Are Supervisors The Next Micro Unit?

Are Supervisors The Next Micro Unit?

The ILWU is rolling out a campaign at port facilities in California to organize supervisors at the terminals. In a recent five-port attempt, four elections were certified. One of the ports subsequently went out of business. The unionization of port supervisors is...
Labor Relations Ink September 2017

Labor Relations Ink September 2017

In this issue: Perception & Reality Do As I Say… Never Squander A Good Crisis Who Needs Another Social Network? SEIU Watch, Insight, Sticky Fingers, Scoreboard and more… The bottom of each story contains a link to the individual post on our site. ********** Labor...
Never Squander A Good Crisis

Never Squander A Good Crisis

In a blatant attempt to capitalize on the catastrophe of Hurricane Harvey, the SEIU once again shows its true colors. The SEIU-funded Texas Organizing Project Education Fund launched the Hurricane Harvey Community Relief Fund, not to distribute anything that would...
Who Needs Another Social Network?

Who Needs Another Social Network?

Apparently, this millennial thinks the unionistas do. Larry Williams Jr. was exposed to the Teamsters while still in college, and after taking a healthy dose of Big Labor kool-aide, sunk about $25,000 out of his own pocket over the years creating a simple database to...

Healthcare Pulse

The healthcare industry has seen recent wins, losses, and expenses. In Pennsylvania, nurses at Penn Highlands DuBois turned down the Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals, while nurses for Shasta Regional in California voted 241-27 to join...