BY Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 1/17/12
Unions representing over 1 million workers have now taken a stand against FBI repression of labor, anti-war, and international solidarity activists.
BY staff | San Francisco, CA | 1/10/12
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following San Francisco Labor Council resolution that was adopted by a unanimous vote Jan. 9. Readers are urged to support the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Local 21’s fight for justice.
BY staff | Manitowoc, WI | 12/12/11
Thousands of union members and supporters rallied here, Dec. 10 in support of the 200 workers of Manitowoc Crane who are currently on strike.
BY staff | Tampa, FL | 11/13/11
On August 27, 2012, while the Republican National Convention selects a candidate for president, we will be marching in the streets of Tampa, Florida demanding jobs, healthcare, education, equality and peace.
BY staff | Columbus, OH | 11/10/11
Unions won a major victory in Ohio with the repeal of Senate Bill 5 (SB5).
BY Brad Sigal | Minneapolis, MN | 11/08/11
More than 50 union activists, as well as OccupyMN participants and others, rallied outside the University of Minnesota’s McNamara Alumni Center on Nov. 8 to protest a speech by Wells Fargo CEO Jon Stumpf.
BY Fernando Figueroa | Orlando, FL | 10/31/11
The Florida Education Association (FEA) held their 2011 Delegate Assembly Oct. 27-29 at the Rosen Centre Hotel of Orlando, Florida, with the theme of "We Are One - Union Strong."
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/23/11
Registered nurses from across the U.S. today condemned Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel for his decision to arrest nurse volunteers, as well as peaceful protesters, in a late night crackdown, Oct. 22 at the Occupy Chicago protest.
BY Linden Gawboy | Minneapolis, MN | 10/15/11
At this writing, dozens are risking arrest to defend protesters’ rights to have safe and warm shelter for overnight stays at Occupy Minnesota.
BY staff | Boston, MA | 10/15/11
Many of the 141 arrested on October 11 were brutalized or later mistreated in police custody, but later released on civil charges.