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Workers fight back against immigration audit

Two years ago, in April 2017, about 25 workers at Tom Cat bakery in Long Island City, New York were…

How Montreal Freelancers Are Organizing

I recently sat down with three members of a union in Montreal organizing freelance workers such as translators and journalists….

CUNY Adjuncts Vs. Everybody

Things are heating up at CUNY, where a campaign to double the wages of adjunct instructors has pitted a group…

Saskatoon Co-op Strike Ends with Two-Tier Contract

After a six-month strike that saw workers walking picket lines in extremely cold temperatures, UFCW Local 1400 has reached an…

Why Do Coops Hate Unions?

Marianne Garneau spoke to workers in over a dozen grocery cooperatives across the U.S. and Canada to produce this report…

“It’s Up To Us”: A reflection on the LAUSD strike and contract with teacher Tammy Matz

Tammy Matz has been an LAUSD public school teacher for almost eighteen years and currently teachers third grade at Melrose…

Grocery workers refuse a two-tier wage system

The Saskatoon Co-op is a consumer cooperative grocery with multiple locations in and around Saskatoon, SK. Workers are represented by…

Holding the line: supporters picket Canada Post after back-to-work legislation

Union members and community supporters across Canada have been organizing militant and effective pickets at Canada Post facilities ever since…

“Just go and shut it down”: A postal carrier on the struggle at Canada Post

An interview with a postal carrier in Canada. Their union, CUPW, is currently negotiating a new contract with Canada Post….

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