Today in Labor History
Feb. 16, 2011: All public schools in Milwaukee and Madison, Wisc., are closed as teachers call in sick to protest Gov. Scott Walker’s plans to gut their collective bargaining rights.
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• The Teamster who keeps the auto show trucking.
• The Trump tax cut isn’t trickling down to workers.
• Here’s why you unionize entire industries.
• Teamsters work on Super Bowl parade.
• NLRB to reduce it’s workforce.
• Behind the headlines in Trump’s war on workers.
• Tronc: A corporate media monstrosity.
• Millennials are unionizing in record numbers.
• Trump has harmed the working-class voters he promised to protect.
• The proof is in the jobs report: Minimum wage hikes work.
• GOP tax bill already hurting workers at Kimberly Clark.
• Must-watch TV: ‘The Gilded Age’ examines another point in history when the wealthy few trampled upon the will of the many.
• Use this app to check if the product you’re buying will put profits into the hands of tax-dodging, government-subsidized businesses.