Graduate students on local college campuses continue to organize and fight for better wages and work conditions. In Washington, D.C., however, the U.S. Supreme Court is closer to making a decision that could affect union labor around the country.
The union 32BJ SEIU has been busy this past month announcing endorsements and praising the victories of those they have endorsed.
Labor leaders, elected officials talk May Day in the Trump age
Earlier this month, more than 15,000 of New York’s doormen, superintendents, handymen and women, porters, concierges, resident managers and their advocates rallied on Park Avenue for a fair contract.
The United States and the Philippines are the only places that allow commercial bail bonds in criminal cases.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is in hot water with Transit Workers Union Local 100 after not attending the funerals of two of their fallen: St. Clair Richards-Stephens and Stephen Livecchi.
Labor leaders and politicians blast Trump over census question
32BJ announces endorsements for special elections
This month, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey voted on a new wage resolution that would increase their workers’ base pay from minimum wage to $19 an hour by 2023. The raises would affect 40,000 workers in ...
CVS, workers, first, union contract, Tish James
New York State Senate Democrats hope to push some of their agenda through, but Republicans in Albany have blocked some of the issues they hold dear. Union leaders have now added their voice to the debate with hopes of pushing ...
It’s election season, which means it’s time for labor unions to plant their flag in the camp of their preferred candidates.
During March, Women’s History Month, it is fitting to pay tribute to these leaders whose contributions are sorely under-recorded and underappreciated.
The U.S. Supreme Court has the fate of government unions in its hands.
No matter the amount of blood and guts spilled in mass shootings, the debate over gun control brings out the extremes—those who don’t want any guns in civilians’ hands and those who believe it’s their right to own assault rifles.