The untold story of a big union win

Jan 2, 2019

Before Oregon home care workers unionized in 2001, they earned $8.14 an hour and had no benefits, not even workers’ comp for injuries on the job. A new documentary tells their story.

New faculty at LERC

Aug 21, 2018

Long-time Labor Notes leader Mark Brenner will focus on teaching, while UCLA sociologist Lina Stepick will serve labor as a researcher.

PERSONNEL

May 30, 2017

Oregon Tradeswomen Inc. names Kelly Kupcak to succeed Connie Ashbrook. Barbara Byrd retires from UO LERC.

Class War in the Capital City

Apr 5, 2017

In his new book, Gordon Lafer argues there’s a top-down class war under way, in which business groups are using state legislatures to remake America.

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