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#DNCinPHL: Day 4

Yesterday my delegate tickets disappeared. The PA Dem Party scrambled to find a replacement. So I was unable to attend Tuesday morning’s events. This morning, the were able to get me a pass for today and are working on tomorrow’s pass. 2,873 more words

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Centro CSO Presents "Bread & Roses" Movie Night

Be sure to join Centro CSO on August 6th for a movie night in Boyle Heights! We will be showing the movie Bread & Roses (see trailer below). 92 more words

Heritage Valley Beaver nurses striking over contract impasse

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) – Nurses at the Heritage Valley Beaver hospital in western Pennsylvania have gone on strike over a contract impasse.

The hospital’s 500 nurses say they’ll strike for Tuesday only after negotiations earlier this month failed to yield a new contract. 93 more words


French Lessons: Why Labor and Laborism Need One Another

The 2008 election produced the only institutional arrangement seemingly able to break legislative logjams in our age of polarization: consolidated party control over the entire federal government, alongside a filibuster-proof majority in the Senate.  1,051 more words

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SEIU Lavender Caucus

“Lavender Caucus: another shade of purple.” This button is from the Service Employees International Unions, LGBTQ Caucus, known as the “Lavender Caucus.” SEIU’s brand color is purple, where the “lavender” comes from. 


미국: 노동조합이 보편기본소득을 지지해야 하는 이유

원문: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/06/unions-and-ubi/488951/

by BOURREE LAM (2016 .6. 27.)

번역에 강남훈 교수께서 도움 주셨습니다. 감사합니다.

앤디 스턴은 조합원 2백만명인 노동조합의 위원장이었다. 최근 “바닥 높이기”(Raising the Floor) 라는 책을 써서 기본소득 운동을 전개하고 있다. 24 more words


Labour unions disagree over NextGen Climate alliance

On  May 13, NextGen Climate announced the formation of the For Our Future Political Action Committee (PAC)  , which includes labour unions and youth groups, to campaign for environmental justice issues.   281 more words