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BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 5/31/20
Around 500 rank-and-file union members and officials from dozens of unions came together at Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman’s house in Southwest Minneapolis, May 31, to demand justice for George Floyd and an end to racist policing.
BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 5/25/20
As more than 130 workers at the Farmer John plant in Vernon have contracted the coronavirus, May 25, the union representing 1300 plant employees is calling for an immediate closure to ensure workers are safe and to keep all workers on the payroll with their full pay and benefits.
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BY staff | Tampa, FL | 5/23/20
At least 36 employees at a UPS hub in Tucson, Arizona have tested positive for COVID-19.
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 5/23/20
Around this time every year, open-enrollment for health insurance benefits begins at the Milwaukee Center For Independence (MCFI), a social services agency in Milwaukee.
BY Tom Burke | Milwaukee, WI | 5/23/20
The Coalition to March on the Democratic National Convention met with officials from the city of Milwaukee on May 21 to discuss the coalition’s permit and plan to protest.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 5/22/20
Educators at EPIC Academy College Prep who are seeking to join the Chicago Teachers Union celebrated the afternoon of May 18, when the NLRB - the National Labor Relations Board - blocked their employer’s reckless demand that they hold an in-person union election at the school.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 5/21/20
On May 14, Democrat Governor Gavin Newsom laid out his plan to deal with a projected $54 billion budget deficit for the state of California. Included in the plan was to save almost $3 billion by cutting state workers’ pay by 10%.
BY Gabriella Killpack | Salt Lake City, UT | 5/15/20
UPS Teamsters are working extremely long hours in hazardous conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic, putting themselves and their families at risk with no hazard pay.
BY Richard Berg | Chicago, IL | 5/13/20
I have lived into my sixties without giving really serious thought to 19th century English literature.
BY Tom Burke | Gainesville, GA | 5/13/20
COVID-19 virus is spreading quickly among poultry workers and their families in Georgia.
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