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Union Members Campaign for Dakota Access Pipeline

DES MOINES, Iowa – Members of the Laborers Union International, or LiUNA, Local 353 delivered letters to the Iowa Utilities Board supporting construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline Across Iowa.   390 more words


Statue In Front Of Liuna Station

On of several statues in front of Liuna station in Hamilton, Ontario.


Pipeline Meetings Concluding, Regulatory Hearings Months Away

NEVADA, Iowa — A series of informational hearings on the proposed crude oil pipeline across Iowa are continuing this week. Meetings Monday were scheduled in the towns of Nevada, Boone, Sac City, and Rockwell City. 270 more words


Unions Speak out Against Senate Rejection of KXL

By JT Haines, November 20, 2014

The Washington Examiner is reporting that certain of the major labor unions and leaders — including Laborers’ Int’l Union of North America, AFL-CIO Building and Trades, and Teamsters — have spoken out against the US Senate rejection of #KeystoneXL, with LIUNA calling it a “vote against all construction workers.” [ 333 more words


Saluting Irish Labor in New York

The immense contribution of the Irish to the American labor movement will be recognised in New York on 7 November when the Irish Echo hosts its third annual Irish Labor 50 gala. 52 more words

Gerry Adams

Pittsburgh's Liberty Bridge was only built to last till 1978

In Pittsburgh, PA one of the famous bridges in the “city of bridges” was supposed to only last 50 years.  In 1928.  It passed it’s life expectancy, so to speak, in 1978.   612 more words

News & Politics

My fav. CE covers, part 1:) With Liuna (as Rogue) and Devorah, as Raven.  32 more words