Thursday September 20, 2018
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BY staff | Washington, DC | 9/19/18
Contract negotiations between United Steelworkers (USW) and U.S. Steel have failed to make headway after an overwhelmingly successful strike authorization vote took place earlier this month. In what has been described by the negotiating committee as a “frustrating series of negotiations,” the company continues to offer the same concessionary proposals by shifting around wages, benefits and bonuses.
BY staff | Battle Ground, WA | 9/16/18
Teachers, who had voted to continue striking despite a court order to return to work, made major gains and won a strong contract, Sept. 16.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 9/13/18
Thousands of striking hotel housekeepers, servers, cooks, doormen and other workers marched on Chicago’s famed Magnificent Mile, Sept. 13 to press their demands for a decent contract.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 9/12/18
Workers at 26 hotels are now on strike as members of UNITE HERE Local 1 walk the picket lines.
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BY staff | New York, NY | 8/09/18
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Committee to Stop FBI Repression NYC. We in the Committee to Stop FBI Repression NYC stand in solidarity with the NutriAsia workers, who are currently under attack by the Philippine National Police.
BY Communist Party of the Philippines | Philippines | 8/01/18
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following July 30 statement form the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP).
BY staff | Nutriasia | 6/15/18
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following June 14 statement from the Communist Party of Philippines.
BY Elizabeth Kramer | Tampa, FL | 6/09/18
On June 5 the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) Package Division announced a big ‘yes’ vote for strike authorization at both UPS and UPS Freight. Teamsters voted ‘yes’ at 93.19% and 91.26% respectively.
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BY All Workers Militant Front (PAME) | Greece | 5/29/18
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the All Workers Militant Front (PAME).
BY Michael Sampson | Jacksonville, FL | 5/24/18
After a two-day meeting of the NFL’s 32 owners, on May 23, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced new policy changes in the NFL regarding the playing of the U.S. national anthem before games.
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