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

Waterloo Deere workers give 3rd Interim Agreement a frost-ready reception | Local news

FRIEND RIVERS ARA Temperatures did not get above 40 degrees in Waterloo on Saturday. But it was the cold reception from the Deere and UAW management that cooled striking local 838 workers to the bone. Deere & Co. and union officials reached a third preliminary contract deal, it was announced Friday night, and workers who … Read more

UAW releases details of “modest” changes to third proposed contract | Top stories

WATERLOO, Iowa (KWWL) – Striking John Deere workers will vote on a third interim agreement with Deere and Co. on Wednesday. As of Saturday, John Deere workers have been on strike for 31 days. Workers have twice rejected the company’s previous offer. UAW executives announced that the two sides reached a third interim agreement on … Read more

State Island Amazon workers shelve union efforts

A group of Amazon warehouse workers on Staten Island have withdrawn their petition to hold a union vote – a major setback in a growing push to bring organized labor to the country’s largest online retailer. The group, known as the Amazon Labor Union, dropped its petition Friday after the National Labor Relations Board informed … Read more

State Island Amazon workers shelve union efforts

A group of Amazon warehouse workers on Staten Island have withdrawn their petition to hold a union vote – a major setback in a growing push to bring organized labor to the country’s largest online retailer. The group, known as the Amazon Labor Union, dropped its petition Friday after the National Labor Relations Board informed … Read more

Deere offers ‘last, best and last’ offer to UAW | Business & Finance

Dave Cousins, meteorologist at the National Weather Service Quad Cities, said the cold weather will continue through the weekend with temperatures in the upper 30s and below 40s. “We’re moving into the colder part of the year,” Cousins ​​said. Here’s a look at how union members are working on the strike: John Deere Davenport Works … Read more

Manchin protests against tax deductions for union-made electric cars in the spending package

Dens. Joe ManchinJoe ManchinOn The Money – Biden’s Fight Against Inflation Telehealth was a gift from God during the pandemic; Congress should keep innovation going. The bite gets more inflation (DW.Va.) expressed opposition to a provision in the Democrats’ law on climate and social spending that would provide additional tax deductions for union-built electric vehicles. … Read more

Counting Job Costs by Stopping Old-Growth Logging – TheTyee.ca

Counting the job costs of stopping old-growth deforestationTheTyee.ca .