About Jeffrey Burman
Jeff Burman represents assistant editors on the Guild’s Board of Directors. He can be reached at jeffrey.s.burman.57@gmail.com.

‘No Pay We Stay,’ Kentucky Miners Declare

August 19, 2019

On Friday, four hulking big-rig cabs, facing each other in pairs and taking up both lanes, brought the Kingdom Come Parkway to a standstill. On the highway between the trucks, eight out-of-work coal miners raised a banner: “No Pay We Stay.” […]

Union Wins First Step Against Boeing Over Fired Workers

August 19, 2019

A federal official is making Boeing defend itself against charges that it illegally fired workers for supporting a union at its South Carolina assembly plant. The regional director of the National Labor Relations Board ruled that there is enough […]

Toronto Globe and Mail: Workers of the Gig World, Unite!

August 19, 2019

This era of apps has unleashed the gig economy, with millions of people working for multibillion-dollar companies in businesses ranging from ride-sharing to restaurant pick-up to grocery delivery. [California’s] Supreme Court issued a ruling on […]

San Sebastian Film Festival to Honor Costa-Gavras

August 19, 2019

Veteran filmmaker Costa-Gavras will receive a lifetime achievement Donostia Award at this year’s 67th edition of the San Sebastian International Film Festival, which runs September 20-28. The festival will also host a special screening of the […]

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