Nation Topics - Unions
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Billy Hunter has a progressive spine and a background that has taken him from working with Huey Newton to sitting across the table from the most formidable commissioner in sports, David Stern.
SEIU battles the California Nurses and dissidents within its own ranks.
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.
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