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Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP

Rank-and-file members of the UAW approve the agreement, but with major opposition from workers whose plants may yet be closed. Read more

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Unlike other unions over the last 30 years, CWA has continued to strike—and continued to win. Their enduring preparedness starts with something as simple as wearing red. Read more

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Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP

A mixed tentative agreement with no guarantees against outsourcing has some workers vowing to fight on rather than ratify the pact. Read more

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The longest nationwide strike at the automaker since 1970 is reawakening a spirit among union members about what it means to take collective action. Read more

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The biggest Auto Workers strike since the financial crisis could serve as a renewal for a union battered by corruption scandals. Read more

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This year, thousands of teachers, hotel workers, Google employees, and others walked off the job and won major gains. Which raises two questions: Why now? And will this continue? Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Pictures from the brewing standoff between Chicago teachers and Rahm Emanuel. Read more

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The workers who lost the 1892 Homestead Strike would find the situation today all too familiar: employers using strike replacements to destroy labor’s most potent weapon. Read more

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