Union-Busting Report for February 16, 2021

Amazon Recruiting 26 Former FBI Agents To Smash Workers Unions
…largest union pushes with more than six thousand employees in the Amazon Birmingham facility voting to form a union. Tech … due to unionization with tactics and unionbusting strategies with the help of the ex-FBI employees. It has an internal…
Letter to the editor: Health care union busting has long history nationally, in Portland
…part-time basis in unionbusting activity. In their first effort to organize a union at Maine Medical Center in Portland … union consulting firm, Reliant Labor Consultants, whose advertised services include “avoiding a union” and “fighting a union
Why Amazon is Fighting so Hard to Stop Warehouse Workers From Unionizing
…Store Union (RWDSU). Just getting to this point was a major victory considering the aggressive union busting by the … into a union shop, nor can they be required to pay dues. Complementing its heavy-handed in-person unionbusting efforts is…
Letter to the editor: Most vulnerable Mainers pushed aside
Chuck Radis, DOPeaks Island Make Avangrid pay cost of solar project upgrades Health care union busting has long history nationally, in Portland Former board member lauds NAMI Maine CEO letter to the…
Oregon care workers dare to strike
Instead of increasing staff wages, they are hiring unionbusting companies. Leonard Stoehr, Springfield City Councilor and … joining the picket line to recognize the union, and that this is not just a matter of The Rawlin, but a statewide issue. He…
Meet the Next Generation of Superstar Activists
“People are terrified of labor organizing because this country has a terrible history of union busting,” says the Oklahoma native, whose pronouns are fae/faer. “A lot of workers feel disempowered—particularly those in marginalized industries, such…