Edna Nominations Due by August 28

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Follow The deadline for nominations for the Berger-Marks Foundation’s annual Edna Award is August 28. The $10,000 award recognizes young women making a mark in labor, women’s and other social justice movements. The award is named after Edna Berger, a pioneer for women’s rights who rose from a...
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Join Us for Labor Blood Month

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Follow The American Red Cross and the United Labor Committee have joined forces to help those in need by declaring August as LABOR BLOOD MONTH All donors will receive a labor blood donor T Shirt and donors are provided with refreshing Root beer floats. All drives are open...
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T-Mobile Is A Two-Faced Union Buster

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Follow Courtesy of Communication Workers of America | July 10, 2014: T-Mobile Is A Two-Faced Union Buster There are two sides to T-Mobile. On one side in Germany, it’s the American subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom, a German communications company that respects its workers and has enshrined collective bargaining...
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Minutes: May 2014 District 4 OSH Conference Call

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Follow Jul 13, 2014 Courtesty of : CWA-UNION.ORG CWA District 4 Occupational Safety and Health Conference Call Conducted Wednesday, May 14, 2014 from 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. (*) Participants- TravisYoung, President, CWA Local 4217 Erika White, Vice President, CWA Local 4319 Jay Walther, President, CWA Local 4320 Dan...
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Looking for Union Organizer’s in the Midwest

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Follow Courtesy of Service Employees International Union, CTW, CLC on June 26, 2014 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) is hiring in multiple cities in the Mid-West and wants the labor community to be aware of these job opportunities.  We offer full time salaried positions with excellent benefits. The deadline to...
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The Journal Newsletter: June 2014

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Follow  Inside this issue: President’s Report: “We Need a Common Narrative” Of “Local” Interest Summer Fun Is A College Degree worth what it Costs? This Day in Labor History President’s Report: “We Need a Common Narrative”  Pinch-hitting for Local 4319 president Robert V. Hull, this month’s President’s Report...
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AT&T Acquires DirectTV

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Follow DALLAS, TEXAS and EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. – May 18, 2014 – AT&T (NYSE:T) and DIRECTV (NASDAQ:DTV) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which AT&T will acquire DIRECTV in a stock-and-cash transaction for $95 per share based on AT&T’s Friday closing price. The...
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In Memory of Maya Angelou

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Follow Courtesy of National CWA official site: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 Dear Human Rights Activists, Today, it is with great sadness that we learn of the passing of Maya Angelou. She was a writer and poet, actress and singer, and, most importantly, a leader and an activist. Throughout...
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