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48 Years Later: The Lordstown, OH GM Strike

“History doesn’t repeat itself, but it often rhymes.” 2019 marked a year of historic worker collective action in the 21st century. The labor movement is building on a long history of worker action, and as we soldier on in the face of persistent anti-worker attacks, nothing is more powerful than workers exercising their voice and standing up for the dignity of their own labor. Read More

We’re Out. Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Moves Union Convention From Philadelphia to Pittsburgh Over Labor Dispute.

(HARRISBURG, PA) In the first week of April, hundreds of labor leaders and union officials from across the Commonwealth were set to gather in the City of Brotherly Love for the 44th Constitutional Convention of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO.  Last week, the statewide federation of labor unions canceled the contract with the Philadelphia 201 Hotel due to a labor dispute between the Hotel and UNITE HERE 274.  Read More