June 29, 2022
CWAers are Building Broadband Better in North Carolina and other worker power news.
CWA Releases New Report on How Outsourcing, Restructuring, and Consolidation are Harming Workers and Consumers
The report uses government data to show how major airline carriers have used outsourcing, restructuring, and consolidation to suppress wages and erode the quality of jobs in the airline industry.
The new agreement between CWA and FEDOTRAZONAS demonstrates CWA’s belief that strengthening relationships between the union’s members and workers in countries that serve as centers for offshored global call center work is critical to reversing the global race to the bottom in the industry.
Last week, T-Mobile announced three new “un-carrier moves,” but the announcements don’t hold up to close scrutiny.
The new agreements provide wage increases of 13.25% over the life of the contracts, pension and 401(k) plan enhancements, improved job security and additional customer service positions.