On this date in 1975, former (and wannabe future) teamster leader Jimmy Hoffa disappeared. Hoffa was scheduled to have a sit-down at the Machus Red Fox restaurant in Bloomfield, MI with Detroit mobster Anthony “Tony Jack” Giacalone and New Jersey labor leader Anthony “Tony Pro” Provenzano. 95 more words
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Lee Saunders is making inroads in Washington, but the greatest threats to his American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees union may come from farther away.. 9 more words
An author and teacher at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, Professor Green participated in protest politics for decades.. via NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/299UVU3
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June 22, 2016 (San Diego) The United Food and Commercial Workers Union that are part of the bargaining unit for Ralphs, Vons and Albertsons, voted to authorize a strike when necessary. 221 more words
Read the FACTS about the misguided proposal to move the L.A. County Dept of Regional Planning from #DTLA to Alhambra. Don’t believe the hype.
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June 11, 2016 (San Diego) San Diego supermarket workers, working for Kroger Corporation, based in Cincinnati Ohio. 165 more words