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Google unions around the world form Alpha Global alliance

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Various Alphabet unions have joined forces and created a global alliance called Alpha Global. It was created with some help from UNI Global, a federation of unions that represents 20 million workers from a variety of fields including the technology industry. ...

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Google unions around the world form Alpha Global alliance

Google unions around the world form Alpha Global alliance

Various Alphabet unions have joined forces and created a global alliance called Alpha Global. It was created with some help from UNI Global, a federation of unions that represents 20 ...

Amazon Warehouse Workers in Alabama: ‘They Work You to Death’

Amazon Warehouse Workers in Alabama: ‘They Work You to Death’

Employees in Bessemer, Alabama, are seeking union representation, which would make them the first unionized Amazon warehouse workers in the nation.

“Unions for all”: the new plan to save the American labor movement

“Unions for all”: the new plan to save the American labor movement

Sectoral bargaining is the future of American labor unions.

Why Organized Labor is Fighting for Legalization

Why Organized Labor is Fighting for Legalization

On January 1, Illinois rolled out what is set to become the second-largest recreational cannabis market in the world. And,… Read More

The Tactics Media Unions Are Using to Build Membership

The Tactics Media Unions Are Using to Build Membership

It’s an old approach that still works today.

HRW: Kyrgyz Bill Would 'Cripple' Independent Trade Unions

HRW: Kyrgyz Bill Would 'Cripple' Independent Trade Unions

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is calling on Kyrgyz lawmakers to reject draft amendments to the trade union law, saying it would “cripple" independent trade unions in the Central Asian country.

Will COVID-19 Spur a Wave of Unionization?

Will COVID-19 Spur a Wave of Unionization?

Workers have been infuriated by the callous treatment they’ve received in their workplaces. Many of them recognized that the most surefire way to get their employers to provide the ...

Hector Figueroa: The Labor Movement Can Rise Again

Hector Figueroa: The Labor Movement Can Rise Again

“It is heartbreaking to witness our movement risk near-irrelevance when workers are ready to take action.”

All of a Sudden, Kyle Bragg Is the Most Powerful Union Leader in New York

All of a Sudden, Kyle Bragg Is the Most Powerful Union Leader in New York

In July, Hector Figueroa, the revered head of the powerful New York labor union SEIU 32BJ, died of a heart attack. Figueroa’s successor is Kyle Bragg, who now stands at the head of one the ...

California Passes Landmark Bill Requiring Contract Workers to Be Labeled as Employees

California Passes Landmark Bill Requiring Contract Workers to Be Labeled as Employees

California passed landmark employment legislation that challenges the business model of such “gig-economy” companies as ride-hailing giants Uber Technologies and Lyft, some of the brightest ...

How Video Game Industry Unionization Would Happen

How Video Game Industry Unionization Would Happen

After years of studio closures, mass layoffs, and long, unpaid crunchtime, unionization is becoming the clear answer for developers looking for a seat at the table in the video game ...

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They should be worried because what exactly do these unions represent except equal pay for equal jobs regardless of your experience with salary caps around each job including all the perks ...

Taking Aim at Amazon and Uber, Sanders Campaign Promises Sweeping Pro-Union Legislation

Taking Aim at Amazon and Uber, Sanders Campaign Promises Sweeping Pro-Union Legislation

Bernie Sanders hasn’t won his seat in the Oval Office just yet, but, ahead of a planned speech before America’s largest union federation, the AFL-CIO, the Vermont senator’s campaign ...

Kazakhstan: UN Review Should Press for Reforms

Kazakhstan: UN Review Should Press for Reforms

Governments should use an upcoming review of Kazakhstan’s rights record at the United Nations (UN) to hold the country’s new president to his pledges to respect human rights, Human Rights ...