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Labor United for Class Struggle (LUCS) Mid-Atlantic Chapter Solidarity Statement with University of Pittsburgh Workers in Their Organizing Campaign

Pittsburgh, PA is famously known as the Iron or Steel City. Not only did the steel industry help grow the Pittsburgh region into the metropolis that it is today, but steel produced in Pittsburgh practically built the country (with Pittsburgh made steel helping to build the Empire State Building and the Golden Gate Bridge), as […]

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Harper Collins Workers set to Strike on June 20

Contact: Olga Brudastova, Local 2110 UAWCellphone: 646-715-5751Email: [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: HarperCollins Workers Announce One Day Strike on July 20 July 11, 2022, New York, NY__Unionized employees of HarperCollins Publishers will conduct a one-day strike on Wednesday, July 20. The announcement follows a 99% vote by union members to authorize a strike if the publisher does […]

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HarperCollins Workers Authorize a Strike

Contact: Olga Brudastova, Local 2110 UAWCellphone: 646-715-5751Email: [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 5, 2022, New York, NY__Unionized employees of HarperCollins Publishers voted by 99% to authorize a strike if the publisher does not agree to a fair contract. The union, Local 2110 of the UAW, represents 250+ employees in editorial, sales, publicity, design, legal, and marketing departments. The […]

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4,500 Atlantic City Casino Workers Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

Workers at Borgata, Caesars, Harrah’s and Tropicana avert strike deadline Atlantic City—Casino Workers at four Atlantic City casinos reached a tentative agreement with their companies late Thursday night, in advance of a July 1 strike deadline. The union’s worker negotiating committee at the MGM-owned Borgata and Caesars Entertainment-owned Caesars, Harrah’s and Tropicana casinos have approved the […]

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#SpectrumStrike: Worker’s Forgotten Fight Against Spectrum Cable

In 2016 the Federal Communications Commission announced their approval of a merger between Charter Communications, Time Warner Cable, and Bright House Networks. (1) Under the agreement Charter Communications would have majority control and cable systems would operate under their Spectrum Cable subsidiary. Little did anyone know this merger would lead to the longest ongoing worker’s […]