Labor Movement

5 Unlikely Industries Where Workers Are Clamoring to Join Unions

By: Union Built PC | November 5, 2018 |

Fifty years ago, one-third of American workers belonged to a union. Today, it’s one in 10. And that number is likely to slip further if, as expected,…

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About Contract Campaigns Part II: Your Rights Under the NLRA Q&A

By: Union Built PC | August 12, 2018 |

RELATED: About Contract Campaigns Part I: Your Legal Rights   Illegal Rules are Not Rules Q. A rule in our personnel handbook prohibits employees from remaining on…

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About Contract Campaigns Part I: Your Legal Rights

By: Union Built PC | August 8, 2018 |

In today’s dysfunctional economic climate, straightforward bargaining frequently comes up empty. Employers come to the table with lengthy lists of takeaways and refuse to compromise. Claiming impasse…

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The Racist, Conservative, Corporate Origins of Right to Work

By: Union Built PC | July 31, 2018 |

As right-to-work laws proliferate, it’s worth remembering that they originated as a means to maintain Jim Crow labor relations in the South and to beat back what…

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3 Secret Ways Union Leaders Can Leverage Influencers in The Workplace to Increase Engagement

By: Union Built PC | July 20, 2018 |

How many members attend your union meetings? And how do you feel about that? Whether it’s just a handful or a hundred, no activist is ever satisfied….

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Final assembly and/or configuration in the USA from foreign and domestic parts. Union Built PC is organized by CWA Local 1101