Workers of the world, unite!
CAN’T MAKE THIS UP: The owner worried that the union activist would destroy the “family spirit” at the company.
The UN has documented 30 assassinations of union members in Guatemala since 2008
Hunger strikers demand GM take responsibility for injured workers in Colombia.
Ten years after the 9/11 attacks, it’s worth looking back at the consequences for working people.
Oregon Congressman David Wu said he will introduce a bill this month to streamline access to Trade Adjustment Assistance benefits for workers displaced by outsourcing to other countries as a result of free trade agreements.
A group of 13 Oregon labor leaders urge the state’s congressional delegation to the costly war in Afghanistan.
Oregon Fifth District Congressman Kurt Schrader told labor leaders at an April 26 breakfast that he is “leaning strongly in favor” of the Korea Free Trade Agreement and is unlikely to support the union-backed TRADE Act, a re-write of the nation’s trade policy. He still is undecided on trade deals with Colombia and Panama.