Labor News

  • Working People Plan Diverse Activities for Thanksgiving
    by Kenneth Quinnell on November 25, 2020 at 4:01 pm

    Working People Plan Diverse Activities for Thanksgiving For Thanksgiving weekend, many working families will take time off to share a meal, either virtually or in person. Many others have to work over the weekend. And still others will be helping out their friends and neighbors during these tough times. Here is a sampling of […]

  • Service + Solidarity Spotlight: UFCW Demands Action in Face of Shocking COVID-19 Failures
    by Kenneth Quinnell on November 25, 2020 at 3:14 pm

    Service + Solidarity Spotlight: UFCW Demands Action in Face of Shocking COVID-19 Failures Working people across the United States have stepped up to help out our friends, neighbors and communities during these trying times. In our regular Service + Solidarity Spotlight series, we’ll showcase one of these stories every day. […]

  • Breakthrough for Organized Labor and Clean Energy
    by Kenneth Quinnell on November 24, 2020 at 3:46 pm

    Breakthrough for Organized Labor and Clean Energy Her goal was to go beyond good intentions and rhetoric. So Liz Shuler, as secretary-treasurer of the AFL-CIO, the second-highest position in the labor movement and, as it happens, highest-ranking woman in the federation’s history, went to Scandinavia in 2019. She leveraged […]

  • Service + Solidarity Spotlight: Iowa Federation of Labor Joins Legal Fight Over State OSHA Protections
    by Kenneth Quinnell on November 23, 2020 at 6:44 pm

    Service + Solidarity Spotlight: Iowa Federation of Labor Joins Legal Fight Over State OSHA Protections Working people across the United States have stepped up to help out our friends, neighbors and communities during these trying times. In our regular Service + Solidarity Spotlight series, we’ll showcase one of these stories […]

  • Service + Solidarity Spotlight: RSVP: FLOC Benefit Concert ‘Songs for Justice’
    by Kenneth Quinnell on November 20, 2020 at 5:04 pm

    Service + Solidarity Spotlight: RSVP: FLOC Benefit Concert ‘Songs for Justice’ Working people across the United States have stepped up to help out our friends, neighbors and communities during these trying times. In our regular Service + Solidarity Spotlight series, we’ll showcase one of these stories every day. Here’s […]