Workers on the Move Across the U.S. With Strikes and Other Labor Actions!

Report by WI BOPM 9/8/22

Beginning the school year the Columbus, OH and Kent, WA educators went on strike and won. Kent Education Association / Columbus Education Association

https://www.facebook.com/KEAUNION

https://www.facebook.com/ColumbusEA

Seattle educators went on strike September 7 and are still out.

Seattle Education Association

https://www.facebook.com/SeattleEA

Faculty at EMU AAUP went on strike this week and still out, administration filed for injunction union defying it for now. https://www.facebook.com/aaup.emu

UAW Local 180 in Racine, WI and sister local at CNHi still on strike after four months.

https://www.facebook.com/uawlocal180

September 13-16 the Nurses at UW Health going on a three day strike for recognition, ratios and pay. Big press conference at Madison, WI Labor Day. SEIU Healthcare Wisconsin

https://www.facebook.com/SEIUHCWI

Then there’s the massive Sip-In’s that were held coast to coast at numerous Starbucks stores on Labor Day. SBWorkersUnited

https://www.facebook.com/sbworkersunited

And the Amazon workers, a worker walk out at Taco Bell in Kansas City, the railroad workers both the in the U.S. and U.K. talking possible strike.

Amazon Labor Union

And the Teamsters have begun a one year contract campaign in August for their 2023 contract fight – the current nationwide agreements ends in the summer of 2023. http://www.teamsters89.com/ups2023

There’s a variety of other union recognition campaigns going on at non-profits and major corporations and event congressional offices.

More info (use search engine): https://wibailoutpeople.org/

Wisconsin Bail Out The People Movement

We Rise Fighting! Labor Podcast:

https://www.facebook.com/werisefightinglaborpodcast

More Perfect Union: More Perfect Union

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“The great only appear great to us.” — James Connolly

Memphis Seven – SBWorkersUnited

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