In a carefully watched November 29, 2021, resolution, the Nationwide Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled that Amazon had committed serious violations of federal labor legislation throughout a union marketing campaign at a warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama. In the resolution, the NLRB attacked Amazon’s “flagrant disregard” for election guidelines, saying it “primarily hijacked the course of.” The net retail big gained ...

When the 100,000- member Retail, Wholesale and Division Retailer Union filed to carry an election at the Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, in November 2020, it was a doubtlessly epochal second. The labor motion was desirous to capitalize on the rise of employee activism in the course of the pandemic and set up a beachhead inside the nation’s second-largest non-public ...

Sara Nelson, worldwide president of the Affiliation of Flight Attendants (AFA), says she was at a latest White Home assembly with union leaders, when President Biden appeared up from his notes and remarked to the group: “Typically, I believe that you just don’t even perceive your individual energy.” That’s a sentiment with which Nelson very a lot agrees. “Let me ...

For years, Starbucks baristas have discovered public stress to be a really great tool for bargaining with their employer. In the event that they needed the costume code to be less draconian or managers to stop understaffing stores, they went on Reddit or launched a Change.org petition, and as a rule, Starbucks caved to a few of their calls for. ...