Submitted by solidarity on Wed, 03/23/2016 - 08:52
Submitted by solidarity on Fri, 03/18/2016 - 13:10
UAL CWA-AFA & IBT In Joint Picket At SFO- Part Of National Action For A Contract
UAL CWA-AFA flight attendants and IBT Teamster machinists joined the picket lines at SFO on March 17, 2016 as part of a national action of CWA AFA for a contract. This was a joint action of both unions have faced continued concession demands. Both unions have also lost most of their pensions and many workers cannot afford to retire.
Submitted by solidarity on Tue, 02/23/2016 - 10:00
Protests after Aussie workers sacked by text
August 7, 2015 5:50pm
About 100 workers were sacked by Hutchison Ports Australia via email or text message overnight Thursday.
WORKERS will continue to protest mass sackings by shipping giant Hutchison Ports Australia, who dumped almost half its workforce with late night text messages.
Submitted by solidarity on Thu, 02/18/2016 - 19:38
Demand Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Rehire Fired ATU 241 Executive Board Member Erek Slater
Update from today (02/18/16)
George Orwell could not have made this up…
On February 11th, much loved Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s appointed bureaucrats at the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) illegally fired me from my 10-year job as a city bus driver. They fired me because I was doing my job as an elected union steward and executive board member of the Amalgamated Transit Union, Local 241 protecting my co-workers and holding management accountable.
Submitted by solidarity on Mon, 02/08/2016 - 13:10