Dr. King and Labor

January 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

By DIANE S. WILLIAMS “All work has dignity and importance,” Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said. At the midpoint of the civil rights movement he cautioned, “We must [...]

DC 37 Protests Anti-Union Supreme Court Case

January 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

DC 37 held a "Union and Proud" day of action that coincided with the Jan. 11 oral arguments in the anti-union Friedrichs v. California Teachers case before the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., where a contingent of leaders and members joined a demonstration. [...]

Jan. 11 is “Union and Proud” Button Day

January 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

DC 37 members all across New York City will be wearing buttons to “Say It Loud: We’re Union and Proud” on Monday, Jan. 11. This show of solidarity takes place on the day that billionaire CEOs and their lawyers go before the U.S. Supreme Court to try to undermine public service workers. [...]

The Retirement Divide

December 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

By GREGORY N. HEIRES As traditional pensions disappear and millions of Americans worry about being unable to enjoy a comfortable retirement, the typical CEO has a nest egg of [...]