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Unionized Verizon workers push iPhone boycott

Unionized Verizon workers push iPhone boycott | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
To pressure the telecommunications giant to ease off demands for concessions from workers in its deteriorating landline division, the employees will ask customers not to buy the next iPhone.
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‘Occupy Wall Street’ protesters prepare for union-backed demonstration | The Raw Story

‘Occupy Wall Street’ protesters prepare for union-backed demonstration | The Raw Story | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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AMS Security passes vote to unionize, switches to COPE378 | The Ubyssey

AMS Security passes vote to unionize, switches to COPE378 | The Ubyssey | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
AMS Security has voted in favour of unionizing, but it won't be through United Food and Commercial Workers 1518 (UFCW1518) as expected.Instead, they'll be negotiating through the Canadian Office and Professional Workers Union (COPE378).
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The Rules Have Changed | BusinessWest

The Rules Have Changed | BusinessWest | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
In Collective Bargaining, Employers Have to Watch What They Say...
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Amazon gets heat over warehouse

Amazon gets heat over warehouse | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Justine Frantz has spent $1,483.31 over the past several years buying gifts for her grandchildren from online retailer Amazon.com.
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Ralphs, Albertsons Supermarkets Could Close if Grocery Workers Strike - ABC News

Ralphs, Albertsons Supermarkets Could Close if Grocery Workers Strike - ABC News | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The "Big Three" Southern California grocery chains are bracing for a strike and possible shut down after the union representing grocery workers canceled their contract with the stores.
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NEW: Meijer workers OK new labor contract

Workers at Meijer grocery stores across Michigan have approved a new labor contract that includes wage and benefit improvements.

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Twitter chat puts spotlight on #unionwomen, Hyatt strikers » peoplesworld

Twitter chat puts spotlight on #unionwomen, Hyatt strikers » peoplesworld | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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UFCW back to bargaining table

UFCW back to bargaining table | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Blood collection workers for the American Red Cross showed up to work on Saturday after a brief concern of a possible strike.
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Occupied Wall Street, Seen From Abroad

Occupied Wall Street, Seen From Abroad | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Why is the Mideast taking Occupy Wall Street more seriously than Midtown?
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Speedy Union Elections by NLRB Curbed by Republican Measure - Businessweek

Speedy Union Elections by NLRB Curbed by Republican Measure - Businessweek | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Speedier union elections proposed by the National Labor Relations Board would be curbed by legislation from Representative John Kline, a Minnesota Republican who leads the committee that oversees labor policy.
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Tell Your Story with Timeline

Tell Your Story with Timeline | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Since the beginning of Facebook, your profile has been the place where you tell your story.
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Occupy Wall Street Sorry For Being Victim Of Radiohead Hoax: Gothamist

Occupy Wall Street Sorry For Being Victim Of Radiohead Hoax: Gothamist | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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ECAT workers end strike; buses rolling

ECAT workers end strike; buses rolling | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it

Drivers for Escambia County Area Transit buses are back on the job today after striking for one day over what union officials said was 'mistreatment' of employees.
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Up to 80 BlueScope jobs could be saved: unions - Local News - News - General - Illawarra Mercury

Up to 80 BlueScope jobs could be saved: unions - Local News - News - General - Illawarra Mercury | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Up to 80 steelworkers' jobs would be saved under a deal which unions predict could mean no forced redundancies in BlueScope Steel's restructuring process.
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Students Object to Use of Sweatshop Labor on College Clothing

Students Object to Use of Sweatshop Labor on College Clothing | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
At Ohio State, students are trying to stop a deal with an affiliate of the Dallas Cowboys that may have used sweatshop labor in El Salvador and Indonesia.
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Ralphs says it will close stores if workers go on strike. Albertsons may follow. [Updated]

Ralphs says it will close stores if workers go on strike. Albertsons may follow. [Updated] | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The labor fight between union officials and grocery employers spilled outside of the negotiation room Friday as Ralphs announced that the company would “initially” close all 250 of its Southern California stores if workers go on strike.
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Rally on tap to push out protesters » Local News » NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

Rally on tap to push out protesters » Local News » NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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