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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 5 492
#thankaworker 0 nadinbrzezinski Jul 2012 Jul 2012 6 557
$1,000 grant helps retired BCTGM member pay big medical bills 0 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 550
"Great Recovery" creates shitty jobs. Good jobs mostly history 8 Teamster Jeff May 2014 May 2014 34 736
"If this is the deal, Philly teachers should strike" 4 Teamster Jeff Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 690
"Made in USA" Forum 24 AndyTiedye Dec 2011 Jun 2014 7 3855
"sisters in the brotherhood" book 0 ellenrr Apr 2014 Apr 2014 5 238
"Thinking Globally, Acting Locally" In the Minimum Wage Fight 0 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 2 253
"Wage Theft Comics: Crime and Justice": What to Do About Bosses Not Paying Up 1 Starry Messenger Sep 2013 Sep 2013 6 469
"Yesterday they called me a 'union thug'; 0 Smarmie Doofus Dec 2012 Dec 2012 6 710
'Right to work' vote in Missouri House could have narrow margin 0 Sherman A1 Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 280
'Solidarity Kick-Off" In Wisconsin Launches Door-To-Door Gov. Walker Recall Effort 1 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 6 713
'Walmart moms' walk off the job in protest at pay and conditions 0 Eugene Jun 2014 Jun 2014 12 339
(AK) Unions spending big to defeat city labor law in November 0 unhappycamper Sep 10 Sep 10 1 236
(Arkansas Best Corp) ABF, Teamsters Extend Contract to Allow Vote 4 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 2 906
(Aussie Style Attack) The nature of work will be transformed once workers relinquish penalty rates. 1 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 289
(CA) Economy Pension grapples with risk of total losses, plus billions 1 unhappycamper Sep 5 Sep 5 3 237
(For immediate release: Friday, Feb. 24, 2012) President Obama joins UAW members at conference 0 Omaha Steve Feb 2012 Feb 2012 8 504
(IL) Lawmakers convening special session on pensions 2 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 343
(MN) Job openings: Attorney/Business Agent and Communications Professional 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 535
(MO) Senate, House plan hearings on Boeing incentives 3 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 405
(NLRB) Acting General Counsel releases summary of operations for FY 2012 1 Omaha Steve Jan 2013 Jan 2013 2 440
(NLRB) Board invites briefs on question of faculty member status 1 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 1 750
(NLRB) Pilot program under consideration to consolidate Regional Offices 0 Omaha Steve Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 723
(NLRB) Regional Office restructuring approved by Board, to take effect December 10 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 629
(NYT) After Riskier Bets, Pension Funds Struggle to Keep Up 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2012 Apr 2012 1 656
(NYT) As Large Companies Opt Out, Concerns Grow for Workers’ Compensation System 1 Omaha Steve Apr 2012 Apr 2012 0 985
(NYT) Merger of Performers’ Unions Approved 1 Omaha Steve Apr 2012 Apr 2012 0 767
(Obama) Labor factoid of the day... 0 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 3 483
(Psst Nads) Nixon No Match for Postal Workers (Great Postal Strike of 1970) 3 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 3 1165
(UAW-VW) Collective bargaining gets bad rap Op-Ed 1 Omaha Steve Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 375
(Union job openings) Weekly Summary of Communications Postings for August 3, 2012 1 Omaha Steve Aug 2012 Aug 2012 3 671
(UNION member Painters and Allied Trades - IUPAT) Democrat Pocan elected to 2nd term in US House 0 Omaha Steve Nov 5 Nov 5 2 265
(union) Proposal for Offutt AF base to deal with furloughs sparks firestorm 5 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 2 856
1,000 Nurses to Walk off the Job at U. of I. Hospital Tuesday (Update: Strike Averted) 0 Omaha Steve Oct 23 Oct 23 1 137
1,700 striking FairPoint workers don’t have union strike fund 0 Omaha Steve Oct 20 Oct 20 4 178
10 Jobs You Probably Didn't Know Were Union Jobs (plus video) 1 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 7 660
10,000 oil rig construction jobs lost as North Sea contracts go to Korea 2 eridani Jan 2013 Jan 2013 2 940
100 Airport food workers ratify first contract!!! 0 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 5 504
103 years later: profits are STILL more important than people 1 Omaha Steve Mar 2014 Mar 2014 4 1262
11,000 transit, ground-passenger transportation jobs lost in April 2 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 3 953
12 arrested in Occupy protest to support post office 2 Omaha Steve May 2012 May 2012 3 778
12 arrests made at St. Louis fast food protests 3 Sherman A1 Aug 2013 Sep 2013 3 576
12 Banks Sued by Sheet-Metal Union Over Credit-Swap ‘Fix’ (1) 1 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 2 528
12 Workers are Killed Daily on the Job in America 1 Modern School Apr 2012 Apr 2012 2 721
12 Workers Are Killed On the Job Every Day in Our Country 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2013 Apr 2013 5 376
125 Years Representing SMART Workers 0 Omaha Steve Mar 2013 Mar 2013 1 419
13,000 Missouri Home Care Workers Win Final Legal Challenge, Now Set to Bargain First Union Contract 1 Omaha Steve Nov 2012 Nov 2012 5 572
14 arrested during Patriot Coal protest 2 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 Apr 2013 4 630
150 Workers Die Every Day From Injuries Or Occupational Diseases 0 Omaha Steve May 2013 May 2013 4 402
1937 Minnesota timber strikes led to regional leadership role for union 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2014 Jan 2014 3 237
2 Bangladesh garment factories show effort, lapses 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 522
2 big unions back 'yes' side in oil tax referendum, countering 4 unions' push for 'no' 1 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 3 207
2 in LBN (1 isn't mine :-) ) 3 in GD one on the trending now 0 Omaha Steve Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 210
2 Job openings (MN) 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2012 Apr 2012 2 723
2 Jobs: Communications and Web/Graphics with AFSCME (Women, people of color and LGBT welcome) 0 Omaha Steve Jul 2012 Jul 2012 1 839
2 NY labor cases lead to $2.25M in payouts to employees 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2012 Dec 2012 7 500
2 Omaha business owners accused of stealing $708,000 (employees’ pension and health benefit plans) 1 Omaha Steve Jun 2014 Jun 2014 3 451
2 workers injured in fall at Old Market job site 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 251
2,000 Boeing defense jobs leaving Puget Sound region 5 unhappycamper Oct 5 Oct 5 1 523
2013 Ashley Rukes GLBT Pride Parade Sunday 6-30-13 Minneapolis, MN 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 464
3 Asian workers drown after Saudi oil rig sinks 0 Omaha Steve Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 267
3 Catholic labor sites 1 dcsmart Jan 2013 Jan 2013 4 512
3 Years Without a Raise: Campaign for Higher Minimum Pay Launches 0 Omaha Steve Jul 2012 Jul 2012 2 551
30 Detroit Labor Unions Sell Souls for Illusion of Security 1 Modern School Mar 2012 Mar 2012 2 1089
300,000 Cambodian garment workers join anti-government protests 0 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 3 304
39 Die in Odessa as Pro-regime Rioters Set Trade Union Building Ablaze 0 Omaha Steve May 2014 May 2014 1 249
4 anti-worker Governors in political trouble, polls say 2 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 Apr 2013 7 754
4 injured, two missing in Gulf oil rig fire 0 struggle4progress Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 437
4 LabourStart books will be available free of charge to download for the Amazon Kindle 4 4 days 3 Omaha Steve Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 435
4-27-14 in GD 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 287
45,000 workers march in support of Second Bill of Rights 4 Starry Messenger Aug 2012 Aug 2012 6 961
46 lawyers seek union status 0 Omaha Steve Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 801
5 Things You Need to Know About the Immigration Agreement 3 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 665
5 Things You Need to Know About the ‘Comp Time’ Bill 7 Teamster Jeff Apr 2013 May 2013 10 1092
50,000 metalworkers strike for more pay - Germany 0 Teamster Jeff May 2013 May 2013 2 464
6 minutes a day for bathroom breaks? Union cries foul 5 Omaha Steve Jul 2014 Jul 2014 9 838
6 Ways to Juice Up the Labor Movement 3 Omaha Steve Dec 2012 Dec 2012 4 781
72% of 2012 NYC Construction Deaths Took Place on Non-Union Work Sites 6 Omaha Steve Apr 2013 Apr 2013 2 1218
A "Bill of Rights" for San Francisco's Retail Workers 0 Sherman A1 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 177
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