Today in Labor History

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August 7, 2011

144751-workers-rally-outside-verizon-headquarters-in-new-york45,000 Verizon workers represented by the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers begin a 2-week strike over management’s refusal to engage in serious bargaining. The two unions condemned the company’s push for large-scale concessions, given Verizon’s $22 billion profitability over the past four years.

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