Solidarity with Los Angeles Teachers
The Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1277 (LA) expressed their support if and when UTLA strikes.
Left VoiceDecember 28, 2018
Trump Rescues Coal Profits — As Coal Workers Are Dying
Trump portrayed himself as a friend of coal workers on the campaign trail. But the administration has sat idly by as hundreds of miners are slowly dying of black lung.
Robert BelanoDecember 27, 2018
Trabajadores del Hotel Sheraton Stamford logran la sindicalización
A pesar de una furiosa campaña anti sindical realizada por la gerencia; los trabajadores y trabajadoras votaron a favor de unirse a UNITE HERE.
Thaddeus GreeneDecember 15, 2018
Sheraton Workers in Stamford Win Union Recognition
Despite a rabid anti-union campaign by the management, Stamford Sheraton workers voted in favor of joining UNITE-HERE.
Thaddeus GreeneDecember 14, 2018
New York Nurses Resolve to Fight for Public Employees’ Right to Strike
On Saturday, nurses voted overwhelmingly in favor of repealing Section 210 of the Taylor Law and fighting for public workers’ right to strike.
Kyu NamDecember 10, 2018
The Emerging Potentials of France’s “Yellow Vest” Movement
Who are the “yellow vest” protesters? What are their demands? What role should the workers’ movement and the far left play in their uprising?
Daniela CobetDecember 3, 2018
Massive Protests Against the Tax Fuel Raise in France
President Emmanuel Macron announced a 6.5% fuel tax hike for January 2019. Thousands took to the streets wearing yellow vests, a mandatory item in every car. The spontaneous ‘yellow vest’ movement spread across the country like wildfire. In Paris, the police responded with tear gas and water cannons.
Left VoiceNovember 25, 2018
UAW Sells Out Graduate Workers at Columbia with No-Strike Pledge
The UAW agreed to a backroom deal with Columbia University that would limit the right of graduate employees to strike for 17 months and severely weaken their bargaining power to negotiate a first contract. The Graduate Workers of Columbia must vote it down.
James Dennis HoffNovember 25, 2018
[VIDEO] Stamford Sheraton Workers are Fighting for a Union!
After the overwhelming victory by the workers of the Stamford Hilton, the workers of the Sheraton have joined the fight!
Left VoiceNovember 20, 2018