Nation Topics - Unions
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Establishing lower pay for new hires, these agreements have undermined union solidarity by opening a gulf between generations.
New York City’s school bus drivers and aides do a tough job where experience matters.
Disguised by its billionaire backers as campaign finance reform, California’s Proposition 32 would destroy the political power of unions.
As Obama touts his education reforms and neoliberals face off with teachers, hardly anyone is talking about the real problems besetting America’s public schools.
As a hot summer rolls on and the lockout enters its third week, New York City unions ramp up the pressure.
Days after being locked out, the utility company’s union workers show that they’re not going down without a fight.
Tip-stealing bosses are rarely called to account for their abuses. It's time to blow the whistle.
What can a general strike do for workers and their rights?
Twelve red states account for 70 percent of all state and local public sector jobs lost since 2010.
The true economic legacy of the Reagan years is not tax cuts but union busting.