Grinnell student workers represented themselves at the NLRB and beat efforts by university administrators and lawyers from Iowa's largest law firm to thwart the expansion of their union. Photo: Union of Grinnell Student Dining Workers
Workers are organizing through unions and other organizations to improve their lives. Union representation provides a voice on the job and the opportunity to improve wages, benefits and working conditions.
Joy is the order of the day as 100 people or so congregate at the rotunda of the Wisconsin Capitol in Madison just hours after incumbent Republican Scott Walker conceded(link is external) the gubernatorial election to Democratic challenger Tony Evers.