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Jan 21, 2015 | Press Release

Bronx, NY – Workers at Hunts Point Market voted to approve a new, three year contract today, with 97% of workers voting "yes."  The 1,300 workers,...
Jan 9, 2015 | News Story

2015 has already shown positive gains for workers at Zara retail locations, with workers receiving raises of $2.50 an hour.  An aggressive campaign...
Jan 9, 2015 | News Story

This week, City Hall reached a tentative $248 million contract deal with IUOE Locals 891 and 94, which represent public school custodians, firemen,...
Jan 5, 2015 | Press Release

Recent months have seen widespread discussion about the tweaks Facebook has made to it's newsfeed algorithm. Whether you like it or not, it's not...
Jan 5, 2015 | News Story

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Years after the official end of the recent recession, America is still in a jobs crisis. Although job growth is slowly picking up steam--with...

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