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Labor United for Class Struggle (LUCS) Statement on AFL-CIO Interference in Roofers Local 36

Labor United For Class Struggle (LUCS) stands in solidarity with the workers of Roofers Local 36 in their desire to associate with the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU). All workers deserve the right of chosen representation. The WFTU was established in 1945 as a replacement to the International Federation of Trade Unions and stands […]

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‘Stand With Production’ Commercial Production Workers Announce Union with IATSE

LOS ANGELES, CA – Workers in production departments for TV commercials across the United States are going public with their union with the backing of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) and the Stand With Production movement. The unionizing workers include Production Assistants (PA’s), Line Producers, Production Supervisors, Assistant Production Supervisors, and others […]

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WFTU Statement on the Condemnable Practices of the AFL-CIO

The World Federation of Trade Unions unequivocally condemns blackmail practices employed by the AFL-CIO and the United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers against the WFTU and the class trade union movement. The United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers is attempting with an ultimatum to enforce the revocation of the affiliation to […]

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Teamsters Local 983 Ratifies Contract at Lamb Weston

Agreement Comes After Contentious Battle with Company Press Contact: Matt McQuaid Phone: (202) 624-6877 Email: [email protected] (AMERICAN FALLS, ID) – Workers at Lamb Weston in American Falls, ID voted overwhelmingly to ratify their latest collective bargaining agreement with Teamsters Local 983. “Teamster power is thriving here in the Gem State, and this agreement is proof positive of […]

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AppFolio Workers Win Election with CWA

Chatbot Operators Behind Real Estate Firm AppFolio’s AI Software Win Union Election with Communications Workers of America (Goleta, California) — Today the human operators behind AppFolio’s award-winning AI software, Lisa, won their union election and will be represented by the Communications Workers of America. The workers, known as Lisa Operators United/CWA are an all remote […]

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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 […]