by Bryce Covert Posted on February 27, 2015
New research from the IMF finds that declining unionization has been a big contributor to growing income inequality.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 26, 2015 Updated: February 27, 2015
Governor Walker compared the unions in his state to terrorists as he promoted a controversial "right-to-work" bill.
by Kira Lerner Posted on February 25, 2015
"To be clear, there is no agreement. There is no deal on anything," the union president said.
by Travis Waldron Posted on February 25, 2015 Updated: February 25, 2015
The NFLPA "stands together with the working families of Wisconsin" against right-to-work legislation, which Gov. Scott Walker is expected to sign should it pass.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 24, 2015 Updated: February 25, 2015
"This is not just an attack on unions. It's an attack on all Wisconsin families. And we're not going to stand for it," said Cindy Oden with the United Steelworkers.
by Aviva Shen & Alice Ollstein Posted on February 21, 2015 Updated: February 21, 2015
"This is going to hurt Wisconsin employers terribly in the long run, as the workforce gets more angry," Schultz told ThinkProgess.
by Ari Phillips Posted on February 8, 2015 Updated: February 8, 2015
"This strike is NOT about money, this is about addressing safety issues that have been ignored for way too long."
by Ari Phillips Posted on February 2, 2015
“The problem is that oil companies are too greedy to make a positive change in the workplace and they continue to value production and profit over health and safety."
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 23, 2015 Updated: January 22, 2015
Connecticut lawmakers began exploring athlete unionization after a UConn player complained of "hungry nights" during the 2014 NCAA Tournament.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 15, 2015
“The problems these centers face aren't new. If anything, they have certainly gotten worse in the last five years.”