Nation Topics - Unions
News and Features
This week marked Workers Memorial Day, when unions and advocacy organizations held memorials and protests to honor those who have died on the job.
On his first papal visit to America, will Pope Benedict address the real problems confronting the Catholic Church?
The life and legacy of a fiery New York teachers' advocate gets caught in the crossfire of a changing liberal landscape.
To save the domestic auto industry, the UAW may end up killing itself.
The issues at stake, especially GM's drive to shift the burden of healthcare, will affect workers throughout the industrialized economy--to say nothing of Campaign '08.
The American labor movement must guard the interests of those it represents--even if it makes people in power uncomfortable.
Why does Hollywood render unions and the working class invisible?
Despite the split following the 2004 election, labor groups are gearing
up for the November elections like never before.
A strong Teamsters union is a powerful weapon in the fight for all working people. But the Teamsters need to rebuild their own house before they can rebuild labor's.
When Delphi declared bankruptcy, cutting workers' wages, pensions and
healthcare, auto unions in Indiana drew the line. Now they are prepared to
strike or take work-to-rule actions.