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Kellogg’s Strike Ends

BCTGM Members Ratify New Contract Members of the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union (BCTGM) who work at Kellogg’s ready to eat cereal plants in Battle Creek, Mich., Lancaster, Pa., Omaha, Neb. and Memphis, Tenn. have voted to accept the recommended collective bargaining agreement. Approval of the contract ends the BCTGM’s strike […]

Kellogg’s Strikers: We Want A Clear Path Out Of Two-Tier, Set In Stone

Above Photo: Striking Kellogg’s workers picket the company’s flagship plant in Battle Creek, Michigan, home to the cereal giant’s headquarters. “You can’t throw a rock without hitting somebody that’s been negatively affected by Kellogg’s greed,” said BCTGM Local 3G President Trevor Bidelman. Jim West / jimwestphoto.com. In contract talks with its 1,400 workers this summer, Kellogg’s proposed […]

Kellogg Workers Reject Temporary Agreement, Continue Strike

After nine weeks on strike, workers at four Kellogg plants have rejected a temporary agreement that doesn’t meet their demands. They’ll continue to fight the bosses — and need the entire U.S. labor movement to join their struggle. The strike that began at four Kellogg Company plants on October 5 will continue. This morning, the 1,400 striking […]

Kellogg’s Union Workers Reject New Contract

Strike enters third month. Striking workers to be replaced with ‘permanent replacement employees’, company says. Hundreds of striking union workers at four Kellogg’s cereal plants in the US have overwhelmingly voted to reject a tentative agreement on a five-year contract negotiated between the union and the company, extending a strike that started in early October. […]

On The Structure Of Kellogg’s Corporate Control

Above Photo: [13 On Your Side / Youtube) Workers at Kellogg’s went on strike early October for the first time since 1972. It’s now mid-November, snow is falling, and it’s starting to get really cold outside. At the request of the company, workers briefly returned to the negotiating table in what turned out to be […]

Kellogg’s Workers Still On ‘Str-R-R-Ike!’ In Strikevember

Above Photo: Battle Creek, Mich., Nov. 4. Battle Creek, Mich. – Tony the Tiger’s famous line –  “Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes, they’re “grrr-eat” has been reworked. Lawn signs supporting the strike of 1,400 Kellogg’s workers show an angry Tony with a picket sign saying “Kellogg’s on strrr-ike!” The members of Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM) […]

Kellogg Workers Are Still On Strike In Memphis And Across The Country

Above Photo: Workers like Patrece Edwards Bradford, a carton and glue operator, who participated in the 275-day strike back in 2013 and 2014, have taken it upon themselves to teach transitional workers about those that came before them, those who fought for their rights as workers. (Jason Kerzinski) Scenes From The Picket Line As the […]

Do you feel the disturbance in The Force? There’s nothing wrong with you… it just means you’re TUNED IN

(NaturalNews) I’ve heard from many people that they feel a great sense of uncertainty about what’s ahead for our world, our nation and even our own families. Many are frightened by what they see as a vast chasm of uncertainty… others feel a sense of helplessness from being “trapped” in their daily commitments […]

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