Today in Labor History Apr. 26, 1944: On the orders of President Roosevelt, the U.S. Army seizes the Chicago headquarters of the unionized Montgomery Ward & Co. after management defies the National Labor Relations Board. ~ Union Communications Services
General Membership Meetings
Our union meetings are held every third Wednesday of the month at the union hall, 6000 Erdman Ave. Baltimore, MD 21205. Start time is 5:30 p.m. Please be present and on time. (And bring a coworker.)
Why Millennials Should Lead the Next Labor Movement
Posted On: Jul 13, 2017
July 13, 2017| OPINION | ...Belonging to a union is a form of education that the current national political regime opposes and that states have been working to weaken so that we are unable to be fairly compensated for our work. The dangers of not being able to receive information about wages, hours and working conditions or the bargaining power that unions provide are legion. People like me, who have mental museums filled with memories of the stability that came with our parents’ union jobs, could be the perfect leaders of the next labor union renaissance. We millennials, many of whom entered the work force during the last recession, have borne the brunt of the country’s recent decline in employment quality…nytimes.comRelated: How millennials can make their mark on unions.