How Unions are Pushing Hollywood Workers to the Polls

October 30, 2020

With just days before Election Day, Hollywood unions are making the last-minute case to their members to get out and vote — and, in some cases, touting the appeal of pro-labor 2020 candidates in the process. The IATSE, the Screen Actors […]

Eric Lee: Why American Unions are Backing Biden

October 21, 2020

“… If you were to ask union leaders and activists why they were backing Biden, they would read off a long list of campaign commitments Biden has made, many of which echo the ideas of Senator Bernie Sanders,” writes Eric Lee. “One of those […]

WGA West PAC Endorses Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

October 12, 2020

The WGA West’s political action committee has endorsed Joe Biden for president and Kamala Harris for vice president. The guild’s PAC joins entertainment industry unions IATSE, the American Federation of Musicians, and Actors’ Equity […]

AFL-CIO: Extremists Taking Cues from President Trump

October 9, 2020

“By refusing to flatly condemn white supremacy,” writes AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka, “by continually mocking champions of justice and emboldening agents of hate and by undermining democracy at every turn, Donald Trump has […]

Prescod: Trump’s Anti-Worker Labor Board

October 9, 2020

Trump has ruthlessly attacked federal workers, granted more tax cuts for the rich, and severely weakened the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, and he is now undermining Social Security. Campaign promises such as massive infrastructure projects, a minimum wage hike, and an […]

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