In the United States and Canada, the first Monday of September is a federal holiday, Labor Day. Originally celebrated in New York City’s Union Square in 1882, Labor Day was organized by unions as a rare day of rest for the overworked during the Industrial Revolution. 14 more words
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With a National Labor Relations Board decision on whether football players at Northwestern may proceed with their unionization efforts looming, Michigan is considering a bill that would prevent student-athletes from similarly attempting to unionize. 396 more words
The strike by graduate students at the University of Oregon lasted eight days and ended after a 22-hour marathon session with a mediator.
Here the highlights of what the Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation achieved in their new contract: 122 more words
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