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Teamsters Stand With Striking AT&T Workers

May 28, 2017 
By Teamsters President James P. Hoffa

Washington DC -  "The 1.4 million members of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters stand in solidarity with 40,000 AT&T workers and their union, the Communications Workers of America (CWA), for taking a strong stand for justice and economic fairness. 

Clare Rose Strike Threatens Memorial Day Beer Shortage

May 28, 2017 
By Silver Krieger

New York, NY – As drivers and warehouse workers at Long Island beer distributor Clare Rose continue their one-month long strike, shortages of Anheuser-Busch products are expected on Memorial Day weekend, traditionally the second biggest beer-buying weekend of the year.

CWA Initiates 3-Day Strike Against AT&T - Wireless, Wireline & DIRECTV…

May 27, 2017  
By WNYLaborToday.com Editor-Publisher Tom Campbell  
 
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Cheektowaga, NY - It didn’t take long for the Communications Workers of America’s (CWA) three-day, nationwide Strike against AT&T to have an impact here in Western New York as CWA Local 1122 Executive Vice President John Mudie told WNYLaborToday.com that AT&T had chosen to close two of its Western New York retail stores just minutes before the walk-out started at 3 p.m. on Friday (May 19th).

Nabisco Workers Protest at Mondelēz Shareholders’ Meeting

May 25, 2017 
By Steven Wishnia and Neal Tepel

Lincolnshire, IL - Protesting the company’s closing U.S. factories and moving jobs abroad, members and supporters of the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers’ International Union demonstrated outside Nabisco/Mondelēz’s annual shareholder meeting in this Chicago suburb May 17.

Drop That Cookie - It's Costing American Jobs!

May 24, 2017
By Joe Maniscalco

"BCB" is talking Nabisco this week.

New York, NY - Organized labor’s 18-month-long campaign to knee-cap the manufacturers of Oreo cookies, Ritz Crackers and other fattening favorites, will cost snack food giant Nabisco approximately $200 million in lost revenue this year, as savvy U.S. consumers fed up with American jobs being shipped out of the country leave Mexican-made products to rot on store shelves across the nation.

AT&T Workers Strike for Three Days

May 24, 2017
By Steven Wishnia and Neal Tepel

Chicago, IL - More than 40,000 AT&T workers went on strike May 19-21, demanding that the company commit to “bargaining that addresses affordable benefits, fair wages and job security” and stop its “pervasive offshoring of jobs to low-wage contractors, which eliminate good jobs and hurt customer service,” the Communications Workers of America said May 19.

Boycotts, Audit Loom as Clare Rose Defies Strikers

May 23, 2017 
By Silver Krieger

New York, NY - Small businesses on Long Island are joining strikers against Clare Rose, the sole distributor of Anheuser-Busch products and craft beers such as Blue Point and Greenport, by boycotting the company, refusing deliveries and displaying boycott signs in their store windows.

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