Temp workers who threatened to walk off their jobs at the Detroit Chassis auto parts plant in Avon , Ohio called off the strike after the employer agreed to their demand to join the UAW. Some of the workers are paid as little as $9.50 an hour.
This week, the American Federation of Musicians Local 47 reached an agreement with the producers of the Amazon original series “Transparent” to cover musicians working on the show under a union contract.
Scott Walker's anti-union administration could respond as soon as Monday after a Dane County judge finalized a formal legal order declaring the anti-union 'right to work' law unconstitutional. Judge William Faust says it violates the state constitution because it amounts to an illegal taking of services from unions. Read More...
"You pay taxes. They find ways not to." That's the message of workers at Making Change At Walmart as they announced coordinated actions in more than 75 locations on Tax Day to discourage workers from spending their tax refunds at Walmart. They produced this message promoting their Tax Day actions. Read