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Silent Omaha Steve Appreciation Thread. [View all] 183 MindfulOne Oct 2015 Oct 2015 224 10189
White House pushes ahead with plan to slash pensions for up to one million retirees [View all] 52 Mika Feb 2016 Feb 2016 96 7190
No! I will not be silent! 49 MannyGoldstein Oct 2015 Oct 2015 197 3952
How A Giant Restaurant Conglomerate Teamed Up With Banks To Stiff Its Workers 48 Snarkoleptic May 2016 May 2016 117 6164
Thank you, Skinner, Elad and especially, Omaha Steve 39 marym625 May 2015 May 2015 120 3399
Laid off workers at Disney made to train foreign replacements 37 Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Jun 2015 Jun 2015 34 3180
poll for name of group (Poll) 36 marym625 May 2015 Jun 2015 18 2149
Wal-Mart wage hike to $15 an hour would cost it $4.95 billion: study 31 Eugene Jun 2016 Jun 2016 6 1564
Are mainstream media conspiring against unions? 23 merrily Sep 2014 Sep 2014 4 2149
First Wisconsin casualty of 'Right to Work', major company moving to Minnesota 19 Panich52 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 121 5017
Meet the husband and wife team destroying Worker's Comp across America 18 n2doc Oct 2015 Oct 2015 67 2447
Uber's worst nightmare... 17 Sherman A1 Jan 2016 Feb 2016 36 2699
Wow! Thanks to being part of a union, My bosses cannot just work me! 16 Lady Freedom Returns Jul 2015 Jul 2015 35 1765
Verizon wants to bust the union 16 TexasTowelie Aug 2015 Aug 2015 32 1566
Podcast video: Ed Shultz and Larry Cohen (former Pres. of Communication Workers of America) 16 merrily Sep 2015 Sep 2015 6 1647
Why do the Republicans hate labor unions so much ? 16 steve2470 Jan 2015 Feb 2015 4 2190
Menard's contract threatens managers with 60% pay cut if union forms on their watch 13 Sherman A1 Dec 2015 Dec 2015 29 2010
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 1297
Why the Tipped Minimum Wage Forces Me to Endure Harassment 12 eridani May 2016 May 2016 12 969
Verizon RIF today, tomorrow and next week 11 JustAnotherGen Oct 2015 Oct 2015 2 3558
SEIU Endorses Hillary Clinton 11 NCTraveler Nov 2015 Nov 2015 1 1069
More Americans Losing Their Jobs to H1-B Scabs 11 ymetca Feb 2015 Feb 2015 37 1801
I Have joind a union!!! 10 Lady Freedom Returns Jun 2015 Jun 2015 24 1266
Lucent retirees await ruling on pension assets 10 Omaha Steve Feb 2017 Feb 2017 10 1560
Bring Raise the Wage News to the Airwaves! (what did marym625 do now?) 9 Omaha Steve May 2015 May 2015 10 1190
UW cut trimmed but tenure, shared goverance changes infuriate faculty 9 TexasTowelie May 2015 May 2015 11 1812
Anger, resignation as massive pay gap prompts Carrier's Mexico move 9 Eugene Feb 2016 Feb 2016 10 1479
"Verizon workers can now be fired if they fix copper phone lines" 9 TexasProgresive Oct 2016 Oct 2016 33 2217
Sept 18 - Thousands of union workers marching across the Brooklyn Bridge #spectrumstrike 9 Donkees Sep 2017 Sep 2017 8 919
Teamsters Local 120 at Simplot in Grand Forks, ND go on strike 9 CatholicEdHead Aug 2014 Aug 2014 4 4131
Right-to-work laws are union-hating Republican’s weapon of choice (xpost frm Poverty) 9 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 22 1327
I have just ended 37 years in the Telcom business this morning 8 TexasProgresive Feb 2015 Feb 2015 6 1145
Following the money, Clinton versus Sanders 8 Joe Magarac May 2015 May 2015 5 1153
Hillary Clinton and the American Worker 8 yallerdawg Jul 2015 Jul 2015 7 1251
So I've written a novel 8 catrose Apr 2016 May 2016 3 1021
on nabisco moving jobs to mexico 8 niyad May 2016 May 2016 10 1063
Unions refuse to endorse Murray, 3 Democratic House members 8 n2doc May 2016 May 2016 31 1214
Verizon Workers: Why they won 8 Teamster Jeff Jun 2016 Jun 2016 26 1382
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 1553
The Loss of the Edmund Fitzgerald 10 November 1975 7 Sherman A1 Nov 2015 Nov 2015 9 1273
No mention of "75% of members support Clinton" in a letter from my SEIU local 7 friendly_iconoclast Nov 2015 Nov 2015 1 964
Union membership in Wisconsin plummets in wake of GOP measures 7 n2doc Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 1148
Reinforcing Ironworkers in High Demand 7 Go Vols Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 986
On Bill and Hillary's First Date... They Crossed a Picket Line. 7 Smarmie Doofus Feb 2016 Feb 2016 13 1165
Wisconsin appeals court grants stay, reinstates right-to-work law 7 Eugene May 2016 May 2016 0 840
Christie vetoes $15 an hour minimum wage bill pushed by N.J. Democrats 7 Eugene Aug 2016 Aug 2016 3 1199
Libbey Glass workers strike 7 hotrod0808 Oct 2016 Oct 2016 3 1266
Fuyao employees reject UAW bid by a wide margin 7 MichMan Nov 12 Nov 12 4 890
‘Embarrassing’: Chicago Cubs caught cutting workers’ hours in attempt to avoid Obamacare 7 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 9 1397
Sunday At Last, Sunday Football! And It Comes with a Union Label 7 Omaha Steve Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 1131
Why the Democrats Need Labor Again 7 Omaha Steve Jan 2015 Jan 2015 2 1041
Top US public employee union AFSCME gave $65M in 2014, mostly to Democrats, progressive groups 6 Omaha Steve Apr 2015 Apr 2015 12 1103
Anyone here familiar w. the Association for Union Democracy? 6 Smarmie Doofus Sep 2015 Sep 2015 0 1005
Did any union members get a call 6 RoccoR5955 Sep 2015 Sep 2015 0 1031
TPP: The vast majority of the recommendations made by organized labor were completely ignored 6 Teamster Jeff Nov 2015 Nov 2015 18 1271
only eight days until the faculty at the largest university in the U.S.... 6 mike_c Apr 2016 Apr 2016 13 1369
DuPont to end pension contribution for active employees 6 TexasTowelie Nov 2016 Nov 2016 1 604
Employers’ theft from Worker Wages 3 times more than all other Theft in US 6 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 42 1763
Understanding Common Core is about seeing a much larger picture 6 Teamster Jeff Sep 2014 Sep 2014 7 1361
Justices Will Decide Whether Workers Must Endure Unpaid Inconvenience 6 Sherman A1 Oct 2014 Oct 2014 4 1359
Walmart Store Holding Thanksgiving Food Drive For Its Own Workers 6 Joe Magarac Nov 2014 Nov 2014 1 1105
Want to Be Happy? Join a union 6 antigop Jan 2015 Jan 2015 5 1103
Missouri legislators vote to lower workers’ wages 5 Sherman A1 Feb 2015 Feb 2015 4 1432
Over 1200 People Came to SDSU to March for $15 Edit 5 nadinbrzezinski Apr 2015 Apr 2015 8 976
Need Advice for NY State Nurses and Labor 5 MattBaggins May 2015 May 2015 0 910
Pfefferneuse cookies 5 LiberalElite Dec 2015 Dec 2015 8 1110
How Scalia’s Death May Grant Public-Sector Unions A Reprieve 5 Starry Messenger Feb 2016 Feb 2016 10 1415
Labor Leaders Applaud Supreme Court Nomination, Demand Senators #DoYourJob 5 Omaha Steve Mar 2016 Mar 2016 2 1232
BREAKING: The Biggest Legal Attack On Unions In Decades Is Dead 5 dana_b Mar 2016 Mar 2016 10 1194
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 6 801
GM to add 700 engineering jobs in Canada 5 LiberalFighter Jun 2016 Jun 2016 1 730
120,000 coal miners face loss of retirement benefits 5 TexasTowelie Dec 2016 Dec 2016 5 1314
Restaurants run by labor secretary nominee report 'disturbing' rates of sexual harassment 5 niyad Jan 2017 Jan 2017 7 1725
Senate Republicans Just Voted To Take Retirement Accounts Away From Low Income Workers 5 Panich52 Mar 2017 Mar 2017 4 2671
I have always supported labor and continue to do so.... 5 defacto7 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 7 1514
Tucker Carlson suspects school indoctrination plot because children are ‘just learning too much’ 5 unhappycamper Sep 2014 Sep 2014 5 1188
2,000 Boeing defense jobs leaving Puget Sound region 5 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 1368
Trans-Pacific Partnership Taking on Water, May Sink 5 Teamster Jeff Oct 2014 Oct 2014 10 1293
Macy’s To Cut Workers’ Thanksgiving Dinner Short 5 geardaddy Oct 2014 Oct 2014 4 1293
Father of eight wants his children to work 5 nitpicker Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 1216
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