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UK General Secretary of TSSA - It’s Not About The Seat, It Really Is All “About The Economy, Stupid!”

UK General Secretary of TSSA - It’s Not About The Seat, It Really Is All “About The Economy, Stupid!”
It’s Not About The Seat, It Really Is All “About The Economy, Stupid!”
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/manuel-cortes/jeremy-corbyn-trains_b_116...
24/08/2016 16:07
Manuel Cortes
General Secretary of TSSA, the union for people working in all sections of the transport industry

IAM Tops Putting the Con in the Gig Economy -UBER's DC Company Run By IAM Bureaucracy “What we didn’t know was that, behind the scenes, they were engaging with Uber to sell everyone out,” Desai said."

IAM Tops Putting the Con in the Gig Economy -UBER's DC Company Run By IAM Bureaucracy “What we didn’t know was that, behind the scenes, they were engaging with Uber to sell everyone out,” Desai said."
http://labornotes.org/blogs/2016/08/putting-con-gig-economy
IAM Tops Putting the Con in the Gig Economy

August 22, 2016 /
Chris Brooksen

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Pension Cuts Hit UPS Teamsters Southwest

Pension Cuts Hit UPS Teamsters Southwest
http://www.tdu.org/pension_cuts_hit_ups_teamsters_in_southwest
POSTED ON AUGUST 22, 2016
UPS Teamsters in the Southwest thought they saved their health benefits by voting no. But they got stuck with an inferior health plan—and pension cuts too.

When Hoffa-Hall and UPS cut a deal to move members into Teamcare, members from Southern California to Arizona voted no to protect their health benefits.

Union Buster Sen. Steve Glazer to vote ‘no’ on BART measure until attacks on BART workers are part of property tax deal

Union Buster Sen. Steve Glazer to vote ‘no’ on BART measure until attacks on BART workers are part of property tax deal
http://www.sfgate.com/…/Sen-Steve-Glazer-to-vote-no-on-BART…
By Michael Cabanatuan
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
State Sen. Steve Glazer, D-Orinda, who has relentlessly railed against BART, its labor contracts and financial mismanagement, told The Chronicle Wednesday that he will vote against Measure RR, the $3.5 billion property tax proposal on the Nov. 8 ballot to upgrade the regional rail transit system.

NTSB: El Faro Master Gave Order to Abandon Ship, VDR Data Reveals

NTSB: El Faro Master Gave Order to Abandon Ship, VDR Data Reveals
https://gcaptain.com/nstb-26-hours-of-information-recovered-from-el-faro...
August 24, 2016 by gCaptain

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