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BY Ryan Hamann | Milwaukee, WI | 2/01/21
On the evening of January 28, members of the Young Workers Committee (YWC) of the Milwaukee Area Labor Council (MALC) hosted an online discussion with workers that dealt with organizing unorganized workplaces.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 1/30/21
Students in Chicago Public Schools (CPS) stayed home and learned remotely again on Thursday, January 28.
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 1/30/21
Marquette University staff members and their supporters picketed outside the administration building on January 27 in the biting cold.
BY Zachary Schultz | Chicago, IL | 1/26/21
Hundreds of Teamster locals are electing delegates to attend the 30th International Convention this June in the leadup to union-wide elections in the fall.
BY staff | New York City | 1/23/21
Today, January 23, over 1400 dock workers and truck drivers at Hunts Point Produce Market ended their strike after six days of militant picketing. The tentative agreement was approved by 97% of the membership, with the largest wage increase in their history.
BY staff | St. Paul Park, MN | 1/22/21
On January 21, nearly 200 members of Teamsters Local 120 who work at Marathon Petroleum Refinery in Saint Paul Park walked off the job, beginning an unfair labor practice strike.
BY staff | Philippines | 1/17/21
The militant labor center Kilusang Mayo Uno (May First Workers Movement) condemned the harassment, threats and intimidation towards known labor leaders in Cebu, January 18.
BY staff | Washington, DC | 1/13/21
A delegation of African American workers from the Communications Workers of America sent a letter to Lumen Technologies CEO Jeff Storey, January 11, asking that he designate the federal Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a paid holiday for all Lumen workers.
BY Staff | Chicago, IL | 1/06/21
Thousands of rank-and-file educators, clinicians and support staff want the right to continue working remotely because they or a family member are at higher risk of illness and death should they contract COVID-19.
BY Jim Byrne | Tucson, AZ | 1/05/21
As the state of Arizona reached the highest rate in the world of daily confirmed COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people, hundreds of Arizona educators prepared a sick-out to demand two weeks of virtual learning.
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