You Need To Be Paying Attention To This

From More Perfect Union. 5,200 Mercedes workers are on the verge of a historic victory. If they win, they’ll become the largest new manufacturing union in the country since 1989. And they’re just miles from Bessemer, Alabama, where Amazon workers jump-started the labor movement 3 years ago. —– More Perfect Union is a nonprofit media…

The Shadow Group Working To Keep Wages Low

From More Perfect Union. Alabama autoworkers are on the verge of a major union victory. But there’s one group that’s funding a massive campaign to stop them. We uncovered who’s behind the union busting at Mercedes and why they’re dead set on stopping Mercedes-Benz workers from winning a union. —– More Perfect Union is a…

The Stat That Explains Why Politics Is So Broken

From More Perfect Union. 52% of Americans are working class, compared to just 2% of people in Congress. Dan Osborn wants to buck that trend. Two years ago he led 500 coworkers in a successful strike at Kellogg’s Omaha plant. Now he’s running for Senate to represent Nebraska’s working class. —– More Perfect Union is…

What Nestle Doesn’t Want You To Know

From More Perfect Union. Blue Bottle workers can barely afford to make ends meet while Nestle—Blue Bottle’s majority owner—rakes in hundreds of billions a year. Now Blue Bottle baristas across Boston are unionizing to demand their fair share. —– More Perfect Union is a nonprofit media organization with a mission to build power for working…

This is the South’s Next Worker Uprising

From More Perfect Union. The UAW is about to flex worker power in the South once again. 7,300 workers at Daimler Truck & Thomas Built are ready to walk out and shut down 7 plants at midnight. The company made $5.8 billion last year, while workers’ wages aren’t even keeping up with inflation. —– More…

Airlines Have to Pay You When They Mess Up Now

From More Perfect Union. Airlines will now have to pay you when they mess up. The Department of Transportation just approved a new rule to make airlines give you an automatic refund if your flight is canceled or delayed or if they lose your bags. It’s a game-changer for U.S. travel. We talked about it…