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Former NYCHA worker accuses the City Council speaker of wanting a ‘Spanish manager’

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito allegedly wanted a “Spanish manager” at Mill Brook Houses in the Mott Haven section of The Bronx, according to a lawsuit.

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Nurses in PA vote to unionize

Registered nurses at the Pottstown Memorial Medical Center in Pottstown, Pa., continued their organizing ways last week when they voted to join a union.

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Some new faces mark primary week in New York

While one might be skeptical of a new day in Albany, there will be new faces.

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Student starts petition calling for unlimited student MetroCards

A student at Eleanor Roosevelt High School wants student MetroCards to have more rides.

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Inspector general says cops overstepped boundaries in investigations

A new report from the Office of the Inspector General for the New York Police Department concluded that officers broke rules when surveilling/investigating political activity.

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De Blasio appoints Vladeck to head of OLPS

With Labor Day coming up this weekend, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio named the first deputy commissioner of the new Office of Labor Policy and Standards.

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LaGuardia High School students and alums want their school back

Students and alumni from the school that inspired the movie “Fame” are lamenting what used to be.

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NYSNA announces endorsements for State Assembly and State Senate

The New York State Nurses Association announced their endorsements for New York State Assembly and New York State Senate last week.

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Contractor settles with the NLRB

Last week, the National Labor Relations Board announced a settlement with an airline contractor who tried to scare workers who organized.

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North Carolina NAACP to Supreme Court: Uphold HB 589 provisions

The North Carolina NAACP is attempting to thwart the efforts by the state’s government to maintain voter ID laws.

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