• Teachers strikes

    Teachers strikes fever spreads

    It started with a few hundred West Virginia teachers and school employees pulling one-day walkouts. It became an unqualified victory in that state, which educators elsewhere were quick to emulate.

  • Free Hugo rally IUPAT District Council 9 - International Union of Painters and Allied Trades

    Painters union fights to free member from immigration jail

    Imagine being arrested and detained for months just for showing up to work. That’s what happened to construction workers Hugo Mejia and Rodrigo Nuñez on May 3, when their company sent them to work on a hospital inside Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield, California.