Archive for the ‘Labor Unions’ Category

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (September 1-7, 2014)

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

While union membership declines, those at the top are making out like bandits.” By Laura Clawson. Daily Kos. September 3, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 21-27, 2014)

Monday, July 28th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

S.F.’s nonprofit workers feel the squeeze.” By Marisa Lagos. San Francisco Chronicle. July 21, 2014

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 7-13, 2014)

Monday, July 14th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

UAW forms voluntary association at Chattanooga Volkswagen plant.” By Ned Resnikoff. MSNBC. July 11, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 9-15, 2014)

Monday, June 16th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

The fall of teachers unions: ‘People increasingly view teachers unions as a problem, or the problem.’” By Stephanie Simon. Politico. June 13, 2014.

NEA president blasts reformers, vows to keep fighting.” By Stephanie Simon. Politico.com. June 14, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 26-June 2, 2014)

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

New York’s Metropolitan Opera Opens Its Budget Curtain; Questions Raised About How the Opera Spends its Money as It Seeks Labor-Cost Savings.” By Jennifer Maloney. Wall Street Journal. May 30, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 19-25, 2014)

Monday, May 26th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

How The Metropolitan Opera Could Go Dark This Summer.” By Dave Jamieson. Huffington Post. May 22, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 12-18, 2014)

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

Michigan Union Collapse: SEIU membership fell 80% in a year once it wasn’t coerced.” Wall Street Journal. May 14, 2014.

Part-time faculty at Northeastern will form union, aiding wider push.” By Matt Rocheleau. Boston Globe. May 15, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 5-11, 2014)

Monday, May 12th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

“Met, Singers at Odds Over Public Talks; Singers’ Union Has Invited Members of the Media.” By Jennifer Maloney. Wall Street Journal. May 5, 2014.
Related story:
Opera Begins Labor Talks.” Wall Street Journal. May 5, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (April 28-May 4, 2014)

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

Grad student protesters demand union.” By Matthew Lloyd-Thomas. Yale Daily News. May 1, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (April 21-27, 2014)

Monday, April 28th, 2014

LABOR UNIONS

College Football: At Northwestern, a Blitz to Defeat an Effort to Unionize.” New York Times. April 24, 2014.
Related story:
Northwestern Players To Vote On Historic Union Question.” Morning Edition/National Public Radio. April 25, 2014.