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March 23, 2018

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Fifteen workers die, another 170 are injured when a series of explosions rip through BP’s Texas City refinery. Investigators blamed a poor safety culture at the plant and found BP management gave priority to cost savings over worker safety.
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Korea (South) : UAW Takes Action to Support Incarcerated Korean Trade Unionists
After 5 Months, the #NYCStripperStrike Is Poised to Go Nationwide
Disney uses its promised $1,000 employee bonus as leverage over union negotiations
State House Blocks Effort to Roll Back Minimum Wage
Turning 40, the Steelworkers Union looks to future
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  • 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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