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COMMENTARY

Whether at factories, shops, or campuses, labor is on the move this holiday season | Opinion

BY: - December 23, 2021

Most labor analysts point to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Millions were laid off suddenly. Essential workers, ranging from nurses to child care workers to grocery stock clerks, stayed on the job despite hazardous conditions. Family life was negatively impacted by school closings and remote work, garnering greater media attention. Gaping holes in the U.S. social safety net were uncovered.

COMMENTARY

Why unions need the Affordable Care Act | Opinion

BY: - November 15, 2020

Unions cannot stand idly by and watch as others try to rip health insurance away from our members and the people and communities they serve.

Biden picks up key endorsement from Pa. Building Trades Council, which has opposed Wolf, Dems on fracking issues

BY: - September 25, 2020

With Biden, officials say "they'll have an ally in the White House who is committed to unions, protecting and supporting workers, and families across the nation."

COMMENTARY

Modern union busting and how it’s ushered the decline of the middle class | Opinion

BY: - May 7, 2020

Labor needs to be at the forefront of a progressive movement to create safe working environments, fair wages, health care, and retirement benefits.