West Strikes

Strike Date Set for 60,000 Film and Television Workers

LOS ANGELES, CA — International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees International President Matthew Loeb announced today that unless an agreement is reached, union members will begin a nationwide strike against the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) on Monday, October 18 at 12:01 a.m., PDT. Loeb said the union will continue bargaining with the […]

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Statement by the AFT Guild, Local 1931 regarding the Occupied Palestinian Territories

Statement by the AFT Guild, Local 1931 regarding the Occupied Palestinian Territories WHEREAS, the AFT Guild condemns the forced removal of Palestinian residents in West Jerusalem, the bombing of civilian areas in the besieged Gaza Strip, and the continued human rights violations committed by the Israeli government during its 73-year occupation of this land. It […]

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SoCal Port Truck Drivers Strike Announcement

Strike follows NLRB complaint alleging 20 violations of labor law by Universal Logistics Holdings-affiliated companies Company fired unit of drivers that voted to join union, transferred work to drivers misclassified as independent contractors LOS ANGELES — Striking port truck drivers, including drivers who were illegally fired after voting to form a union, will organize a […]