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Former UAW Official Pleads Guilty To Corruption

DETROIT (AP) – A former labor leader pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiring to enrich himself and others by having Fiat Chrysler pay for meals, golf and other perks, although he tried to soften his conduct by claiming it was due to bad bookkeeping decisions. 357 more words

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UAW Prepares for Strike if GM Shutters More Factories

Gary Jones, the president of the United Auto Workers (UAW), signaled the powerful labor union’s willingness to strike if necessary, announcing on Monday that union leadership will raise weekly strike pay from $200 to $250 a week effective from March 2019. 220 more words

Briefing

On This Date...

On this date, February 11, 19378 the Flint sit-down strike
ends when General Motors recognizes the United Auto Workers trade union…

Mable Stewart Merritt

September 8, 1925 – December 19, 2017

Born in upstate New York, Mable Stewart Merritt moved with her family as a child to Grosse Pointe, where she graduated from high school.  40 more words

The Mildred Gaddis Show

Mildred Gaddis, a 41-year radio veteran, has been described by the Detroit Free Press as one of ten (10) African Americans to watch in Detroit! Mildred Gaddis is an urban news talk show host who was formerly on WPZR-102.7 FM. 175 more words

The solution to problems at General Motors and Conde Nast

The media has been very unkind to General Motors recently, and rightfully so. They marked the American holiday of Thanksgiving by closing plants and laying off thousands of workers. 1,149 more words

GM to slash 14,700 jobs in North America

(THIS ARTICLE IS COURTESY OF THE ‘JOURNAL TIMES’)

GM to slash 14,700 jobs in North America

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