NAFTA on this Week’s Activate L!VE

Renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement was the topic on this week’s Activate L!VE. IAM Canadian General Vice President Stan Pickthall talked about some of the IAM’s recommendations for a fair and more equitable agreement. In case you missed … Read more

U.S. Union Membership Grows in 2017

Despite all the challenges facing organized labor, union membership grew by 262,000 in 2017, according to the latest report released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics . These numbers are impressive considering all the battles unions are fighting in … Read more

A Foundation of Solidarity

Three years ago, the situation felt almost hopeless. In one of the worst winters on record, members of IAM Local 219 at Bluegrass Station in Lexington, KY walked the picket line for nearly six months. This group of warehouse workers, … Read more