Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 
December 14, 2017

Member Login
Username:

Password:


Not registered yet?
Click Here to sign-up

Forgot Your Login?

On This Day in 1995

Some 33,000 striking members of the Machinists end a 69-day walkout at Boeing after winning pay and benefit increases and protections against subcontracting some of their work overseas.
- Union Communication Services


Labor Headlines

US labour news headlines from LabourStart

Green Beer and Rank Hypocrisy
Updated On: Mar 17, 2017

Mar. 17, 2017 | OPINION | Does green beer taste better laced with hypocrisy? Does shamrock smell sweeter perfumed with historical amnesia? We may be about to find out, for this year’s St. Patrick’s Day jamboree at the White House will be a breathtaking celebration of double standards and the willful forgetting of America’s recent past. Even by the crooked yardstick of the Trump administration, the disconnect is surreal: The president will salute the legacy of one wave of immigrants even as he deploys against other immigrants the same calumnies once heaped upon the Irish… [The Irish] were nobody’s ideal of the desirable immigrant. The typical Irish Catholic arrival in New York or Boston was a peasant with little formal education and few material resources. Worse, these people were religious aliens – the papist hordes who threatened to swamp Protestant civilization and, in their ignorance and superstition, destroy enlightened democratic American values… nytimes.com  
Illustration by Joan Wong; Photographs by Lewis W. Hine/Library of Congress (top), and Yana Paskova for The New York Times


General Membership Meetings
Baltimore: Jan. 7, 2018 @ 10 a.m.
Salisbury: Jan. 14, 2018 @ 10 a.m.

The Salisbury meeting will be held
at the Hampton Inn Salisbury,
121 East Naylor Mill Road, Salisbury, Md. 21801









UnionActive Newswire
 
Join the Newswire!
Updated: Dec. 14 (09:02)

2018 BENEFIT IMPROVEMENTS
Teamsters Local 71
2018 TEAMCARE Health & Welfare Benefit Improvements
TEAMSTERS LOCAL 577
NATIONAL AGREEMENTQuestions and Answers
Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
DOT Drug Testing
Teamsters Local 776
Tentative Agreement AT&T Mobility
Communications Workers of America Local 2336
Awards Season Local Notices
IATSE Local 478
 
     
 
 
Teamsters Local 355
Copyright © 2017, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

659601 hits since Jan 01, 2010
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image