The Beating Heart of the US Labor Movement Was at Labor Notes / by Alex N. Press

The Labor Notes conference was held June 17–19, 2022, in Rosemont, Illinois. (Chris Brooks / Twitter) This past weekend, 4,000 labor militants gathered near Chicago for the Labor Notes conference. Amazon and Starbucks workers, teachers, Teamsters, Bernie Sanders — Labor Notes is a mosaic that brought the labor and leftist upsurge under one roof. AtContinue reading “The Beating Heart of the US Labor Movement Was at Labor Notes / by Alex N. Press”

Maine News: Biddeford Starbucks Workers File to Unionize / by Andy O’Brien

Credit: Libby March for the Washington Post via Getty Images Starbucks workers at a store location in Biddeford announced their intent to unionize last week, joining hundreds of Starbucks employees at 260 of the company’s stores across the country who have filed for union elections. In a letter to Starbucks CEO Howard Schulz, the workers at StoreContinue reading “Maine News: Biddeford Starbucks Workers File to Unionize / by Andy O’Brien”