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Silent Omaha Steve Appreciation Thread. [View all] 183 MindfulOne Oct 2015 Oct 2015 224 10043
I sent a proud Tea Party member into shock recently, and he still hasn't recovered. [View all] 72 livingonearth Aug 2014 Aug 2014 165 14956
White House pushes ahead with plan to slash pensions for up to one million retirees [View all] 52 Mika Feb 2016 Feb 2016 96 7091
No! I will not be silent! 49 MannyGoldstein Oct 2015 Oct 2015 197 3799
How A Giant Restaurant Conglomerate Teamed Up With Banks To Stiff Its Workers 48 Snarkoleptic May 2016 May 2016 117 6005
Thank you, Skinner, Elad and especially, Omaha Steve 39 marym625 May 2015 May 2015 120 3312
Laid off workers at Disney made to train foreign replacements 37 Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Jun 2015 Jun 2015 34 3094
poll for name of group (Poll) 36 marym625 May 2015 Jun 2015 18 2082
Wal-Mart wage hike to $15 an hour would cost it $4.95 billion: study 31 Eugene Jun 2016 Jun 2016 6 1474
Are mainstream media conspiring against unions? 23 merrily Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 2055
First Wisconsin casualty of 'Right to Work', major company moving to Minnesota 19 Panich52 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 121 4973
Meet the husband and wife team destroying Worker's Comp across America 18 n2doc Oct 2015 Oct 2015 67 2388
Uber's worst nightmare... 17 Sherman A1 Jan 2016 Feb 2016 36 2627
Wow! Thanks to being part of a union, My bosses cannot just work me! 16 Lady Freedom Returns Jul 2015 Jul 2015 35 1663
Verizon wants to bust the union 16 TexasTowelie Aug 2015 Aug 2015 32 1489
Podcast video: Ed Shultz and Larry Cohen (former Pres. of Communication Workers of America) 16 merrily Sep 2015 Sep 2015 6 1583
Why do the Republicans hate labor unions so much ? 16 steve2470 Jan 2015 Feb 2015 4 2119
Menard's contract threatens managers with 60% pay cut if union forms on their watch 13 Sherman A1 Dec 2015 Dec 2015 29 1885
As Nabisco Ships 600 Jobs Out of Chicago to Mexico, Maybe It’s Time To Give Up Oreos 12 Sherman A1 Aug 2015 Aug 2015 19 1246
Why the Tipped Minimum Wage Forces Me to Endure Harassment 12 eridani May 2016 May 2016 12 909
Verizon RIF today, tomorrow and next week 11 JustAnotherGen Oct 2015 Oct 2015 2 2992
SEIU Endorses Hillary Clinton 11 NCTraveler Nov 2015 Nov 2015 1 996
More Americans Losing Their Jobs to H1-B Scabs 11 ymetca Feb 2015 Feb 2015 37 1744
I Have joind a union!!! 10 Lady Freedom Returns Jun 2015 Jun 2015 24 1182
Lucent retirees await ruling on pension assets 10 Omaha Steve Feb 2017 Feb 2017 10 1318
Bring Raise the Wage News to the Airwaves! (what did marym625 do now?) 9 Omaha Steve May 2015 May 2015 10 1116
UW cut trimmed but tenure, shared goverance changes infuriate faculty 9 TexasTowelie May 2015 May 2015 11 1699
Anger, resignation as massive pay gap prompts Carrier's Mexico move 9 Eugene Feb 2016 Feb 2016 10 1397
"Verizon workers can now be fired if they fix copper phone lines" 9 TexasProgresive Oct 2016 Oct 2016 33 2117
Teamsters Local 120 at Simplot in Grand Forks, ND go on strike 9 CatholicEdHead Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 4031
Right-to-work laws are union-hating Republican’s weapon of choice (xpost frm Poverty) 9 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 22 1286
I have just ended 37 years in the Telcom business this morning 8 TexasProgresive Feb 2015 Feb 2015 6 1098
Following the money, Clinton versus Sanders 8 Joe Magarac May 2015 May 2015 5 1090
Hillary Clinton and the American Worker 8 yallerdawg Jul 2015 Jul 2015 7 1191
So I've written a novel 8 catrose Apr 2016 May 2016 3 931
on nabisco moving jobs to mexico 8 niyad May 2016 May 2016 10 961
Unions refuse to endorse Murray, 3 Democratic House members 8 n2doc May 2016 May 2016 31 1144
Verizon Workers: Why they won 8 Teamster Jeff Jun 2016 Jun 2016 26 1291
The reason we don't feel there's been a recovery is that there hasn't been one 8 Teamster Jeff Sep 2014 Sep 2014 31 1515
The Loss of the Edmund Fitzgerald 10 November 1975 7 Sherman A1 Nov 2015 Nov 2015 9 1202
No mention of "75% of members support Clinton" in a letter from my SEIU local 7 friendly_iconoclast Nov 2015 Nov 2015 1 906
Union membership in Wisconsin plummets in wake of GOP measures 7 n2doc Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 1063
Reinforcing Ironworkers in High Demand 7 Go Vols Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 897
On Bill and Hillary's First Date... They Crossed a Picket Line. 7 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2016 Feb 2016 13 1074
Wisconsin appeals court grants stay, reinstates right-to-work law 7 Eugene May 2016 May 2016 0 774
Christie vetoes $15 an hour minimum wage bill pushed by N.J. Democrats 7 Eugene Aug 2016 Aug 2016 3 1120
Libbey Glass workers strike 7 hotrod0808 Oct 2016 Oct 2016 3 1195
‘Embarrassing’: Chicago Cubs caught cutting workers’ hours in attempt to avoid Obamacare 7 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 9 1353
Sunday At Last, Sunday Football! And It Comes with a Union Label 7 Omaha Steve Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 1082
Why the Democrats Need Labor Again 7 Omaha Steve Jan 2015 Jan 2015 2 984
Top US public employee union AFSCME gave $65M in 2014, mostly to Democrats, progressive groups 6 Omaha Steve Apr 2015 Apr 2015 12 1056
Anyone here familiar w. the Association for Union Democracy? 6 Smarmie Doofus Sep 2015 Sep 2015 0 954
Did any union members get a call 6 RoccoR5955 Sep 2015 Sep 2015 0 978
TPP: The vast majority of the recommendations made by organized labor were completely ignored 6 Teamster Jeff Nov 2015 Nov 2015 18 1205
only eight days until the faculty at the largest university in the U.S.... 6 mike_c Apr 2016 Apr 2016 13 1273
DuPont to end pension contribution for active employees 6 TexasTowelie Nov 2016 Nov 2016 1 523
Rep. Keith Ellison wants to make union organizing a civil right 6 Teamster Jeff Jul 2014 Aug 2014 21 2023
McDonald's 'Innovation Center' in Romeoville IL attempting to automate cashiers 6 Joe Magarac Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 4286
Employers’ theft from Worker Wages 3 times more than all other Theft in US 6 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 42 1698
Understanding Common Core is about seeing a much larger picture 6 Teamster Jeff Sep 2014 Sep 2014 7 1294
Justices Will Decide Whether Workers Must Endure Unpaid Inconvenience 6 Sherman A1 Oct 2014 Oct 2014 4 1311
Walmart Store Holding Thanksgiving Food Drive For Its Own Workers 6 Joe Magarac Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 1061
Want to Be Happy? Join a union 6 antigop Jan 2015 Jan 2015 5 1048
Missouri legislators vote to lower workers’ wages 5 Sherman A1 Feb 2015 Feb 2015 4 1351
Over 1200 People Came to SDSU to March for $15 Edit 5 nadinbrzezinski Apr 2015 Apr 2015 8 916
Need Advice for NY State Nurses and Labor 5 MattBaggins May 2015 May 2015 0 854
Pfefferneuse cookies 5 LiberalElite Dec 2015 Dec 2015 8 1037
How Scalia’s Death May Grant Public-Sector Unions A Reprieve 5 Starry Messenger Feb 2016 Feb 2016 10 1268
Labor Leaders Applaud Supreme Court Nomination, Demand Senators #DoYourJob 5 Omaha Steve Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1160
BREAKING: The Biggest Legal Attack On Unions In Decades Is Dead 5 dana_b Mar 2016 Mar 2016 10 1112
I don't know who had a bone to pick with me but YOU screwed the DU on a INTERNATIONAL breaking story 5 Omaha Steve May 2016 May 2016 6 736
GM to add 700 engineering jobs in Canada 5 LiberalFighter Jun 2016 Jun 2016 1 675
120,000 coal miners face loss of retirement benefits 5 TexasTowelie Dec 2016 Dec 2016 5 1237
Restaurants run by labor secretary nominee report 'disturbing' rates of sexual harassment 5 niyad Jan 2017 Jan 2017 7 1561
Senate Republicans Just Voted To Take Retirement Accounts Away From Low Income Workers 5 Panich52 Mar 2017 Mar 2017 4 2464
I have always supported labor and continue to do so.... 5 defacto7 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 1463
Tucker Carlson suspects school indoctrination plot because children are ‘just learning too much’ 5 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 5 1148
2,000 Boeing defense jobs leaving Puget Sound region 5 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 1328
Trans-Pacific Partnership Taking on Water, May Sink 5 Teamster Jeff Oct 2014 Oct 2014 10 1257
Macy’s To Cut Workers’ Thanksgiving Dinner Short 5 geardaddy Oct 2014 Oct 2014 4 1247
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