Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 378
4-27-14 in GD 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 223
45,000 workers march in support of Second Bill of Rights 4 Starry Messenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 6 880
46 lawyers seek union status 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 720
5 Things You Need to Know About the Immigration Agreement 3 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 595
5 Things You Need to Know About the ‘Comp Time’ Bill 7 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 May 2013 10 962
50,000 metalworkers strike for more pay - Germany 0 Teamster Jeff May 2013 May 2013 2 411
6 minutes a day for bathroom breaks? Union cries foul 5 Omaha Steve Jul 12 Jul 12 9 271
6 Ways to Juice Up the Labor Movement 3 Omaha Steve Dec 2012 Dec 2012 4 711
72% of 2012 NYC Construction Deaths Took Place on Non-Union Work Sites 6 Omaha Steve Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 1101
A 'Smoking Gun' in TN Pols' Anti-UAW Campaign? 0 unhappycamper Apr 2014 Apr 2014 7 488
A 100-Year-Old Idea That Could Transform the Labor Movement 1 Sherman A1 May 2013 May 2013 15 761
A book for Labor Day: Playing Bigger Than You Are - A Life In Organizing 0 Starry Messenger Sep 2012 Sep 2012 2 477
A chicken fight: Nebraska group opposes rule aimed at boosting poultry plants' processing speeds 0 Omaha Steve Feb 2014 Feb 2014 6 160
A Civil Right to Unionize 0 groovedaddy Mar 2012 Mar 2012 7 441
A couple more R's gets this on the front page!!! 0 Omaha Steve May 4 May 4 9 402
A full 23% of Americans have been fired in the last four years 2 Teamster Jeff Feb 2013 Feb 2013 7 594
A Gathering Storm Over ‘Right to Work’ in Indiana 1 groovedaddy Jan 2012 Jan 2012 1 633
A great labor post in GD by louis_c 0 Starry Messenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 1 609
A Happy Labor Day to All! 7 Sherman A1 Sep 2013 Sep 2013 5 522
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