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IATSE And Teamsters Condemn Sexual Harassment In The Industry

Saturday, October 21, 2017 7:18 AM

The statement doesn’t mention disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein or any of the others who have recently been outed as sexual abusers, but says that "we absolutely support" the right of their accusers to speak out, adding: "As a labor union ...

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Build for everyone, not just the poor

Friday, October 20, 2017 7:00 PM

These include teachers, labor union members, police officers and so many other New Yorkers who deserve greater access to affordable housing. The bottom line is that while we should always, as a general rule, prioritize resources for those in greatest need ...

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Police body camera study finds complaints against officers did not drop

Friday, October 20, 2017 12:31 AM

D.C. police, and the labor union, embraced the program. The D.C. research looked at a period where the police force was rolling out its body camera program -- and some officers had the cameras while others were still waiting. Researchers found that ...

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Organized Labor Wants to Push Out Local Restaurants and Raise Prices at Portland International Airport

Thursday, October 19, 2017 9:26 PM

Unite Here, a New York-based labor union, represents airport concession workers up and down the West Coast--but for now, only a small percentage of those in Portland. For the past two years, it has been urging port officials to dramatically reduce the ...

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Google, San Jose talks over proposed transit village progress amid protests

Thursday, October 19, 2017 2:53 PM

"Our voices will be heard," Raquel Alvarez, a vice president with Local 19 of Unite Here, a labor union, told a crowd that had gathered prior to the boisterous but peaceful march. Some protesters flatly stated that the search giant must spur the ...

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