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Jerry Dias: It is time for a real debate on anti-scab legislation

Just weeks ago, Unifor helped put an end to the longest-ever work stoppage in the history of Newfoundland and Labrador. Thirty workers in Gander held a picket line for nearly two years. 641 more words

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Where the Public Stands on Key Issues That Could Come before the Supreme Court

Where the public stands on key issues that could come before the Supreme Court. Pew Research Center. John Gramlich. August 30, 2018.

 On October 6, the Senate voted  to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to be an associate justice of the U.S. 76 more words

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Graduate Workers, Political Activism, and the Uncertain Futures of Cautious Universities

by Marley-Vincent Lindsey

Sweat racks my brow as I climb the final steps to the eighth floor of an apartment building on Pelham Parkway in the Bronx. 2,242 more words

Labor Unions

Endorsed by the TN Building & Construction Trades Council

I am proud to announce that I have been endorsed by the Tennessee Building & Construction Trades Council.  They believe I will be a strong voice for working families at the Tennessee legislature.   83 more words

Expand Medicaid

27. On the Waterfront (1954)

Director: Elia Kazan

Alex – 8.7   Elliot – 8.8  IMDB 8.3    Rotten Tomatoes 9.2

Alex’s Commentary:

I love On the Waterfront. It is a compelling film from the opening minutes of a person being tossed off a building rooftop, to the climatic march of the longshoremen into a warehouse at the movie’s end. 1,477 more words

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BLET Re-Elects Pierce as President

Dennis Pierce was elected to this third full term recently as president of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen.

During BLET’s national convention held in Las Vegas, union members also elected all advisory board members without opposition for terms that begin on Jan. 85 more words

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