Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 

June 26, 2017

On This Day in 1959

The 189-mile-long St. Lawrence Seaway opens, making the Great Lakes accessible to Atlantic shipping. Thousands of laborers toiled for decades to make it happen; indirectly and directly, the Seaway today supports 75,000 jobs in Canada and 150,000 in the U.S.

Member Login
Username:

Password:


Not registered yet?
Click Here to sign-up

Forgot Your Login?


Labor Headlines

US labour news headlines from LabourStart

In Case You Missed It
Updated On: Jun 16, 2017

  • Teamsters submit comments on NAFTA negotiations.
  • The attack on labor unions – and why they matter.
  • Three myths about the minimum wage.
  • The administration quietly rolls back civil rights efforts.
  • Ports of LA, Long Beach truck drivers threaten to strike.
  • Union rep. says SF UPS gunman filed excessive OT grievance.
  • Labor Department moves to allow secret anti-union campaigns.
  • Happy Father's Day!



UnionActive Newswire
 
Join the Newswire!
Updated: Jun. 26 (17:01)

LOCAL 4 RIGGING SEMINARS
Theatrical Stage Employes Local No.4, IATSE
ELECTION RESULTS
IBEW 396
How Union-Busting Bosses Propel the Right Wing to Power
Teamsters Local 355
How Union-Busting Bosses Propel the Right Wing to Power
Teamsters local 570
Victims of UPS’s Deadly Drive for Profit
Teamsters Local 355
Protect Your Healthcare NOW!
OPWU
 
     
 
 
Teamsters Local 355
Copyright © 2017, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

592763 hits since Jan 01, 2010
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image