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Chicago schools shut down as the country’s third largest school district braces for a teacher’s strike
Chicago teachers are going on strike Thursday, part of a wave of demonstrations in recent years calling for higher wages and more funding.
Google's two-tier workforce is coming under fresh scrutiny as low-paid contract cleaners in the UK raise complaints.
The GM autoworker strike is entering into its 4th week. Here are 10 of the most impactful strikes in history — for better or worse.
Withholding labor is one of the most powerful things working people can do. Here's the strikingly long history, dating back to before Ancient Rome.
The General Motors strike is getting more expensive. It has likely cost the automaker more than $1 billion already.
Now, the company's suppliers could start to get hurt too as the ongoing strike enters its third week.
Wall Street is carefully watching for the United Auto Workers' new deal with the Detroit automotive giant.
Thousands of nurses tired of working with too many patients will walk out of hospitals in a 4-state strike
Nurses employed by Tenet Healthcare and the University of Chicago Medical Center are advocating better nurse-to-patient ratios.
‘GM is making a record profit, we’re just asking for a fair deal’: At a GM plant in Detroit, strikers share their grievances
Employees are disputing the use of temporary workers, uneven pay scales, and health care, among other issues.
"The longer it lasts, the more it will be felt in GM's earnings profile," Credit Suisse analyst Dan Levy wrote in a client note.
"Without trucking, we would be naked, starving, and homeless," one truck driver told Business Insider.
The UAW ordered its membership to strike General Motors on Sunday night after contract negotiations broke down.