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What the Corporate Media Is Not Telling the American Public About the VA Crisis

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Labor Fightback Network

The American public is being bombarded these days with corporate media’s accounts of the VA health care system’s problems. But none of the commentaries goes to the heart of what is basically wrong. To be sure, many media voices do make reference to the need for more funding. However, none of the references specify where […]

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IAM Members Campaign to Nullify January 3 Vote

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Labor Fightback Network

IAM Union Members Call on Labor and Its Allies to Mount a Campaign to Nullify January 3 Vote and to Hold a New Vote On November 13, the 31,000 members of District 751 of the International Association of Machinists in Washington state, rejected by a 2-1 margin the concessionary contract put forward by Boeing Corp. […]

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Support for the $15 Minimum Wage − Solidarity with the Fast Food Workers!

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Labor Fightback Network

Fast food workers’ nationwide strikes, walkouts, and protests have accelerated the push for raising the federal minimum wage to a $15 national level. The highly visible protests on December 5th, 2013 were the latest in a series of protests organized by Fast Food Forward, Fight for 15, Low Pay Is Not OK, and others. The […]

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Solidarity with Boeing Workers!

Solidarity with Boeing Workers!
Labor Fightback Network

On November 13, more than 31,000 Machinists, all members of District 751 of the International Association of Machinists (IAM), rejected by a 2-1 margin the concessionary contract put forward by Boeing Corp. Six weeks earlier, the company had demanded a re-opener of the contract — which expires in 2016 — and new contract language as a […]

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