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BY staff | San Juan, Puerto Rico | 10/27/17
Eulalia "Laly" Centeno talks about the danger of the government using the crisis of Hurricane Maria to impose massive school closings and privatize public education in Puerto Rico - as they’ve tried to do for years but have not been able to because of resistance from teachers and the community.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 5/05/14
Dozens of union workers rallied outside of the Staples store on Beach Boulevard here to oppose the proposed privatization of key United States Postal Service (USPS) jobs.
BY Richard Blake | Jacksonville, FL | 2/09/14
Protesters from the Jacksonville Progressive Coalition stood outside of a local Staples retail store, Feb. 8, demanding that the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) stop using non-union labor at Staples.
BY Tom Burke | Detroit, MI | 12/06/13
In a blow to Detroit unionized public workers and their pensions, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven W. Rhodes ruled on Dec. 4, that workers’ pensions are not protected.
BY Tom Burke | Lansing, MI | 7/27/12
Nearly 200 protesters rallied here July 25. They stood for three hours on the steps of the Michigan “Hall of Justice,” to demand an end to Governor Rick Snyder’s use of Emergency Financial Managers (EFM).
BY Letter Carriers Union, Golden Gate Branch 214 | United States | 9/08/11
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following resolution to save the public postal service by the Letter Carriers Union, Golden Gate Branch 214.
BY Adam Price | United States | 2/01/05
George Bush is trying to scare the American people into privatizing Social Security by claiming that there will be a crisis 40 years from now.
BY Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 1/02/05
Over the past four years, retired workers have faced a double-barreled attack as companies do away with their retiree health plans and dump their pension plans.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 6/30/04
When Willie English heard management say that the bathrooms in his building were dirty, he was insulted.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 4/02/04
Since the economy tanked nearly three years ago, workers at the University of Illinois have put up with doing more with less.
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