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Today's Teamster News 07.18.14

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1934 Teamsters strike in Minneapolis remembered on 80th anniversary  Minneapolis Star Tribune   ...“This event hit national significance in terms of the American labor movement,” said David Riehle, an organizer for the Remember 1934 festivities and a former railroad engineer. “It really was one of the battles that ignited the struggle for unionization that unfolded throughout the ’30s....”

Today's Teamster News 12.13.13

Funeral Giant SCI Refuses Interest Arbitration  teamster.org   ...SCI, which operates under the Dignity Memorial brand name, rejected the arbitration deal after turning down an unconditional offer to return to work made by Teamsters Local 727 in September. The lockout affects 59 funeral directors and livery drivers at 16 Dignity Memorial funeral homes...

Today's Teamster News 11.23.13

Teamsters Kick Off ‘IKEA Hurts Families’ Campaign  teamster.org   ...On Friday, the Teamsters Union launched the ‘IKEA Hurts Families’ campaign that highlights how far IKEA’s Richmond, British Columbia, Canada store has departed from the original values of the Swedish company. IKEA has locked out 350 workers at its Richmond store without pay for more than six months because the workers voted down a contract proposal with a discriminatory two-tiered wage system...

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