AMERICAN RED CROSS WORKERS CHOOSE TEAMSTERS UNION

Kansas Workers Unite for Fairness and Respect (WICHITA, Kan.) – American Red Cross workers who collect blood throughout the state of Kansas have voted overwhelmingly, 64-13, to join Teamsters Local 795 in Wichita, Kan. There are 91 workers in the bargaining unit. Stephanie Daniels, a three-year Collection Technician II at Red Cross, helped lead organizing… Continue Reading

Forced Trade

Senators who voted last week to Fast Track ratification of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) call it a free trade deal, but really, it’s forced trade imposed on protesting American workers who have endured its damaging effects for decades. Under the free trade regime, rich and powerful corporate interests have hauled in ever-higher profits as they… Continue Reading