- West Gate Bridge dispute ends. Windisch, Margarita // Green Left Weekly;5/20/2009, Issue 795, p4
The article reports that the industrial dispute concerning the industrial workers of the West Gate Bridge strengthening project in Australia has finally ended on May 16, 2009, with an agreement signed between the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union (AMWU), Construction Forestry Mining Energy...
- THE CASE OF JOE HILL. // New Republic;11/15/48, Vol. 119 Issue 20, p18
Presents the paraphrased statement made by the Friends of Joe Hill Committee, organized by the General Defense Committee of the Industrial Workers of the World, on the guilt or innocence of union organizer and labor-song writer Joe Hill who was executed in Utah after being convicted of murder.
- Trane, electronic workers settle. Cimini, Michael H.; Behrmann, Susan L. // Monthly Labor Review;Sep93, Vol. 116 Issue 9, p47
Announces contract agreements between Trane Co. and Local 782 of the International Union of Electronics Workers in Tyler, Texas. Wage increases; Health and pension coverage; More.
- Who's being served? Rader, Carl // Motor Age;May97, Vol. 116 Issue 5, p88
Argues for the formation of an organization of automobile repair personnel in the United States. Complaints of service personnel on the `state of the union' of the automobile repair industry; Structure of the organization; Activities of the organization; Public education and awareness as a...
- Big three auto negotiations 1996. Flexer, Joseph // Canadian Dimension;Jul/Aug96, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p37
Focuses on the automobile union CAW in Canada. Defensive strategic orientation; No-concession stance of its policy framework; Possible gains in working people through a willingness to take on the employer; Advantages in government-funded Medicare and the low value of the Canadian dollar; Lower...
- CAW begins contract talks. English, Bob // Automotive News;7/15/1996, Vol. 70 Issue 5669, p2
Reports on the Canadian Auto Workers union's commencement of contract bargaining with General Motors, Ford Motor Co., and Chrysler Corp. Size of the union's membership; Issues to be discussed.
- Labor: Unions focus on saving jobs. Mies, Willard E.; Garcia, Debra A. // Pulp & Paper;Jan95, Vol. 69 Issue 1, p63
Reports on the effect of the losses in the paper and related products industry in the 1990s, on the employment scenario. Effect of closure of mills on the same; Efforts of the unions to avoid job cuts.
- IBEW drops targeting and boosts organizing. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/17/95, Vol. 235 Issue 3, p15
Reports on the policy shift of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Dismantling of funded target programs; Shift of the resources into organizing efforts; Creation of a transitional job classification.
- Targeting battle may be over, but manpower war escalates. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/17/95, Vol. 235 Issue 3, p50
Editorial. Comments on the implication of the decision of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers to drop its job targeting programs. Battle over the legal ins and outs of job targeting.