Schneck: Why I Chose a Union Voice at Thrillist

April 7, 2017

“Shortly after news broke that Thrillist had secured a $100 million investment as part of a deal to merge with three other digital properties and create a new media behemoth, a few of us on the editorial staff began discussing the possibility of unionizing […]

What Our Members Do: Susan Avallon

April 5, 2017

Maybe two-thirds of my job involves reading screenplays, novels, non-fiction books, plays, teleplays and treatments. I evaluate their potential as movie or television projects. […]

Hundreds Call for Equality During Memphis MLK March

April 5, 2017

Supporters of the Black Lives Matter and Fight for $15 movements have marched through the streets of downtown Memphis, demanding higher wages and racial equality on the 49th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. […]

Holloway: Jobs That Are Being Outsourced Under Trump

April 5, 2017

“Again and again on the campaign trail, Donald Trump made promises he couldn’t keep, playing on the ignorance of his base and revealing his own glaring misunderstanding of policy,” writes Kali Holloway in In These Times. “The GOP candidate […]

UAW Says Membership Rose 1.8 Percent in 2016

April 5, 2017

Membership in the United Auto Workers union rose by 7,300 workers in 2016 to 415,963, the seventh straight year of small gains for the American labor union. The UAW’s ranks are down dramatically from the more than 700,000 members it had in […]

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