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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 5 556
#thankaworker 0 nadinbrzezinski Jul 2012 Jul 2012 6 617
$1,000 grant helps retired BCTGM member pay big medical bills 0 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 639
>>>NEW FEATURE<<< Audio Labor History in 2:00 (for 1-6-15) 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 153
"Great Recovery" creates shitty jobs. Good jobs mostly history 8 Teamster Jeff May 2014 May 2014 34 968
"If this is the deal, Philly teachers should strike" 4 Teamster Jeff Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 784
"Made in USA" Forum 24 AndyTiedye Dec 2011 Jun 2014 7 4277
"sisters in the brotherhood" book 0 ellenrr Apr 2014 Apr 2014 5 327
"Thinking Globally, Acting Locally" In the Minimum Wage Fight 0 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 2 315
"Wage Theft Comics: Crime and Justice": What to Do About Bosses Not Paying Up 1 Starry Messenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 6 553
"Yesterday they called me a 'union thug'; 0 Smarmie Doofus Dec 2012 Dec 2012 6 811
'Right to work' fight over public employee unions heats up in Oregon, may go to 2016 ballot 0 Omaha Steve Mar 18 Mar 18 3 226
'Right to work' vote in Missouri House could have narrow margin 0 Sherman A1 Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 347
'Solidarity Kick-Off" In Wisconsin Launches Door-To-Door Gov. Walker Recall Effort 1 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 6 803
'Walmart moms' walk off the job in protest at pay and conditions 0 Eugene Jun 2014 Jun 2014 12 418
(AK) Unions spending big to defeat city labor law in November 0 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 332
(Arkansas Best Corp) ABF, Teamsters Extend Contract to Allow Vote 4 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 1043
(Aussie Style Attack) The nature of work will be transformed once workers relinquish penalty rates. 1 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 385
(CA) Economy Pension grapples with risk of total losses, plus billions 1 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 3 366
(IL) Lawmakers convening special session on pensions 2 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 415
(Illinois) Unions must be paid dues while 'fair share' case plays out, judge rules 0 Eugene Apr 11 Apr 11 3 248
(MN) Job openings: Attorney/Business Agent and Communications Professional 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 634
(MO) Senate, House plan hearings on Boeing incentives 3 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 498
(NLRB) Acting General Counsel releases summary of operations for FY 2012 1 Omaha Steve Jan 2013 Jan 2013 2 519
(NLRB) Board invites briefs on question of faculty member status 1 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 1 816
(NLRB) Regional Office restructuring approved by Board, to take effect December 10 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 758
(Obama) Labor factoid of the day... 0 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 3 557
(UAW-VW) Collective bargaining gets bad rap Op-Ed 1 Omaha Steve Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 464
(Union job openings) Weekly Summary of Communications Postings for August 3, 2012 1 Omaha Steve Aug 2012 Aug 2012 3 788
(UNION member Painters and Allied Trades - IUPAT) Democrat Pocan elected to 2nd term in US House 0 Omaha Steve Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 381
(union) Proposal for Offutt AF base to deal with furloughs sparks firestorm 5 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 2 966
(xpost) Illinois AG Says GOP Governor's Anti-Union Proposals Illegal 0 Eugene Mar 20 Mar 20 3 321
1 man dead, 1 injured after railcar explodes in Omaha 0 Omaha Steve Apr 14 Apr 14 0 156
1 worker who survived tanker blast was atop railcar wearing harness (video interview of surviver) 0 Omaha Steve Apr 16 Apr 16 2 160
1,000 Nurses to Walk off the Job at U. of I. Hospital Tuesday (Update: Strike Averted) 0 Omaha Steve Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 259
1,700 striking FairPoint workers don’t have union strike fund 0 Omaha Steve Oct 2014 Oct 2014 4 278
10 Jobs You Probably Didn't Know Were Union Jobs (plus video) 1 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 7 749
10,000 oil rig construction jobs lost as North Sea contracts go to Korea 2 eridani Jan 2013 Jan 2013 2 1166
100 Airport food workers ratify first contract!!! 0 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 5 574
103 years later: profits are STILL more important than people 1 Omaha Steve Mar 2014 Mar 2014 4 2343
12 arrested in Occupy protest to support post office 2 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 3 865
12 arrests made at St. Louis fast food protests 3 Sherman A1 Aug 2013 Sep 2013 3 660
12 Banks Sued by Sheet-Metal Union Over Credit-Swap ‘Fix’ (1) 1 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 2 610
12 Workers Are Killed On the Job Every Day in Our Country 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2013 Apr 2013 5 448
125 Years Representing SMART Workers 0 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 1 479
13 Labor Events And Organizers Who We Should Teach About During Black History Month 0 Omaha Steve Feb 24 Feb 24 1 150
13,000 Missouri Home Care Workers Win Final Legal Challenge, Now Set to Bargain First Union Contract 1 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 5 675
14 arrested during Patriot Coal protest 2 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 Apr 2013 4 719
150 Workers Die Every Day From Injuries Or Occupational Diseases 0 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 4 468
1914: Coal strike ends 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2014 Dec 2014 1 197
1937 Minnesota timber strikes led to regional leadership role for union 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2014 Jan 2014 3 308
2 Bangladesh garment factories show effort, lapses 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 684
2 big unions back 'yes' side in oil tax referendum, countering 4 unions' push for 'no' 1 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 344
2 in LBN (1 isn't mine :-) ) 3 in GD one on the trending now 0 Omaha Steve Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 323
2 Jobs: Communications and Web/Graphics with AFSCME (Women, people of color and LGBT welcome) 0 Omaha Steve Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 1006
2 NY labor cases lead to $2.25M in payouts to employees 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2012 Dec 2012 7 562
2 Omaha business owners accused of stealing $708,000 (employees’ pension and health benefit plans) 1 Omaha Steve Jun 2014 Jun 2014 3 610
2 workers injured in fall at Old Market job site 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 320
2,000 Boeing defense jobs leaving Puget Sound region 5 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 709
2-28-15 TWO more in LBN now... 0 Omaha Steve Feb 28 Feb 28 0 205
2013 Ashley Rukes GLBT Pride Parade Sunday 6-30-13 Minneapolis, MN 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 551
2015 OSHA Violations 0 Sherman A1 Wednesday Wednesday 1 157
216, say that again...two hundred and sixteen, or something, something, beer (new link) 4 Omaha Steve Jan 30 Jan 31 1 275
3 Asian workers drown after Saudi oil rig sinks 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 337
3 Catholic labor sites 1 dcsmart Jan 2013 Jan 2013 4 612
3 Years Without a Raise: Campaign for Higher Minimum Pay Launches 0 Omaha Steve Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 621
3-13-15 Labor History in 2:00 min the year was 1906 0 Omaha Steve Mar 13 Mar 13 1 185
3-14-15 Labor History the year was 1954 in 2:00 minutes 0 Omaha Steve Mar 14 Mar 14 1 201
3-15-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1887 0 Omaha Steve Mar 15 Mar 15 2 210
3-17-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1966 Labor History in 2:00 1 Omaha Steve Mar 17 Mar 17 1 204
3-18-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1970 Labor History in 2:00 0 Omaha Steve Mar 18 Mar 18 0 195
3-19-15 Is it unpatriotic to go on strike when the nation is at war? Labor History in 2:00 1 Omaha Steve Mar 19 Mar 19 0 197
3-20-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1937 Labor History in 2:00 0 Omaha Steve Mar 20 Mar 20 2 198
3-20-15 Over in LBN.... and a shout out 0 Omaha Steve Mar 20 Mar 20 3 212
3-21-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1857 Labor History in 2:00 0 Omaha Steve Mar 21 Mar 21 3 214
3-22-15 read a book or heard a story by Mark Twain...Labor History in 2:00 1 Omaha Steve Mar 22 Mar 22 2 215
3-23-15 “Yellow Dog Contracts” Labor History in 2:00 0 Omaha Steve Mar 23 Mar 23 0 172
3-24-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1974 in 2:00 minutes 0 Omaha Steve Mar 26 Mar 26 0 190
3-25-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1911 Labor History in 2:00 0 Omaha Steve Mar 26 Mar 26 1 203
3-26-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1944 in 2:00 0 Omaha Steve Mar 26 Mar 26 0 203
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