Lowe’s is convenient. Its selection is huge. And its prices are competitive. But its union-busting is repulsive and damaging to workers’ livelihoods. Rather than let employees form their own opinions on union membership, it forces them to watch deceitful “training” videos like the one below. Unions are the backbone of a strong middle class. Companies…

This Mother’s Day, buy something special while supporting good jobs with the Labor 411 directory! Below are some great union-made gift ideas to get you started. Your mom will appreciate that you spent your money on brands that provide good jobs! For more ideas, visit our directory of over 11,000 products and services. Fashionable Timex…

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The layoff toll at one Jeep plant continues to rise. The Chicago Tribune reports: “Add 32 more workers to the ranks of unemployed at the Belvidere Assembly Plant near Rockford. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles upped the total number of layoffs to 1,403 Monday as the plant scaled back to a two-shift operation amid slowing demand for its…

Billing itself as “a celebration of Global Labor Solidarity,” the Workers Unite Film Festival for its eight edition starting May 10. The festival will feature more than 30 programs and 60 films over the course of its 13 days (May 10-23). The festival opens with 2018’s “Somewhere to Be” a look at a Greenwich Village…

Trump appointee Peter Robb has his sights on labor unions. “The National Labor Relations Board’s general counsel is on pace this fiscal year to revive seven times more unfair labor practice cases that were brought against unions than against employers, driven in part by directives he’s issued calling for stricter rules for organized labor, according…