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By Jenny Brown

In Indianapolis, hotel workers hired through a temp agency are denouncing a blacklist that prevents them from getting jobs directly with city hotels. Organizing with UNITE HERE, they've filed suit.

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New Campaign to Refocus National Debate on Economic Opportunity and Middle-Class Rights

By Dawn Tefft

Wisconsin unions were denied a lengthy mourning of last month's recall results when immigrant workers at Palermo’s Pizza factory walked out to demand recognition. Their strike is galvanizing the Milwaukee labor community.

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By Rand Wilson

When the next opportunity for labor law reform arrives, union membership will be smaller and our political clout even more diminished. If we are to succeed, future reform proposals must be wrapped in a broader mantle that will appeal to all workers.

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by Carl Finamore

It surprised many when the National Union of Healthcare Workers—a quintessential service sector union—announced in February its intent to affiliate with the Machinists, which has an extensive industrial union history. An interview with three principal players delves into the thinking behind the match.

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By Samantha Winslow

New York City's utility company locked out 8,500 workers in a summer heat wave, attacking pensions and health care. Members chanted and cheered on pickets as the union questioned replacements' safety training.

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by Brian Pickett

Community supporters are turning out once again at a small grocery store in the Kensington neighborhood in Brooklyn to aid workers fighting for their union.

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By Eduardo Soriano-Castillo

President Obama's policies have cost thousands of immigrant workers their jobs. But SEIU Local 26 fought alongside immigrant members and communities, used the contract to win protections, and extended the gains to non-members.

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By Hetty Rosenstein

Organizing has fallen off the map in most conversations about labor’s future. Every day we shrink further and further. Every organizing drive is more difficult to win. What—if anything—is refreshing about our organizing?

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By Paul Krehbiel

More than 4,000 union members and community supporters, including many Walmart workers, marched in Los Angeles Saturday. They opposed the chain's bid to bring its tornado of destruction into urban centers.

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