For 153 days and counting, Garrick, 72, a retired member of Teamsters Local 600, has shown up every day at the same Schnucks store in Florissant, Mo. to spread the word and remind shoppers of the Local 688 boycott over the firing of 201 Teamster warehouse workers
Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, December 16, 2016.
(Copenhagen, Denmark / Frankfurt, Germany / Seattle, USA / Stockholm, Sweden / Vienna, Austria / Washington, DC, USA) – A network of European and North American unions, labor confederations, and worker organizations issued a call yesterday for transnational cooperation between workers, worker organizations, platform clients, platform operators, and regulators to ensure fair working conditions and worker participation in governance in the growing world of digital labor platforms such as Clickworker, Amazon Mechanical Turk, Jovoto, and Uber.
(CHICO, Calif.) – Butte County workers in the social services and general services units have voted to join the Teamsters. Combined, there are more than 1,000 new members of Local 137 in Redding, Calif.
GOP leaders attempt to curtail powers of incoming Democratic governor that counters the will of the people.
Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, December 15, 2016.