Unions

Latin American updates

June 2019

U.S. returns to the “big stick” in Venezuela; in Mexico, maquila strikers spread demands for union democracy.

Labor Weather Report, June 2019

June 2019

Wins, losses, and ongoing struggles for janitors, garment workers, and supermarket employees from Jordan to the U.S. South and North.

California unions strike in solidarity

June 2018

More than 53,000 union workers in the University of California were on strike from May 7-9 in the biggest labor action in UC’s history. Led by AFSCME 3299, the California Nurses Association and University and Technical Employees (UPTE-CWA) joined the line in sympathy strikes against the state’s largest employer. UC wants to implement a third… Read more »