New York Times: Union Appeals Amazon Election in Alabama, Says Company Violated Laws

2021-04-19T11:25:05-07:00

"In objections filed with the National Labor Relations Board, attorneys representing Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union allege that Amazon intimidated and threatened employees into voting against unionizing. The union cited meetings that the company held with workers and a mailbox installed outside of the warehouse. More than 70% of workers who cast ballots in [...]

New York Times: Union Appeals Amazon Election in Alabama, Says Company Violated Laws2021-04-19T11:25:05-07:00

UFCW Canada: Facts About Union

2021-03-28T22:55:22-07:00

Here is a summary from a Facts About Unions article UFCW Canada: You can use this as supplementary material to follow up our previous blog post about why people should care/vote in all elections! Educating yourself and others on election issues (in this instance for union elections) helps more people vote! (Our previous blog post [...]

UFCW Canada: Facts About Union2021-03-28T22:55:22-07:00

Vice: Unions Are Cool Now

2021-03-14T23:47:25-07:00

Vice article breakdown: Meghan Markle mentioned the importance of unions in her recent interview with Oprah. Since then, there has been quite public figures that have been openly supporting unions. Remember that unions are there to protect employees! Don't hesitate to use their resources, and remember to vote in your union elections. Read the full [...]

Vice: Unions Are Cool Now2021-03-14T23:47:25-07:00

National Law Review: How Has COVID-19 Impacted Union Election Results?

2021-02-28T22:38:56-08:00

The National Law Review Wrote a Piece on How Covid-19 has impacted union elections. A direct quote from the article states: "This new data provides an interesting context for the NLRB’s historical preference for in-person voting and the Regional Directors’ preferences for mail-in voting during the pandemic, given that both methods have yielded almost identical [...]

National Law Review: How Has COVID-19 Impacted Union Election Results?2021-02-28T22:38:56-08:00

HuffPo: Amazon Insisted On In-Person Union Election During Pandemic

2021-02-28T22:41:38-08:00

Shared Excerpt From Huffington Post:  Why Amazon Insisted On An In-Person Union Election During A Raging Pandemic The retail giant says it's worried about low participation with mail-in ballots. But experts say it's more about delay and intimidation. Thousands of Amazon warehouse workers in Alabama will receive ballots next week to vote in a potentially [...]

HuffPo: Amazon Insisted On In-Person Union Election During Pandemic2021-02-28T22:41:38-08:00
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