Local 237 leader stresses that union rights are civil rights, pending Supreme Court case could be a set back.
More than three years after first march was held, activists register victory with McCrory's defeat.
It's been a triumphant year for waste workers at Local 667. In November 2015, nearly a decade after voting to decertify, drivers for Waste Management in Memphis voted to rejoin the Teamsters Union.
Urged on by union leaders, civil rights leaders and sympathetic lawmakers, more than 1,000 people descended on Congress last week to demand lawmakers restore and strengthen the Voting Rights Act.
Rep. Ellison Statement On The 80th Anniversary Of The 1934 Minnesota Teamsters Strike Rep. Keith Ellison ...The rights and protections that we enjoy today, from the 40-hour workweek to the minimum wage, are all thanks to the men and women of organized labor who faced violent backlash for their organizing....