Leo Gerad: Here are 8 holiday gifts American workers need

It’s that time of the year—the most wonderful time of the year, the hap-happiest season of all. There’ll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for toasting and utility repair workers out in the snow. It’s great, all right. You know what would make it better, though? Eight Hanukkah days of gifts for workers. Maybe a stocking… Continue Reading

Leo Gerard: Workers Petition Congress: Protect Our Pensions

The total number of workers at risk is 1.2 million. In my union, the United Steelworkers (USW), 100,000 are threatened. Daryl A. Bugbee of Olivet, Michigan, is one of them. He wrote Congress’ Joint Select Committee on Multiemployer Pensions on August 8: “I am the father of a special needs child who will always need assistance.… Continue Reading