Tagged With Unions

Paid pandemic leave has just been granted to Australian aged care workers – and unions are calling for it to be extended to everyone


'A recovery that puts people first': A group of young Australians is demanding a government job guarantee to fight both soaring unemployment and climate change


15 organisers behind worker movements at Amazon, Google, Uber, Kickstarter, and other tech companies say the industry has reached an inflection point and that things aren't going back to the way they were before



'Inadequate and needs bolstering': Here's how Australia is reacting to the government's JobKeeper and JobSeeker changes


Calls for paid pandemic leave are growing after 80% of Victorian coronavirus cases were linked to the workplace


Police have traditionally protested anti-police rhetoric by making fewer arrests. Right now that's exactly what the public wants.



Largest union federation in the US demands apology from Mark Zuckerberg over new software feature that would allow employers blacklist words like 'unionize' in chats


Some police chiefs genuinely want to fire their bad apples. Their department's history can make that almost impossible.


The battle between the Minneapolis chief of police — who once sued the department for racial discrimination — and the city's bombastic union leader is a showcase in how cops resist reform


Kickstarter is reducing its workforce by 39% through layoffs and voluntary buyouts as crowdfunding projects plummet during the pandemic


'The supervisor coughed in a coworker's direction as a joke': As coronavirus cases at the US Postal Service surpass 1,200, employees say a lack of supplies and care is putting them at risk


Defiant Amazon workers are planning to strike again at the same warehouse where a strike organiser was fired last week



'This is why people are so angry': Tech giants like Google, Facebook, and Uber built their empires on the backs of contractors. A pandemic is showing just how horrifically that model failed American workers.


Unions are calling for a government wage subsidy of up to 80% to protect jobs from the coronavirus downturn


Nearly 1 in 4 Queensland workers aren't getting the pay they're entitled to. Their bosses could face up to 10 years jail time under proposed wage theft laws.


GM will promote more than 1,350 temp workers to full-time jobs as part of agreement that ended 40-day strike



One astounding chart shows how the death of the union has made economic inequality worse


Tech and gaming workers seeking to organise get a boost from one of the country's largest labour unions


Thousands of Google cafeteria staff have unionized, and it's the latest group of Google's 'shadow workforce' to join a union


America's most influential flight attendant helped end the longest government shutdown. Now she's on a mission to revive unions — and she tells us why labour rights will define the next generation.