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By Theresa Moran

Chicago teachers are on strike today to demand smaller classes, much-needed student services, and stability for a profession that’s battling a corporate takeover. The strike is a faceoff between two conflicting visions of public education.

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By Theresa Moran

As Chicago teachers prepare to strike Monday, unionists say it's a “which side are you on?” moment for Democrats. From the looks of this week's convention, it would seem the Dems have already chosen.

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By Dawn Tefft

Three months into their strike for union recognition, the immigrant workers of the Palermo pizza factory in Milwaukee say the boss is feeling the effects of their boycott, aimed at the Costco chain.

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Workers March, Promote Working Americaenrsquo;s Second Bill of Rights Ahead of DNC

By Jane Slaughter

Injured Colombian GM worker Jorge Parra came to Detroit last night to continue his hunger strike at GM’s corporate doorstep. Efforts at mediation failed, and workers in Bogota have sewn their lips closed again.

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by Mischa Gaus

Baldemar Velasquez, president of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee and member of the Labor Notes Policy Committee, spoke to “Democracy Now!” yesterday about organizing in the fields and in the neighborhoods.

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IBEW Built That: RNC (and DNC) Brought to You by Union Labor

Tampa RNC Event Draws Bill of Rights Supporters

By Rick Kahlenberg & Moshe Marvit

The prospects for labor law reform may seem laughably remote this Labor Day. All the more reason to rethink strategy now, before the next chance. After 60 years of law tilted toward employers, it’s time to make labor organizing a civil right.

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Pittsburgh-area Local Strikes Historic Electrical Equipment Plant