All posts from 2012 by month

Stand Up, Live Better!

November 22, 2012 1

Tomorrow, BLACK FRIDAY, Walmart workers from around the country are going on strike for respect, a living wage, and a new model for the American economy – one in which we look out for one […]

BREAKING: APSCUF Strike Authorization Passes with 95%

November 16, 2012 2

APSCUF FACULTY APPROVE STRIKE AUTHORIZATION Vote empowers association leadership to call a strike Harrisburg – Today, faculty members at the 14 state-owned universities enabled the leaders of the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University […]

Walmart Raises Employee Healthcare Premiums by up to 36%

November 14, 2012 0

WASHINGTON—As Walmart executives publicized an employee healthcare change that showcased no-cost spine and heart surgeries at select hospitals, managers delivered a different message to retail associates at their stores: your healthcare costs are going up, again. Premiums […]

Walmart Workers and Union Solidarity

November 14, 2012 1

Editor’s Note: The Making Change at Walmart campaign is calling for nation-wide actions at Walmart on Black Friday – the day after Thanksgiving – the most significant shopping day of the holiday season. Raging Chicken […]

APSCUF Strike Authorization Vote Begins Today

November 12, 2012 0

The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties, APSCUF, will go ahead with a strike authorization vote that will begin today and continue through Wednesday, November 14th. The vote will allow the 14 chapter […]

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