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Henninger: Obama Abandons (Private) Labor

Henninger: Obama Abandons (Private) Labor | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
In The Wall Street Journal, Wonder Land columnist Daniel Henninger writes that President Obama's decision to delay the Keystone pipeline symbolizes the Democratic Party's growing abandonment of blue-collar workers.
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Labor law for the 1% - The Hill's Congress Blog

Labor law for the 1% - The Hill's Congress Blog | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Starting in early 2011, the GOP has launched an all-out attack on the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) the likes of which has not been seen in six decades.
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Labor unions, Occupy Wall Street plan ‘day of action’ urging lawmakers to invest - TheHill.com

Labor unions, Occupy Wall Street plan ‘day of action’ urging lawmakers to invest - TheHill.com | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Unions and Occupy Wall Street protesters will be joining forces for a “day of action” to pressure lawmakers on jobs. Unions and Occupy Wall Street protesters will be joining forces next week for a “day of action” to pressure lawmakers on jobs.
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Comcast Workers Petition Labor Board for Vote on Collective Bargaining | Open Media Boston

Comcast Workers Petition Labor Board for Vote on Collective Bargaining | Open Media Boston | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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Business | Clerical union workers fight with UAW over job reductions | The Detroit News

Business | Clerical union workers fight with UAW over job reductions | The Detroit News | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Detroit — The United Auto Workers is locked in a bitter labor dispute, but this time the union is not fighting for the workers. It’s fighting with them.
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(Document) NLRB complaint on Jimmy John’s labor violations in Minneapolis

(Document) NLRB complaint on Jimmy John’s labor violations in Minneapolis | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The following is a complaint from the National Labor Relations Board against Jimmy John's shops in Minneapolis for illegally firing and threatening workers who supporter a union. It was filed on Nov.
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U.S. Bank temp says Occupy post got her fired

U.S. Bank temp says Occupy post got her fired | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Kim Wangnoo said she figured her Facebook post was harmless...
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Canadian Labour Reporter - Article - Quebec Wal-Mart bargaining unit is decertified

Workers leave union after one year in the collective agreement...
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The UAW's Grand New Bargain and the Future of Organized Labor

The UAW's Grand New Bargain and the Future of Organized Labor | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
What does the UAW's latest deal tell us about what a 21st century middle-class manufacturing job looks like?
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UFCW wins at National Beef Packing in Dodge City

UFCW wins at National Beef Packing in Dodge City | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Employees at the National Beef Packing Co.
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Occupy Omnibus: From Philosophy to Art, 10 Essential Books on Protest

Occupy Omnibus: From Philosophy to Art, 10 Essential Books on Protest | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
What Billie Holiday has to do with Burma, growing your own marijuana, and the American Revolution.
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Black Friday backlash: Early openings a mixed blessing

Black Friday backlash: Early openings a mixed blessing | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Black Friday backlash: Early openings a mixed blessing...
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This is what social-media policy in a unionized workplace looks like? - The Employer Handbook Blog

This is what social-media policy in a unionized workplace looks like? - The Employer Handbook Blog | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Do you have a unionized workforce? If you have a social-media policy, it should not expressly restrict employees' rights to discuss terms and conditions of employment. Otherwise, you may be violating the National Labor Relations Act.
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Union workers threaten 1-day strike at HCA hospitals

Union workers threaten 1-day strike at HCA hospitals | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Several thousand unionized nurses and other workers have voted to hold a one-day protest strike at as many as eight South Florida hospitals owned by HCA Inc., if contract talks over wages break down this week.
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Occupy Wall Street Protests Shifting to College Campuses

Occupy Wall Street Protests Shifting to College Campuses | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
As protest encampments in parks face increasing pressure from officials, as well as safety and health concerns, colleges look like a friendlier setting.
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Drafting Social Media Policies to Minimize Legal Risk of an NLRB Complaint

Drafting Social Media Policies to Minimize Legal Risk of an NLRB Complaint | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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‘Atlas Shrugged’ film producers replacing 100,000 DVD’s after mischaracterizing Ayn Rand’s novel

‘Atlas Shrugged’ film producers replacing 100,000 DVD’s after mischaracterizing Ayn Rand’s novel | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The company behind the film Atlas Shrugged Part 1 is replacing 100,000 title sheets from the film's newly released DVD and Blue Ray versions because the copy writer incorrectly described the late Ayn Rand's 1957 novel, Atlas Shrugged, as a story of...
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NLRB finds Jimmy John’s illegally threatened and fired employees backing union

NLRB finds Jimmy John’s illegally threatened and fired employees backing union | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board issued a complaint today finding that Jimmy John's, a Twin Cities sandwich chain, unlawfully threatened, disciplined and terminated workers for engaging in union activities.
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Union gains in bid for Target re-vote

Union gains in bid for Target re-vote | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Retail workers at a Valley Stream Target might get another chance to unionize after the National Labor Relations Board found more evidence that the store unfairly influenced the election. Other charges against the store were dropped.
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C of C Speaker: Boeing case all about union power | The Post and Courier, Charleston SC - News, Sports, Entertainment

C of C Speaker: Boeing case all about union power | The Post and Courier, Charleston SC - News, Sports, Entertainment | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Daniel Island management consultant Jim Gray didn't agree with much Penn State law professor and former National Labor Relations Board trial attorney Ellen Dannin said about the pending Boeing case last week.
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Kroger Contract Up For Vote Today - West Virginia Headline News and Talk Radio

MetroNews delivers the most accurate and up-to-date news headlines, sports news, and outdoors news across the state of West Virginia.
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