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Bus Drivers in Seoul, Major Cities Cancel Planned Strike After Reaching Wage Deal

Bus Drivers in Seoul, Major Cities Cancel Planned Strike After Reaching Wage Deal | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
SEOUL, May 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Unionized bus drivers in Seoul, Busan and all other metropolitan cities and provinces canceled a …...
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Actually Ford Needs More Layoffs Despite Surging Truck Profits, Wall Street Analyst Says

Actually Ford Needs More Layoffs Despite Surging Truck Profits, Wall Street Analyst Says | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
A Wall Street analyst says Ford needs more cuts despite making billions off F-Series truck sales, Daimler’s Zetsche says auf wiedersehen, and Michigan gives a big tax break to Jeep for its Detroit plant and more for The Morning Shift of Wednesday, May 22, 2019.
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Striking Ohio Hospital Workers Remain United, Head to Bargaining Table

Striking Ohio Hospital Workers Remain United, Head to Bargaining Table | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Worker solidarity and community support have only grown in the two weeks since the strike began.
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Larry J. Hanley, 62, dies; helped rid transit union of corruption - Pulse Ghana

Larry J. Hanley, 62, dies; helped rid transit union of corruption - Pulse Ghana | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Hanley, a former bus driver in Brooklyn and Staten Island and labor militant, won the presidency of the 200,000-member Amalgamated Transit Union in 2010 after challenging the incumbent’s lax oversight of its largest New York City local, which represented 15,000 school bus drivers.
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Striking McDonald’s workers: You have to ‘build your strength in numbers’ – ThinkProgress

Striking McDonald’s workers: You have to ‘build your strength in numbers’ – ThinkProgress | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
"We know that McDonald’s is the head of the snake."...
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McDonald’s strike: Thousands of fast-food workers are on strike

McDonald’s strike: Thousands of fast-food workers are on strike | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Three Democrats running for president marched with striking McDonald’s workers: Julián Castro, Jay Inslee and Bill de Blasio rallied with workers in four of the 13 cities where workers McDonald’s employees had organized a work stoppage to demand a $15 hourly wage, and the right to join a labor...
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Microsoft releases new book that takes an in-depth look at the role of AI in manufacturing

Microsoft releases new book that takes an in-depth look at the role of AI in manufacturing | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Today, Microsoft has announced the release of a new book titled, 'The Future Computed: AI and Manufacturing'. It is written by the co-author of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's 'Hit Refresh'.
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Union Leader Defends Strike Plan in Australia

Union Leader Defends Strike Plan in Australia | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
The Transport Workers Union is threatening to unleash "industrial chaos" through coordinated strikes in pursuit of a bigger share of profits from retailers and airlines while negotiating 200 enterprise agreements set to expire next year.
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Union files for new vote at Volkswagen’s Tennessee plant | The Star

Union files for new vote at Volkswagen’s Tennessee plant | The Star | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - The United Auto Workers union filed a new petition Wednesday seeking to hold a vote on its representation of workers at a Tennessee Volkswagen plant, the same day the National Labor Relations Board dismissed a previous petition on a technicality.
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Bernie Sanders campaign rallies support at McDonald's strikes across US | Business | The Guardian

Bernie Sanders campaign rallies support at McDonald's strikes across US | Business | The Guardian | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Campaign uses its extensive email list to protest for $15 minimum wage, union rights and actions against violence and harassment...
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Sadness and fear in Scunthorpe after British Steel liquidation | Business | The Guardian

Sadness and fear in Scunthorpe after British Steel liquidation | Business | The Guardian | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Future uncertainty is affecting businesses and residents beyond the steelworks...
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2020 hopefuls are joining striking fast food workers Thursday — but who’s helping whom? – ThinkProgress

2020 hopefuls are joining striking fast food workers Thursday — but who’s helping whom? – ThinkProgress | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
The Fight for $15, flexing its muscles again across the country Thursday, has many suitors in the Democratic primary.
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Bernie Sanders wades into Nevada's acrimonious charter school debate - CBS News

Bernie Sanders wades into Nevada's acrimonious charter school debate - CBS News | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
The Vermont senator's stand against charter schools may not do him many favors in the early caucus state...
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John Setka: Union boss to plead guilty to harassing woman

John Setka: Union boss to plead guilty to harassing woman | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Union boss John Setka will plead guilty to harassing a woman.
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How 150-year-old steel trade finally discovered China was the enemy it couldn't beat | Daily

How 150-year-old steel trade finally discovered China was the enemy it couldn't beat | Daily | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
With plants in Port Talbot, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield, Britain was formerly the powerhouse of the world's steel production - seeing generations working throughout our history.
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Jane Austin Running For President of SAG-AFTRA As “Candidate of Change” –

Jane Austin Running For President of SAG-AFTRA As “Candidate of Change” – | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
SAG-AFTRA national secretary-treasurer Jane Austin has joined the race for president of the 160,000-member union, saying that she is “the candidate of change.” The veteran stuntwoman will face off …...
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Uber and Lyft Drivers Strike Alongside Fast Food Workers in LA, Demand $30 Minimum Wage

Uber and Lyft Drivers Strike Alongside Fast Food Workers in LA, Demand $30 Minimum Wage | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Around 100 rideshare drivers protested their working conditions this afternoon in Los Angeles, engaging in a “take over” of an Uber Hub, before joining up with a contingent of fast food workers from McDonald’s who were striking for the right to unionize.
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Safety records regularly back-dated, fired Boeing worker alleges; internal investigation says otherwise | Business | postandcourier.com

Safety records regularly back-dated, fired Boeing worker alleges; internal investigation says otherwise | Business | postandcourier.com | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
A former Boeing Co. flight-line worker says the aerospace giant regularly backdated safety records to hide negligence from auditors, but a company document casts doubt on the allegations.
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McDonalds facing charges of sexual harassment for the 3rd time in 3 years

McDonalds facing charges of sexual harassment for the 3rd time in 3 years | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
On Tuesday the American Civil Liberties Union, the labor group Fight for $15, and the TIME’S UP Legal Defense Fund announced that 23 new complaints of sexual harassment involving McDonalds corporate and franchise stores in 20 cities.
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McDonald’s Workers Strike, Drawing 2020 Dems’ Attention

McDonald’s Workers Strike, Drawing 2020 Dems’ Attention | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Several Democratic candidates are joining McDonald’s workers on picket lines, and the Fight for $15 is launching a push to make its call to put more workers in unions a 2020 issue.
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McDonald's workers say restaurants are a magnet for crime - CBS News

McDonald's workers say restaurants are a magnet for crime - CBS News | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Employees of the fast-food chain report gun-toting customers, assaults and other threats in urging OSHA to investigate...
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Amazon Air pilots are picketing the company's annual shareholder meeting as they fight for better pay

Amazon Air pilots are picketing the company's annual shareholder meeting as they fight for better pay | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Low pay and benefits compared to competitors has pilots for Atlas and other carriers who deliver Amazon packages worried about safety.
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British Steel insolvency endangers 5,000 jobs

British Steel insolvency endangers 5,000 jobs | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
British Steel enters compulsory liquidation, threatening 5,000 jobs directly and 20,000 more indirectly.
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The Fight for $15 Minimum Wage Is Hurting the Restaurant Industry

The Fight for $15 Minimum Wage Is Hurting the Restaurant Industry | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
As pay rates rise, restaurants are cutting hours and jobs to compensate.
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Morning mail: Unions' failed $25m campaign, Labor leader contest, May's bad day | Australia news | The Guardian

Morning mail: Unions' failed $25m campaign, Labor leader contest, May's bad day | Australia news | The Guardian | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
Thursday: ACTU faces tough questions after winning just three of its 16 target seats for Labor.Plus: judge rules against Trump over financial records...
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McDonald's is under pressure as allegations of sexual harassment surface and activists circle the wagons

McDonald's is under pressure as allegations of sexual harassment surface and activists circle the wagons | PSLabor:  Your Union Free Advantage | Scoop.it
McDonald's is taking a lot of heat from workers' rights groups leading up to its annual shareholder meeting Thursday....
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