Tesla Fires Nearly 700 Employees As The Company Struggles To Produce Model 3

Business | Chris White
FILE PHOTO - The logo of Tesla is seen in Taipei, Taiwan on August 11, 2017.

Manufacturers are among those jettisoned

Nissan Workers Commence Critical Vote On Unionization

Business | Ted Goodman
Nissan worker Tony Jacobson shows off an anti-union t-shirt outside the automaker's plant in Canton, Mississippi, U.S., July 31, 2017. Photo taken July 31, 2017. REUTERS/Nick Carey

‘I don’t want Canton to be like Detroit’

Big Labor, Big Hollywood Descends On Mississippi Ahead Of Union Vote

Business | Ted Goodman
Nissan Logo: Shutterstock/FotograFFF. UAW Sign: Shutterstock/Glynnis Jones

‘The impending vote has created a tense environment’

Did Tesla Buy Slew Of Anti-Union Domain Names In Fight Against UAW?

Business | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive, Elon Musk enters the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., January 6, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Some of the names registered include ‘teslaunionfree.com’ and ‘uawkillsjobs.com’

Hungry and Tired Union Members Ditch Anti-Trump Rally For Food Court

US | Ted Goodman
Anti-TPP/Anti-Trump Protest: Mike Raust/The Daily Caller

‘In terms of numbers it wasn’t great, but in terms of energy, it was.’

Trump Closes Gap In Michigan As Struggling Economy Changes The Landscape

Politics | Ted Goodman
Donald Trump: Carlo Allegri/Reuters

‘There is grassroots energy on the ground for Trump that simply wasn’t there for Republicans in 2012, 2008’

Big Labor Is Spending Big Bucks In 2016 Campaign

US | Ted Goodman
SEIU: a.katz/shutterstock.com, UAW: Glynnis Jones/shutterstock.com, Teamsters a.katz/shutterstock.com 2

Record amounts …

Mack Trucks, Union Reach Tentative Agreement To Avoid Strike

Business | Ted Goodman
UAW Sign: Glynnis Jones/shutterstock.com, Mack Truck: Roman Korotkov/shutterstock.com

Agreement came hours before contract was set to expire

Volkswagen Accused Of Violating Labor Contract

Business | Connor D. Wolf
SEPTEMBER 21, 2014: The flags of Volkswagen over blue sky. Volkswagen is the biggest German automaker and the third largest automaker in the world (FotograFFF / Shutterstock.com)

‘Volkswagen never fulfilled its commitments to recognize the union’

Two Union Officials Shot Outside Meeting Hall

US | Connor D. Wolf
Police car

‘The offender was positively identified as the person who shot two males’

Elizabeth Warren Demands Harvard Let Grad Students Unionize

Education | Connor D. Wolf
Elizabeth Warren, candidate for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, addresses the second session of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte

‘The work of Harvard graduate student research and teaching assistants help to make Harvard a world leader academically’

Autoworkers Union Expresses Support For Whoever Isn't Trump

Elections | Connor D. Wolf
Donald Trump (Shutterstock)

UnTrump endorsement

Volkswagen And Union Leaders Meet In Germany To Overcome Labor Dispute

Business | Connor D. Wolf
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015: Logo bedraggled a Volkswagen Tiguan TD (villorejo / Shutterstock.com)

Dispute over the Tennessee plant

Harvard Students Hold Rally In Support Of Unionizing

Education | Connor D. Wolf
Harvard Sign

‘This is a national movement’

Volkswagen And Autoworkers Union Fight Over Contested Election

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Volkswagen (Credit: quka / Shutterstock.com)

‘By choosing to fight the NLRB, Volkswagen is in clear violation of federal law’

Volkswagen Plans To Take Autoworkers Union To Federal Court

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A VW sign is seen outside a Volkswagen dealership in London, Britain November 5, 2015. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

‘We are disappointed that the NLRB declined to fully evaluate this important question’

Nonunion Chrysler Worker Sues Over Forced Union Dues

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A model poses next to a Fiat Abarth car (REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee)

‘No worker should ever be forced to pay union dues’

Volkswagen Loses Big To Autoworkers Union

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller speaks at their media reception during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, January 10, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

‘The NLRB has clearly stated that it views the skilled-trades election’