IATSE President Calls for Healing After Election

November 9, 2016

“The election for President of the United States is over, ” writes IATSE president Matt Loeb. “While we did not achieve the result we desired, I am extremely proud of the … efforts made to protect the interests of IA members and workers in general. […]

AFL-CIO’s Trumka ‘Ready to Work With’ Trump

November 9, 2016

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka offered a tentative olive branch to President-elect Donald Trump Wednesday, saying that the nation’s largest labor federation was willing to try to meet him part way on economic policy issues. […]

Nichols: It Really Is That Bad

November 9, 2016

”Gingrich correctly noted that the platform on which Trump was elected outlines an aggressive anti-labor agenda that parallels the worst of what Walker and other members of the GOP’s ‘Class of 2010’ implemented in the first months of their tenures,” writes John Nichols in The Nation. “The new president has criticized […]

AFI Conservatory Dean Jan Schuette to Exit Post

November 7, 2016

Jan Schuette, dean of the AFI Conservatory, is stepping down as dean at the end of the current academic year, the American Film Institute announced Monday. In September, newly unionized faculty members had issued a vote of no confidence in Schuette and […]

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