September 2010

For Workers, Unions Are the Answer

Remarks by AFL-CIO Executive Vice President Arlene Holt Baker, Labor Lives United Conference, Miami, Florida September 04, 2010 I want to acknowledge all of you, and thank you for coming this morning.

For Labor Day – The Face of Labor in the Streets

Original source: TruthOut Report SAN FRANCISCO, CA (9/5/10) This Labor Day the faces in the streets in cities across the U.S. are those of hotel workers, picketing some of the world's most luxurious establishments.

Daycare Company Fires More Pro-Union Employees

A for-profit daycare continued its war against pro-union workers this week as it fired two more employees.