AFL-CIO Campaigns Against Trans-Pacific Partnership

By: Wednesday September 4, 2013 10:08 am

The AFL-CIO has launched a campaign against the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) calling the far reaching trade deal anti-union. Among the many corporatist provisions under discussion in the agreement are limitations on labor organizing and collective bargaining.

 

Unions Out in Force Against NAFTA-Style Korea Free Trade

By: Thursday December 9, 2010 2:05 pm

Labor unions came out in force against the Obama Administration’s NAFTA-style Korea Free Trade deal today, breaking nearly a week of silence since the agreement was dropped late Friday night.

The AFL-CIO labor federation, the United Steelworkers (USW), and the Communications Workers (CWA) all released simultaneous statements Thursday afternoon saying they would oppose the Korea Free Trade deal.

Stunning Video of Unemployed Workers: Meet Obama’s Human Shields

By: Friday December 3, 2010 3:30 pm

Stop what you’re doing right now and watch this video of unemployed workers.

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