Port Authority board members voted unanimously to raise the wages of all contract employees at Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark airports
An affiliate of Workers United SEIU has endorsed Adriano Espaillat for Congress.
A two-year contract dispute between TWU Local 100 and the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has ended, thanks to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Plagiarism by foreign manufacturers threatens to end Ghana’s standing as the maker of world-renowned textile patterns while country becomes an importer of its own imitated products, say local retailers.
Demands for affordable housing and better wages have become a rallying cry for many Americans, and last Thursday was no different. Hundreds of union apartment building workers and nonunion building employees joined with elected officials, affordable housing advocates and local ...
A diverse collection of workers, organizations and advocates have formed a new coalition designed to defend New York’s Scaffold Safety Law and push for increased enforcement of New York’s construction safety standards.
Forty-six years ago, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tenn.
United Parcel Service workers are fighting back over the loss of their jobs.
New York City area airport workers continued their fight for better wages last Friday while honoring a civil rights legend.
Disabled city workers laid off by the Bloomberg administration are now able to return to work after a court decision.
Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 1181 wants New York City’s school busing contracts to include employee protection provisions (EPPs).
SUNY Downstate revealed the nine requests for proposals that met the minimum requirements for bidding.
fast-food workers filled a class-action lawsuits against McDonald’s in several states and joined a 30-day protest against the company.
Looks like the spotlight on McDonald’s and its pay practices will be a little bit brighter in 2014.
While New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio remains in a dogfight with Albany over universal pre-K, he’s still gaining support for the venture in the process.