IAM, Millworkers File Injunction Against Verso

IAM District 4 has filed an injunction in the U.S. District Court of Maine against Verso Paper Corp., as part of the growing effort to force the company to honor severance commitments to hundreds of employees who will lose their jobs when Verso shutters the Bucksport mill.

New Rules to Make Union Organizing a Little More Worker-Friendly

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is changing its rules to allow for more timely union elections, which are often stalled by employers hoping to discourage employees from unionizing.

Texas Machinists Organize Holiday Bicycle Drive

Anyone who has ever seen a child’s eyes light up at the sight of a new bicycle under the tree on Christmas morning knows where the inspiration behind this latest example of IAM service to the community comes from.

Union Plus Scholarship Deadline January 31

You still have time to apply for a 2015 Union Plus Scholarship. The deadline for applications is January 31, 2015. This year's application is entirely online. Scholarships are from $500 to $4,000 and do not require repayment.

TPP: The Next Big Free Trade Mistake?

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Trans-Pacific Partnership
TPP is poised to become the biggest free trade agreement since NAFTA. Keep up to date with the latest information. >> Learn More
Stop Fast Track

The first major fight to stop the corporate-backed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is to defeat so-called “Fast Track”

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IAM 125th Anniversary

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IAM 125th Anniversary
The IAM celebrated its 125th birthday in Atlanta, the city of the union’s founding, with the opening of the 2013 IAM National Staff Conference.
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UCubed :: Ur Union of Unemployed

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UCubed :: Ur Union of Unemployed
You lost your job. You're not alone. 20.6 million Americans face the same challenges.
You want your job back. You want your life back. But you can't do it alone. Neither can anyone else. You all need each other. >>Read More