Queens Starbucks workers vote to unionize in a growing national wave
Workers will rally at MoMA Tuesday night to confront the Starbucks board chair.
Jun 7, 8:52 AM
Chipotle workers striking for higher wages, better schedules to rally in Midtown
Workers walked off the job to protest what the say are unfair wages and scheduling practices
May 26, 8:03 AM
FDNY: E-bike battery fires in NYC on pace to double this year
The fires are preventable and fairly rare, but they can be uniquely destructive.
May 16, 5:01 AM
Two more union organizers fired from Amazon's Staten Island warehouse
Union lawyers said they suspect the move was retaliatory.
May 9, 4:48 PM
Amazon workers fall short on union vote for second Staten Island warehouse
While the LDJ5 had about a fifth of the workers than JFK8, the campaign presented unique challenges.
Updated: May 2, 4:46 PM
Voting starts at SI warehouse where workers push for first Amazon union
Organizers have been ratcheting up their outreach in recent weeks for a vote that could have a profound impact on the e-commerce empire.
Mar 25, 5:00 AM
Susan Sarandon pays surprise visit to phone-banking session for Amazon union hopefuls
The Oscar-winning actor said she wanted to show her support to workers hoping to form a union at the e-commerce giant's Staten Island facility.
Mar 11, 6:07 PM
REI workers in SoHo voted to form company’s first union, organizers say
A majority of workers voted to unionize Wednesday night.
Mar 3, 12:13 PM
REI workers in SoHo schedule first union vote for March 2
In a first for the Seattle-based outdoor equipment and apparel store, organizers are aiming to achieve union status with a vote scheduled for next week.
Feb 24, 1:31 PM
Momentum Builds For Amazon Union On Staten Island, Despite Company Pushback
Workers say a second union drive announced this week went ahead despite Amazon's heavy-handed tactics.
Feb 4, 3:48 PM
Some First Responder Unions Question NYC's City Employee Vaccination Mandate
"These must be a subject of collective bargaining," one union head said.
Jul 28, 2021 10:35 AM
America’s Largest Health Care Union Vows To Fight Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccines
NewYork-Presbyterian became the first hospital system in the state to require COVID-19 shots for employees. Local unions are not pleased.
Jun 23, 2021 8:44 AM
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