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McDonald's Shuts Its Headquarters as Protesters Rally for $15 an Hour

Hundreds of protesters marched through pouring rain to call for higher wages and union rights at McDonald’s Corp on Wednesday, leading the hamburger chain to shut down its headquarters a day before its annual meeting. 468 more words


Uber Drivers in New York Have Formed a Labor Association

Uber drivers in New York state have formed an association to strengthen their hand in dealing with the ride-sharing service, labor leaders said on Sunday, days after the company agreed to a $100 million settlement with drivers in two other states. 423 more words


US union membership in public and private sectors and federal, state and local governments since 1983

Unions are dead on their feet in the private sector in the USA but going strong as ever in the public sector, especially in local government. 18 more words

Economic History

2015 Union Membership

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) has released their annual Union Members Survey for 2015 and South Dakota’s union membership continues to be among the lowest in the nation at 5.9 percent. 127 more words


Union Treasurer Lachs accounts, membership figures

It has been drawn to HackOx’s attention that current Union big dog and presidential aspirant Noah Lachs has been found lacking in one of his duties, specifically that of the membership drive. 273 more words

Oxford Union

Half of all union members in the US work for the government

It is only to be expected that most people will vote in favour of their own vested interests.

It is also only to be expected that those whose income depends on government spending will vote for the continuation or the increase of government spending or for the continuation or increase of taxation for that purpose. 475 more words