Labor and the Iowa Caucuses

May 28, 2015 admin 0

The Iowa AFL-CIO News May 2015 reports on a Working Families Summit in Ames on the 16th, sponsored by the trade unions and the liberal organization Progress Iowa. Coincidentally or not, the small city of […]


Trade Unionists on the Oil Workers Strike

February 10, 2015 Editor 0

The headline was “Tesoro L.A. Refinery workers vote to authorize strike”, but, this was nearly three years ago. (Reuters, April 19, 2012) Two years before that a refinery disaster at the same company’s Anacortes refinery […]