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Columbia Provost Coatsworth Escalates Assault on Grad Student Union Rights


Back in August, the National Labor Relations Board ruled in the Columbia University case that student employees at private universities have the right to organize unions to bargain collectively over the terms of their employment.  3,322 more words

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New Forbes rankings show Katz doing well with Oilers, despite slight revenue dip

Forbes is out with its annual valuations of NHL franchises and the U.S. business magazine has the Oilers revenues dropping by $1.8 million year to year. 794 more words

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Guest Post: Against Despair

Kate Andrias is Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School.

This post is part of a series on Labor in the Trump Years… 627 more words

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MLB players, owners reach tentative labour deal

IRVING, Texas — Baseball players and owners reached a tentative agreement on a five-year labour contract Wednesday night, a deal that will extend the sport’s industrial peace to 26 years since the ruinous fights in the first two decades of free agency. 483 more words


Why May Must Say Yes to Worker Directors

Industrial democracy has made a welcome return to the political front line. With positive news for workers and the economy in general hard to come by, this could be a glimmer of good news in a fairly bleak winter. 668 more words

NLRB Requires Employers to Look in a Chrystal Ball when Negotiating Management Rights Clauses

A company announced its intent to make changes to existing policies, specifically, its work rules, absenteeism policy, and progressive discipline policy, which were maintained outside of the collective bargaining agreement. 333 more words


On This Day of Thanks


I am thankful for all of those who have worked and who continue to work to promote workers’ rights and to insure that workers have some meaningful voice in their workplaces. 344 more words

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