Trump Team Defends Its Choice for Labor Secretary

December 25, 2016

Labor unions generally have been highly critical of the nomination of Larry Puzder for Secretary of Labor. They have denounced his opposition to increasing the minimum wage, recent labor regulations and the Affordable Care Act. […]

Players, NBA Complete Process of Ratifying New Labor Deal

December 24, 2016

The National Basketball Players Association has completed its process of voting to approve the terms of the next collective bargaining agreement between the league and its players, which was tentatively agreed upon last week. All that’s left to do […]


December 22, 2016

Congratulations to the newly elected or re-elected members of the Motion Picture Editors Guild’s 2017 Officers and Board of Directors and IATSE Convention Delegates. The election results were announced December 22. […]

Marcetic: The Anti-Worker History of Trump’s SBA Pick

December 22, 2016

“In the hands of [Linda and Vince] McMahon, the WWE has been virulently anti-union, quashing an early organizing effort by wrestler (and former Minnesota Governor) Jesse Ventura in the 1980s,” writes Branko Marcetic in In These Times. […]

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