News from our Locals

UCOMM Live: Why Young People Hate Old People and the #USWNT

5 days 9 hours - UCOMM Blog - Plus can cafeteria workers cancel your flight, we remember Harvey Milk and what he did for the Coors Boycott during Pride Month, the origins of the Facebook and...

Organizing News Sites and Ferry Captains

5 days 8 hours - UCOMM Blog - Many employers do everything in their power to stop their employees from organizing. Some hold captive audience meetings, while others challenge every move in...

New Bill Would Crack Down on Call Center Offshoring

2 days 6 hours - UCOMM Blog - New legislation introduced this week by Senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.), in the U.S. Senate and the bipartisan duo of Reps. David McKinley (R-W.Va.) and Mark Pocan (D...

AFL-CIO Hosts Town Hall

1 day 7 hours - UCOMM Blog - On Monday, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka kicked off a series of Town Hall meetings. The first one took place in Pittsburgh, and more will be held on Tuesday...

Let Uber Drivers Join a Union

1 day 6 hours - UCOMM Blog - Workers in the on-demand, or "gig," economy are denied basic rights that all other employees receive, simply because their work originates from a phone "app." App...