Hundreds of Workers to Strike UCLA Over Labor Dispute

January 6, 2017

“The strike is expected to have significant impact on critical services, and will affect students returning from winter break, as well as the public,” the union said. It urged people to reschedule nonessential medical appointments and avoid the campus […]

Lufthansa Pilots Union Pushes for Second Week of Strikes

November 27, 2016

Lufthansa’s principal pilots union is escalating its battle with Germany’s largest airline as it seeks to disrupt flights for a second week. Jörg Handwerg, a labor representative, said the renewed strike was being called after talks over pay […]

Several Hundred SAG-AFTRA Strikers Hit Insomniac Games

November 18, 2016

In its third action in a month-long strike, as many as 400 SAG-AFTRA members picketed video game producer Insomniac Games at its Burbank offices on Thursday. “This is the member- ship saying to the companies, ‘We want a fair contract,’” […]

Harvard, Janitors Deal May Have Ripple Effect

November 16, 2016

In a span of just five months, thousands of low-wage union workers in Greater Boston have racked up victories against powerful institutions and employers, at a time when the discon- tent of the working class shaped the presidential election. […]

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