The music equipment retailer has been trying to beat back a major organizing campaign.
This April I'm joining thousands of others from across the country for Democracy Spring, a powerful, peaceful, and massive sit-in at our nation's Capitol.
The clause strips workers of their right to sue in class actions. One worker says he has until the end of Friday to sign it.
In secret recordings, the consultant warned employees about unions: "You get a voice, that's true. Just not your own."
I chose to get arrested outside of a car wash in Brooklyn last week in support of the workers who have been on strike there since November. This is the first time I have ever been arrested -- even though I have supported many different causes in many different ways.
When it comes to bargaining talks, RWDSU contends that Guitar Center has been dragging its feet in hopes that support for
In their statement, Doeblin and Hedrick said they looked forward to working with the union. In a statement posted to the
Doeblin has been clear that he feels having a union in the workplace is bad for business, a sentiment that might rankle some
"They feel like they weren't being treated with a great deal of respect," Hall said. "They wanted the company to share success
Doug Simpson, the employee who spearheaded the union effort at the Vegas location, said he hoped a union contract could ultimately
"We're continuing to make improvements and to look at what's happened across the landscape for our company," Haffeman said
The Hi-Tek contract includes provisions to expressly benefit immigrants, Appelbaum said. For one, the employer cannot raise
"It's something not everyone wants to buy," said Arnold, who also must fade against his base pay of minimum wage. "I try
NYC businesses, especially those that receive city subsidies, must do something to alleviate the hardships faced by our city's poorest families. The Living Wage bill is the first step in a process that can ensure that this happens.
As we observe Labor Day 2011, it's clear that working men and women in the U.S. and Canada are hurting. As more and more money continues to be siphoned off by the wealthiest, the middle class is being decimated.
Employees of a Target store in Valley Stream, New York, will vote on Friday on whether to join a union. It would be the first
Today, Mott's is owned by the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group (DPS), based in Plano, Texas. Ever since DPS took over the New York factory, union members claim, family spirit at the company has been destroyed.