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Labor’s Love Lost Over Obamacare?

Posted August 30, 2013 by Steve Early

Like many labor negotiators, I looked to health care reform for legislative relief from endless haggling with management over employee benefit costs. My own union and others worked hard for passage of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) three years
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AMERICAN DREAM: LEADS STRAIGHT TO YOUR HEART

Posted August 30, 2013 by Buzzin' Lee Hartgrave

The place is San Diego, California…right next to the heart of Mexico. A young mexican boy Ulises A. Toledo (Salvador) Lives in Mexico. Then by accident, Tom (William Giammona) gets involved with Ulises in Mexico. And — the steam is
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Chicago Teachers Lead the Way

Posted August 29, 2013 by Joel Bleifuss

The CTU plans to change the political landscape in Chicago.
Politics in Chicago is about to get exciting. Not since 1983, when a coalition of Lakefront liberals, Latinos, Blacks and progressive union activists elected Harold Washington mayor, have the prospects
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A New Dawn for Labor Day

Posted August 29, 2013 by Annette Bernhardt

If you happen to be in the Bay Area today, chances are that you’ll pass a fast food chain with striking workers picketing outside. They’re part of a national day of action in more than 50 cities across the country,
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