Londoners are cramming in on the remaining subway trains as five lines hit by strike

November 26, 2021, 08:04 Drivers strike on several London Underground lines. Photo: Alamy Driver strikes have caused travel chaos in the London Underground during Friday’s rush hour. A 24-hour strike began at. 04.30 Friday, affecting the Central, Jubilee, Northern, Piccadilly, Waterloo & City and Victoria lines. Transport for London (TfL) said the Piccadilly and Waterloo … Read more

Workers at New York Times’ Wirecutter strike ahead of Black Friday

Union workers at the New York Times’ product review site Wirecutter have gone on strike ahead of the Black Friday shopping weekend over a stalemate in wage negotiations, the union said Thursday. The union, which represents the workforce, said they have been locked in contract negotiations for two years and the Times has not been … Read more

Striking Alabama miners arrested in NYC outside BlackRock HQ

A group of Alabama miners who have been on strike for about seven months were arrested Thursday outside New York City’s headquarters for BlackRock, the largest investment management company in the world. Six members of United Mine Workers of America were arrested during a demonstration outside BlackRock, the largest shareholder in Warrior Met Coal, the … Read more