This animated feature on school privatization stars little Timmy, a kindergartner who likes his public school. Timmy gets a confusing lesson in corporate edu...
Republicans Think They've Finally Figured Out How to Kill Unions
Click here to support Mom And Kids Memorial Fund organized by Lauren Dale
On January 5th 2018 mother Amy Birnkrant along with her daughter and son were the victims of a triple murder/suicide at the hands of their own husband and father. Family members are now tasked with the unimaginable job of handling their loved ones house with contents, accounts, and sadly the r...
Click here to support Maurice German organized by Team Maurice German Verizon worker
This man is suspended from Verizon for using company equipment to save a cat from atop a telephone pole. Maurice German needs to be commended for taking action instead of punished. This is what is wrong with the world today.
Palms Casino and Green Valley Ranch Resort charged with violating federal law as Station Casinos...
Palms Casino and Green Valley Ranch Resort charged with violating federal law as Station Casinos continues to flout government’s certification of union election results Las Vegas, NV – The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in Washington, DC has denied Station Casinos’ legal challenges to recent union election victories at both Palms Casino and Green Valley Ranch Resort. The Regional Director for the NLRB office covering Las Vegas has now issued legal complaints against both properties alleging that their refusal to bargain is illegal Workers at both the Palms and Green Valley Ranch voted by overwhelming margins in favor of unionizing in April 2018 and November 2017 respectively. But instead of recognizing these results, Station Casinos has…
Multiple people treated after chemical exposure in Dundee Township
The call to 911 was made around 4 p.m. Friday; after one person was found unconscious at a farm.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
This Is Why So Many Children Are Dying In Border Patrol Custody
Five kids have died in U.S. custody since December, and experts warn it will keep happening.
Search is on for fire captain missing since Monday
A loved and respected veteran firefighter, Capt. Wayne Habell, of Fire Station 73 in Newhall, is now the subject of a missing person’s report that says he has been missing since Monday. The 43-year-old married father
Why are we paying Boeing billions to send jobs away?
(April 6, 2017) — As a young girl, my daughter had a fear of flying. She overcame this through a thorough study of airplanes and landed on the 737 as her preferred means of transportation in the air. So naturally, she asked for a Boeing T-shirt for a present. It says, “If it’s not Boeing, I’m not going!” So let’s talk about Boeing. You might expect that Boeing would treat Everett as the jewel in the crown of its operations. That is certainly what the Boeing management led legislators and the governor to believe when the company demanded first a $3.2 billion tax concession from the state, and then another $8.7 billion What did this recent tax giveaway to Boeing get us? A loss of close to 12,000 jobs, 15 percent of the…
The Great 1970 Mail Strike that Stunned the Country
(This article first appeared in the March-April 2017 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.) In March of 1970, the United States had been in a financial and commerce standstill for two weeks. Tired of poor working conditions and low pay, postal employees went on strike at 499 post offices in 13 states. Mail piled up and went undelivered while the eyes of the nation were focused on the strikers. Time magazine wrote that it was “the strike that stunned the country.”