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After Trumka’s Death, A.F.L.-C.I.O. Faces a Crossroads

After Trumka’s Death, A.F.L.-C.I.O. Faces a Crossroads

For years, influencing political outcomes has been the priority. Some are calling for more emphasis on basic organizing.This post was originally published on this site

Richard Trumka, A.F.L.-C.I.O. Chief, Dies at 72

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Richard Trumka, A.F.L.-C.I.O. Chief, Dies at 72

A third-generation coal miner from Pennsylvania, he had led the labor federation since 2009.

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Amazon Faces Wider Fight Over Labor Practices

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A second union vote may be held at an Alabama warehouse, and new tactics by the Teamsters and other groups aim to pressure Amazon across the country.This post was originally published on this site

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Amazon Faces Wider Fight Over Labor Practices

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A second union vote may be held at an Alabama warehouse, and new tactics by the Teamsters and other groups aim to pressure Amazon across the country.This post was originally published on this site

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Covid Variant Adds to Worker Anxieties

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Some see an undue rush by employers to get workplaces back to normal, whether by dropping precautions or imposing new rules.This post was originally published on this site

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Building Solar Farms May Not Build the Middle Class

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Some of the wealthiest companies in the world are investing in the green economy. But they’re not investing in paying union wages.This post was originally published on this site

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