Posts Tagged ‘union’

December 1st, 1913 – The Union of Crete with Greece

Like many Greek regions which revolted during the Greek War of Independence of 1821, Crete remained under Ottoman Control. Several major Cretan rebellions followed: 1841, 1858, 1866-69, 1878, 1895-98, and all were brutally put down. The continual fight for freedom by the Cretans maintained pressure on the Ottomans. In 1878, the Cretans secured some concessions,… […]

HORRIFYING! This is what the governments of the United States and of the European Union are supporting in Ukraine. (Video)

VIEW HERE: Another Video of Ukraine Troops Murdering Russian Prisoners of War – Warning: GRAPHIC   Source

How union solidarity improves everyone’s health care

“People want to see us being treated well so they’re treated well. We were fighting for everyone.” Source

Big Pharma Has Always Been One of the Major Forces Behind the European Union

BY RHODA WILSON ON OCTOBER 31, 2022 • ( 13 COMMENTS ) Five years ago, long before the Covid era began, Jon Rappoport wrote that the pharmaceutical empire was and is one of the major forces behind the European Union (“EU”). It is no accident that these drug corporations wield such power. They aren’t only involved in controlling the medical cartel; they […]

British Palestinians condemn sacking of student union president

Originally published by The Electronic Intifada. Shaima Dallali has been sacked as NUS president after criticizing Israel. (Twitter) Palestinian groups in the UK have condemend the National Union of Students after it fired its president Shaima Dallali, a Palestine solidarity activist. The firing will “contribute to anti-Palestinian racism and the silencing of legitimate advocacy for […]

CICA on course to the establishment of the Asian Union.

The sixth summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA) – an international forum uniting the states of the Asian continent with the mission of strengthening relations to ensure stability and security in the region – has ended in Astana. Official representatives of more than 30 states of the Asian region […]

France fuel crisis: Strikes continue as trade union snubs pay rise offer

Some strikes are continuing in France’s refineries despite hopes an agreement over pay would alleviate recent shortages at the pumps. The CGT trade union on Friday rejected a wage increase offer for employees of French energy giant Total Energies amid three weeks of strike action that has sparked fuel shortages across the country.  CGT says […]

Workers Say Amazon Is Punishing Them for Observing Union Vote

Amazon’s ALB1 warehouse near Albany, New York, began its union election process on Wednesday. In a total of eight polling sessions through next Monday, workers will have the chance to vote on whether ALB1 will join the Amazon Labor Union and become the second Amazon warehouse to unionize. But lawyers for the ALU say that […]

‘Huge victory’: Starbucks agrees to begin contract talks with 230+ union stores

“We’ve been ready to bargain since day one,” said one union leader, “but now we’re operating together on a national level to make sure all of our voices are heard, together.” Source

Bread Prices In The European Union SOAR

Bread Prices In The European Union SOARPosted on September 21, 2022 By Mac Slavo In addition to energy shortages, the European Union is facing soaring bread prices. Household food bills around the globe have been rising dramatically in recent months, as runaway inflation keeps propelling the prices for important staple foods much higher.The cost of […]

‘No regard for the law’: Starbucks to deny union workers new paid leave benefits

Starbucks management is reportedly planning to deny new paid leave benefits to unionized workers, another wrinkle in the company’s aggressive and unlawful campaign to stamp out organizing momentum nationwide. According to an internal memo obtained by More Perfect Union, Starbucks is set to announce Monday that it is ending Covid-19 sick pay benefits that offered employees two five-day rounds of paid […]

‘No regard for the law’: Starbucks to deny union workers new paid leave benefits

Starbucks management is reportedly planning to deny new paid leave benefits to unionized workers, another wrinkle in the company’s aggressive and unlawful campaign to stamp out organizing momentum nationwide. According to an internal memo obtained by More Perfect Union, Starbucks is set to announce Monday that it is ending Covid-19 sick pay benefits that offered employees two five-day rounds of paid […]

Teachers’ Union Shuts Down Seattle Schools amid Worst Learning Loss in 30 Years

The Seattle Education Association shut down public schools for the first day of classes just one week after the U.S. Department of Education announced the worst learning loss seen in the United States in 30 years.

Teachers Union Head Blames COVID School Closures on Trump, Says Biden ‘Gets Reopening Done’

Amid reports of severe learning loss suffered by American children during school closures, American Federation of Teachers (AFT) president Randi Weingarten is trying to deflect the blame for the widespread school closures onto the Trump administration. “While former President Donald Trump and his education secretary, Ms. [Betsy] DeVos, ranted and raved, their successors put the […]

Workers Speak Out as UPS Continues Retaliation against Union Activists

Starting at 8:00 a.m. on September 1, workers and allies began to congregate at the steps of the Metro Queens UPS facility. The rally built on two-days of tabling, where dozens of coworkers posed for solidarity photos and encouraged coworkers to sign a petition defending “all fired activists.” Veterans of the 2014 ‘Maspeth 250’ wildcat strike, a […]

Companies Are Required to Report Their Union Busting, but Many Don’t

$4.3 million in one year spent on anti-union activities at Amazon. $2,625 a day to stop UPS drivers from fighting for their survival amid heat waves and a lack of air-conditioning in their trucks. Over $1 million spent on the union-busting firm Labor Relations Institute to stop stressed-out truck drivers at concrete distributor Cemex from unionizing. Without the mandatory filings […]

Turkey is a threat to the European Union: President

Turkey is a threat to the European Union noted the President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou during an official dinner at the Presidential Mansion in honour of the visiting Slovakian president and her delegation. Sakellaropoulou pointed out that the revisionist policies of both Russia and Turkey, and Turkey’s illegal actions, are a challenge not […]

European Union Warns MILLIONS of Citizens Could Die Amid ‘Unprecedented’ Power Failures This Winter

@media (max-width: 1200px) { }.novashare-inline:not(.novashare-columns) .novashare-buttons-wrapper { justify-content: center; }body .novashare-inline:not(.novashare-columns) a.novashare-button, body .novashare-inline .novashare-total-share-count { margin: 0px 5px 10px 5px; }body .novashare-buttons.novashare-inline .novashare-button-icon { width: 100%; } Millions of vulnerable Europeans could die due to ‘unprecedented’ power failures this winter as a result of the energy crisis, EU officials have warned. “There is an […]

Behind Starbucks union-busting stands CEO who got $940,000,000 richer during pandemic

“Starbucks and its billionaire CEO, Howard Schultz, can well-afford to improve employees’ pay and working conditions through unionization.”

Mikhail Gorbachev: How has Europe reacted to the death of the Soviet Union’s last leader?

Tributes have been paid from across Europe to former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, who has died aged 91.  In a condolence telegram sent on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Gorbachev had a “huge impact on the course of world history.” Putin said the USSR’s last leader “deeply understood that reforms were necessary” and strove […]

Mikhail Gorbachev: How has Europe reacted to the death of the Soviet Union’s last leader?

Tributes have been paid from across Europe to former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, who has died aged 91.  In a condolence telegram sent on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Gorbachev had a “huge impact on the course of world history.” Putin said the USSR’s last leader “deeply understood that reforms were necessary” and strove […]

Mikhail Gorbachev, the Soviet Union’s final leader, dies

Mikhail Gorbachev, who enabled the Cold War to come to a peaceful end during his astonishing tenure as the leader of the Soviet Union, has died. He was 91 and reportedly died after a long illness, Moscow’s Central Clinical Hospital said. Coming to power after a dispiriting succession of elderly, hardline Soviet leaders, Gorbachev brought […]

Last Soviet Union Leader Mikhail Gorbachev has died aged 91

Mikhail Gorbachev the last leader of the Soviet Union has died aged 91 reported the BBC. Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his deepest condolences on Mr Gorbachev’s death, his spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Russian news agency Interfax, according to Reuters. European Union President Ursula von der Leyen praised him as a “trusted and respected leader” who […]

Union and Small Business Representative Agree on Workplace Relations Reform

Australia’s peak union body and representative of small businesses have agreed to cooperate on workplace reform ahead of the Jobs and Skills Summit. The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) and the Council of Small Business Organisations Australia (COSBOA) will work together to simplify and reduce complexities in the industrial relations system for small businesses. […]

Union and Small Business Representative Agree on Workplace Relations Reform

Australia’s peak union body and representative of small businesses have agreed to cooperate on workplace reform ahead of the Jobs and Skills Summit. The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) and the Council of Small Business Organisations Australia (COSBOA) will work together to simplify and reduce complexities in the industrial relations system for small businesses. […]

National Union of Greek Australian Students share concerns with Greek Community of Melbourne board

Members of the National Union of Greek Australian Students (NUGAS) recently met with the Board and staff of the Greek Community of Melbourne (GCM) to discuss issues affecting them as well as share visions, explore collaboration and develop pathways for continued involvement in the community. The ongoing aim of this relationship is to further connect… […]

David Duke avoids explaining his life in the Soviet Union, advances tired 3D chess excuse for Putin

David Duke below the occultic double-headed Phoenix at Russia’s State Duma. By Timothy Fitzpatrick Aug. 15, 2022 Anno Domini  I would like to thank David Duke for taking the time to reply to my query (from his Gab account) as to his why he lived in the Soviet Union and what he was doing there. […]

‘Cop-Free AFSCME’ Still Fighting To Boot Cops From Their Union

Last week, the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), the nation’s largest union of public sector workers, kicked off its 45th annual convention in Philadelphia. By most accounts, it was a largely tame affair, padded with presentations on the union’s history and peppered with appearances from AFL-CIO President Liz Shuler, Labor Secretary […]

Starbucks Union Files Complaint: Store Closures Are Retaliation

After Starbucks announced Monday that it plans to shutter 16 U.S. stores as part of a strategy for addressing store safety, the chain’s rapidly expanding union filed a complaint alleging that the move is a form of union-busting. The coffee chain said that by the end of the month it would close six stores each in the Seattle and Los Angeles […]

National railway strike APPROVED by locomotive union… all trains in America may HALT this coming Monday

(NaturalNews) (Natural News) Some 57,000 rail workers across the United States are slated to walk off the job on July 18 in protest against low wages and poor working conditions.According to reports, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) voted by a resounding margin of 99.5 percent to authorize a strike if such action […]

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