The Teamsters Union, and trade unionists around the world, recognize April 28 as Workers' Memorial Day — an international day of remembrance and action for workers killed, disabled, injured or made ill by their work.
How bad is this country’s income inequality problem? The wage gap has grown so wide that increasingly even U.S.
We are currently living at a critical juncture in American history. Income inequality is at an all-time high.
Like many working men and women in the U.S. the staff of political campaigns and state parties experience pressures on the job and like all workers in America, these campaign staffers deserve to have a strong voice on the job. The Teamsters Union has a proven record when it comes to delivering on strong contracts for all of our members. The Teamster are proud to welcome our newest members – the Teamster Campaign Workers.
More than 400 Teamsters Local 528 members employed at Sysco are now on strike at the company’s College Park, Ga., distribution center after management unilaterally changed working conditions for employees and prevented the members from communicating with each other about ongoing contract negotiations.
There were hugs, cheers and smiles all around the night that the votes were counted, and registered nurses with St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston, Idaho, found out they were officially Teamsters.