Nov 20, 2014
Organizing wins in New York and New Mexico. Verizon Wireless workers ready to win in New England. Read More
Collective bargaining rights and the right to organize have been under corporate assualt for three decades.
CWA's program to create good jobs is rooted in support for collective bargaining and the right to organize. Our goals are sustainable, union jobs, retirement security, and health care. We've adopted democracy principles to suppor these goals -- particularly the need to reform our campaign finance laws to prevent corporations and billionaires from buying politicians.
Each of us can bring this movement to our workplaces and our communities. Talk about the importance of collective bargaining with your co-workers, friends and familiy members. Share information about the fight via e-mail, Facebook, and Twitter and on local and national blogs.
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Nov 13, 2014
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued another sweeping federal complaint against Cablevision and its CEO James Dolan last Thursday for violations of federal labor law at its Brooklyn unit. Cablevision was charged with illegally firing Jerome Thompson, conducting an illegal sham poll of workers to determine if they wanted to leave their union and illegally implementing changes in working conditions without bargaining with CWA. Read More
Nov 6, 2014
Verizon Wireless's anti-union campaign, including an intense campaign of management intimidation, has been inescapable so workers are taking matters into their own hands with clarity and solidarity messages of their own. Read More