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.
Activists picketed outside Target Corp.’s headquarters downtown Minneapolis Tuesday, calling on CEO Brian Cornell to make raising wages for frontline workers a part of the company’s massive restructuring effort.
Kip Hedges, the Delta baggage handler fired for speaking up for low-wage airport workers, is still waiting to hear the airline’s decision on his appeal. In the meantime, he has been awarded unemployment compensation and continues to advocate for higher wages and a union.