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August 02, 2015
Today in Labor History
July 31, 1999: The Great Shipyard Strike of 1999 ends after Steelworkers at Newport News Shipbuilding ratify a breakthrough agreement which nearly doubles pensions, increases security, ends inequality, and provides the highest wage increases in company and industry history to nearly 10,000 workers at the yard. The strike lasted 15 weeks.

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Updated On: Mar 16, 2014

  • March is Women's History Month: What women want.
  • America's new servant class.
  • How the rich became dependent on government welfare.
  • We're listening to labor-friendly radio programs.
  • Conservative political action group plots demise of unions.
  • Anti-union workers sue VW, union over Tennessee plant...

  • And they're backed by an anti-worker group linked to the Koch brothers.
  • If you see an ad complaining that unions spend too much on politics....
  • You might want to check out this mind-boggling statistic.
  • More on wage theft: McDonald's workers file class action lawsuit.
  • Sign Working America's petition to extend unemployment benefits.
  • General President Hoffa on the Keystone XL pipeline and the TPP:


 


 
 
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