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“United and Winning”: UAW Members Speak Out About Historic Agreement at Allison Transmission

After mounting the first major strike threat of 2024, UAW Local 933 members at Allison Transmission in Indianapolis, IN, are speaking out about their historic tentative agreement.
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Mercedes-Benz Workers in Alabama Launch Public Campaign to Join the UAW as Organizing Momentum Builds in Nonunion Auto Plants Across the U.S.

Workers at the Mercedes-Benz plant outside Tuscaloosa, Ala., went public today with their campaign to join the UAW. Over 30% of the plant’s workforce have signed union authorization cards, a major milestone on their path to form a union with the UAW.
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From the Archives: UAW Film Vault

In the latest episode of From the Archives, UAW Archivist Gavin Strassel – with some help from fellow archivist Mary Wallace – gives us a tour of the cold storage film fault at the Walter P. Reuther Library at Wayne State University.
Rare Walter Reuther Letters

From the Archives: Rare Walter Reuther Letters

UAW Archivist, Gavin Strassel, shares some of the most rare and valuable items at the library – letters between Walter Reuther and some of the most significant figures from the 20th century.
UAW Local 933 Allison Transmission Member

“We Have to Stand Up”: 1,500 UAW Members at Allison Transmission in Indianapolis Prepare for First Big U.S. Strike of 2024 In a new video released by the UAW, Local 933 members at Allison Transmission in Indianapolis, Indiana, speak out about why they are ready to strike for as long as it takes to win an…
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U.S. Senators Call on Non-Union Auto Companies to Stop Union-Busting 

Today, 33 U.S. Senators are calling on 13 non-union auto companies to refrain from union-busting as over 150,000 autoworkers have launched campaigns to organize with the UAW.
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Rally Against EmPower-Solar’s Union-Busting Saturday, January 6, in Bethpage, NY

On December 22, 2023, forty-nine workers at EmPower-Solar in Bethpage, NY, voted overwhelmingly to join UAW Local 259. The organizing victory was achieved despite the company hiring lawyers and lobbyists in attempt to thwart workers' efforts…
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1500 UAW Members at Allison Transmission in Indianapolis Gear Up for First Major US Strike of 2024 

In what looks to be the first major potential strike of 2024, 1,500 UAW members of Local 933 in Indianapolis are making preparations to walk out at Allison Transmission if the company continues to lowball workers in contract negotiations.
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Postdocs at Mount Sinai Ratify Contract by 98%

Postdocs who work at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York voted to ratify their first-ever collective bargaining agreement by 98%, the SPOC-UAW Bargaining Committee announced on Friday, December 22.
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Reflecting on the Big Three Contract Campaign

Local 230 member Joel Benefield reflects on the Stand Up Strike at the Big Three.
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UAW President Shawn Fain to Speak at Detroit MLK Day Rally and March on January 15

UAW President Shawn Fain will be speaking at the 21st Detroit MLK Day Rally and March on January 15, 2024, at 12 pm ET.
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From the Archives: the UAW Express

The UAW Archivist at the Walter P. Reuther Library, unboxes a toy train set made my UAW members who worked at Lionel.
UAW Postdocs Mount Sinai on strike

Postdocs Reach Tentative Agreement with Mount Sinai

Postdoctoral Researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai reached a tentative agreement with the administration on Monday, December 18.
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Why The Renewable Energy Industry Needs Unionizing

Working in renewables could be a great job, but the industry needs a healthier balance of power between management and labor to make growth sustainable. These are the jobs of the future. They ought to pay a living wage, be safe, and be unionized.

Researchers at National Institutes of Health Vote to Unionize by Nearly 98%

In a historic outcome, early-career researchers at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, MD, have voted by nearly 98% to form a union, NIH Fellows United-UAW.
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Volkswagen Workers, Faith Coalition, and UAW President Shawn Fain to Visit Chattanooga Plant to Demand VW Stop Union-Busting; Union Files New Federal Labor Charges Against Unlawful VW Policies

At noon on Monday, December 18th, UAW President Shawn Fain will accompany a delegation of Volkswagen workers and community and faith leaders to deliver a letter to Volkswagen management demanding the company end its union-busting and intimidation, as workers organize to join the UAW.