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11/19/2017 05:54 AM
USA : How Millennials Are Trying To Revive The Labor Movement
Source: Fast Company

11/19/2017 04:34 AM
USA : House GOP votes to bankrupt grad students
Source: NYTimes

11/19/2017 04:25 AM
USA : Union pledges to outlast Cedar Haven owner in four-week-old strike
Source: WITF

11/19/2017 04:01 AM
USA : Farmers turn to guest workers to fill labor gap
Source: Spokesman-Review

11/19/2017 03:59 AM
USA : Injured workers, widows sue FirstEnergy over fatal power plant incident
Source: Post-Gazette

11/19/2017 03:58 AM
USA : CSU prof says workers won't benefit from Trump's corporate tax cut
Source: Denver Post

11/19/2017 03:56 AM
USA : House panel OKs bill aimed at limiting skilled foreign workers in US
Source: FOX

11/19/2017 03:52 AM
USA : Nyack Hospital workers rally for better wages, health care coverage
Source: Lohud

11/19/2017 03:47 AM
USA : Pilgrims protest at Plimoth Plantation over contract talks
Source: The Globe

11/19/2017 03:45 AM
USA : RTW legislation signed but put on hold
Source: Missourian

11/19/2017 03:21 AM
USA : Unions: Navajo workers being passed over for power plant jobs
Source: The Journal

11/19/2017 03:19 AM
USA : State union workers protect the vulnerable
Source: The News-Optimist

11/19/2017 02:38 AM
USA : Nyack Hospital workers strike after working without contract
Source: News 12

11/19/2017 02:35 AM
USA : 'He Was Masturbating… I Felt Like Crying': What Housekeepers Endure To Clean Hotel Rooms
Source: The Guardian

11/18/2017 04:31 AM
USA : Enterprising Strippers Organize #NYCStripperStrike in Response to Pervasive and Racist Pay Disparities
Source: Jezebel

11/18/2017 04:28 AM
USA : Gutting Guest Worker Rights: Migrant Labor Bill Cuts Protections
Source: Resource

11/18/2017 04:23 AM
USA : The Right's strategy for undermining unions may be a shade more subtle than we think
Source: Jacobin

11/18/2017 03:50 AM
USA : Will informational strike at UMC be followed by an actual strike?
Source: Crookston Times

11/18/2017 03:48 AM
USA : Over 200 union protesters take to Morrill Hall
Source: MN Daily

11/18/2017 03:46 AM
USA : Queens worker wins $30G settlement after company illegally axed him for trying to start union
Source: NYDaily News

11/18/2017 03:42 AM
USA : State quashes right-to-work law in Sussex
Source: DE State News

11/18/2017 03:41 AM
USA : Vox Media Employees Announce Plans To Unionize
Source: Huff Post

11/18/2017 03:37 AM
USA : Property Rights Debated in Farmers' Fight of Unionizing Law
Source: Courthouse News

11/18/2017 03:36 AM
USA : Company disputes fine in explosion that killed five workers
Source: Albany Times Union

11/18/2017 03:32 AM
USA : Workers burned at oil site were doing routine maintenance
Source: Seattle Times

11/18/2017 03:30 AM
Puerto Rico : Puerto Rico Loses Most Workers in 21 Years After Hurricane
Source: Bloomberg

11/18/2017 03:28 AM
USA : Union representing home care workers supports home care registry bill
Source: MassLive

11/18/2017 03:27 AM
USA : Vox Media workers seeking to join union
Source: Poynter

11/17/2017 05:52 PM
USA : No limit to Amazon's greed
Source: New York Amsterdam News

11/17/2017 05:51 PM
USA : Amazon's Last Mile: plainclothes contractors with few labor protections, driving their own cars, competing for shifts on the company's own Uber-like platform.
Source: Gizmodo