If you’re planning to a visit to the Los Angeles area soon, we have a great list of hotels for you. These hotels not only provide first-class accommodations but they also treat their employees well and provide them with fair wages and good benefits. Each one uses union labor and maintains a collective bargaining agreement with the employees.

By Michael Messina

This is a special time of year for those who love professional sports. Major League Baseball is just getting started and the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs and NBA Playoffs are kicking off. The players and officials are members of the union family, and while you’re with your family and friends enjoying the games, you can enjoy some union-made snacks as well!

By Kelly Ross

It’s that time again. Tax Day! It’s the day that many Americans dread. On April 15 every year millions of Americans scramble to get their taxes in the mail and off to the Internal Revenue Service.

By Linda Dao

Looking for another drink recipe to cool off with? Try out this classic cocktail recipe and mix yourself a union-made AMF (we’ll let you figure out what it stands for). You may now recreate the bar experience in your own kitchen!

By Kelly Ross

In 1912 industrial workers of the American Woolen Company in Lawrence, Massachusetts took to the streets in an outrage. Workers had received a two hour pay cut corresponding to a new law that shortened the work week from 56 hours to 54.

By Linda Dao

Did you know that April 2 is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day? “PB & J” is a lunchtime favorite for many American kids and adults. The average American child consumes about 1,500 PB & J sandwiches before graduating high school! Another fun fact: Americans consume enough peanut butter in a year to make more than 10 billion PB & J sandwiches!

To celebrate National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day we are giving you a recipe with a little twist on the classic PB & J sandwich – PB & J French Toast!