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America’s Work Force Union Podcast features an interview with Marilyn Sneiderman of the Center for Innovation in Worker Organization.

Wednesday, March 6, 2024
America’s Work Force Union Podcast

Quartz reports the Dartmouth Men’s Basketball team has voted to join SEIU Local 560, becoming the first college sports team to unionize. Rebecca Kolins Givan is quoted.

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

In These Times reports on a Bargaining for the Common Good campaign in Minnesota, quoting Marilyn Sneiderman of the Center for Innovation in Worker Organization.

Saturday, March 2, 2024
In These Times

The Washington Post reports some independent coffee shops have closed to avoid a unionization effort. Rebecca Kolins Givan says the fines for doing so are “basically nonexistent.”

Friday, March 1, 2024
The Washington Post

Jacobin publishes an article by Eric Blanc about Starbucks and Workers United jointly announcing that they will begin bargaining a first contract in earnest.

Thursday, February 29, 2024

Common Dreams writes about Starbucks and Workers United agreeing to bargain a first contract, quoting Eric Blanc. He says it is “hard to overstate how big a deal this is.”

Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Common Dreams

Courthouse News Service reports on UAW’s ongoing effort to organize non-union auto plants in Alabama and Tennessee, quoting Rebecca Kolins Givan.

Friday, February 23, 2024
Courthouse News Service

Nikkei (Japan) reports on the launch of Apple’s new AR/VR headset, quoting Peter Rokkos on its potential to transform the workplace.

Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Nikkei (Japan)

The Boston Globe talks to Eric Blanc and Rebecca Kolins Givan about the teachers strike in Newton, Massachusetts and the potential for more education strikes in the state.

Saturday, February 3, 2024
The Boston Globe

Business Insider reports many people with disabilities are driving for Uber and Lyft, quoting Douglas Kruse and Lisa Schur of the Program for Disability Research.

Sunday, January 28, 2024
Business Insider