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UK citizens may not preserve EU's fundamental rights and freedoms, report says.

 03/21/2017 - 09:47
The Union flag and EU flag in London, Britain on Mar. 21, 2017. EPA/ANDY RAIN
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Citizens of the United Kingdom may not retain the fundamental rights and freedoms of the European Union following Brexit, according to a report presented Tuesday to the European Parliament.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 9:45am
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The Union flag and EU flag in London, Britain on Mar. 21, 2017. EPA/ANDY RAIN

Cólera organizada: #DISRUPTJ20 está en marcha

 01/13/2017 - 17:51
En la víspera de la juramentación del Presidente Electo Donald Trump, el 20 de Enero, varios colectivos artísticos e independientes se han organizado a nivel nacional para llevar a cabo "acciones directas" tanto en Washington como en el resto del país. Foto: DisruptJ20

Un colectivo de activistas locales se ha organizado bajo el eslogan “DISRUPTJ20” (“Detengamos el 20 de Enero”, en inglés), en colaboración con el DC Welcoming Committee, para convocar a manifestantes, trabajadores y cualquier persona que desee sumarse, a boicotear la toma de posesión del Presidente Electo de los Estados Unidos, Donald J. Trump.

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Friday, January 13, 2017 - 3:49pm
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En la víspera de la juramentación del Presidente Electo Donald Trump, el 20 de Enero, varios colectivos artísticos e independientes se han organizado a nivel nacional para llevar a cabo "acciones directas" tanto en Washington como en el resto del país. Foto: DisruptJ20

Organize your Rage: #DISRUPTJ20 is on its way

 01/13/2017 - 17:15
On the eve of the induction of the President-Elected Donald Trump, on January the 20th, several independent and artistic groups have organized nation wide to perform "direct actions" in Washington and in the rest of the country. Photo: DisruptJ20

A group of local activist has organized under the slogan “DISRUPTJ20”, under the DC Welcoming Committee, to call upon protesters, workers and any citizen that may want to join, to boycott Donald J. Trump’s inauguration.

DISRUPTJ20 has put forward a network of activists to organize protests and a general strike that pretend to disturb the investiture of the President-Elect Donald Trump, spreading direct actions in the streets and through any media in hand.

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Friday, January 13, 2017 - 3:49pm
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On the eve of the induction of the President-Elected Donald Trump, on January the 20th, several independent and artistic groups have organized nation wide to perform "direct actions" in Washington and in the rest of the country. Photo: DisruptJ20

Democratic presidential candidates weigh in on Verizon strike

 04/13/2016 - 17:15
Union members protest against Verizon during Occupy Wall Street in 2011. Photo: David Shankbone via Flickr (under license CC BY 2.0)

Clinton said she is "disappointed" negotiations broke down. Sanders takes to the picket line.

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Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 4:57pm
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Union members protest against Verizon during Occupy Wall Street in 2011. Photo: David Shankbone via Flickr (under license CC BY 2.0)

Janitors' union reaches tentative labor agreement

 10/16/2015 - 10:35
Janitors' union reaches tentative labor agreement
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The new four-year contract with Service Employees International Union Local 32BJ includes wage increases as well as enough contributions to keep workers' benefits intact, adding some changes in work rules.

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Friday, October 16, 2015 - 10:28am
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Mothers at Berks family detention camp launch work strike (Updated)

 06/10/2015 - 17:44
Mothers at Berks family detention camp launch work strike (Updated)
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Citing unfair treatment, neglect, and abuse, 10 mothers are refusing to work inside Berks detention center until they and their children are released and the facility is shut down.

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 5:41pm
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Más de 500 trabajadores del aeropuerto en huelga por salarios justos

 04/02/2015 - 10:22
Trabajadores del Aeropuerto de Filadelfia han estado luchando por un salario mínimo más alto y mejores condiciones de trabajo en los últimos tres años.
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Más de 500 trabajadores subcontratados del Aeropuerto de Filadelfia, incluyendo maleteros y limpiadores de aviones, están en huelga desde este jueves.

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Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 9:50am
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Trabajadores del Aeropuerto de Filadelfia han estado luchando por un salario mínimo más alto y mejores condiciones de trabajo en los últimos tres años.

Over 500 Philly airport workers go on strike, protest wages

 04/02/2015 - 10:01
Airport workers have been fighting for higher wages and better job conditions for three years having significant victories.
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Wheelchair attendants, baggage handlers and airplane cleaners will go on strike Thursday morning to protest low wages and unfair labor practices.

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Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 9:50am
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Airport workers have been fighting for higher wages and better job conditions for three years having significant victories.

Junta presidencial favorece a SEPTA

 07/15/2014 - 12:28
Junta presidencial favorece a SEPTA
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La junta de emergencia creada por el presidente de EE.UU., Barack Obama, para mediar la disputa entre ingenieros ferroviarios y SEPTA se reunió este lunes para movilizar las negociaciones.

Las dos principales problemáticas que causaron la huelga de 24 horas de más de 400 ingenieros y electricistas el pasado 14 de junio, fueron discutidas durante la reunión y, por el momento, favorecen a SEPTA.

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 12:00am
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Presidential board sides with SEPTA

 07/15/2014 - 11:19
Presidential board sides with SEPTA
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The presidential emergency board appointed by President Obama to arbitrate a labor dispute between engineers and SEPTA held their first meeting on Jul. 14.

The two issues that prompted a one-day strike by more than 400 engineers and electrical workers on Jun. 14, were brought to the table and for now, favor the management.

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 12:00am
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