Month – February 2016

Below is a statement from the AFL-CIO Executive Council on Volkswagen’s continuing refusal to bargain with UAW Local 42:

The diesel emissions scandal at Volkswagen has called into question the principles the company has touted: environmental protection, sustainability and social responsibility. The damage done by the deception perpetrated on its customers will take a long time to heal. Volkswagen workers also are feeling deceived, not so much by the emissions cheating, but by the […]

Southern Alkali Workers Approve Machinists Union

This is a reproduction of an article that originally appeared in the December 13, 1949 issue of the Lake Charles American Press   Southern Alkali Workers Approve Machinists Union Hourly paid production and maintenance workers at the Southern Alkali Corporation voted to retain the International Association of Machinists Local 1317 as collective bargaining agent, it […]