News Stories

Oct 28, 2022 | News Story
On Monday, Netflix’s Music Supervisors, in collaboration with the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), filed with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) seeking a union certification election. The move comes after an overwhelming majority of music supervisors currently or recently employed by Netflix requested voluntary recognition of their union from the company, a...
Oct 28, 2022 | News Story
Don't be a ghoul, support union workers this Halloween by getting union-made candy for all your trick-or-treaters! Check out the full scaaaaaaaary-good list here!
Oct 21, 2022 | News Story
Stand with the Dodo Union in their fight for a fair contract! In a strong act of solidarity the Dodo Union delivered a strike pledge to parent company Vox Media signed by 100% of the bargaining unit. While the Dodo is the #1 media animal brand globally, the company still won’t agree to minimum salaries that meet industry standards, raises to account for rising inflation, caps to control rising...
Oct 21, 2022 | News Story
Starbucks workers at the Williamsburg Starbucks Reserve went on a one day strike Saturday over unfair labor practices and Starbucks' refusal to come to the table and negotiate in good faith. Watch a CBS News report on the strike action here. Starbucks Workers United is asking supporters to stand with them by taking the #NoContractNoCoffee pledge.
Oct 21, 2022 | News Story
Unionized employees of HarperCollins Publishers have authorized another strike by 95.1% vote. The strike will commence on November 7 if the publisher does not agree to a fair contract.
Oct 21, 2022 | News Story
The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) and National Nurses United (NNU) announced this week that the New York nurses have overwhelmingly voted to affiliate with NNU, the largest union and professional association of registered nurses in the United States, to mutually grow and strengthen the power of nurses within the state and nationally to advocate for themselves and their patients. The...
Oct 21, 2022 | News Story
On Tuesday, members of 32BJ SEIU went on strike at the super luxury residential building 108 Leonard Street, a 166-unit condo in the Tribeca section of Manhattan also known as the Clock Tower building. The strike was called by fifteen building workers who act as porters, concierges and maintenance workers to protest a number of unfair labor practices alleged against the condominium developed by...
Oct 21, 2022 | News Story
The ActBlue Tech Workers Union/CWA has been voluntarily recognized by ActBlue Technical Services’ management after a neutral third party verification confirming that a majority of eligible workers have signed union authorization cards. The workers will be members of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 1400. The union, comprised of 80 workers, and management plan to promptly begin...
Oct 21, 2022 | News Story
On Thursday, the NYC CLC and UFT held our Future in Focus: Exploring the World of Organized Labor and Unionized Careers event, an opportunity for students to learn about unionized careers in New York City, as well as collective bargaining and the impact of organized labor on our society.
Oct 21, 2022 | News Story
At our October 2022 Executive Board Meeting, the NYC CLC passed four resolutions addressing upcoming ballot proposals, immigration policy, and FIFA/2026 World Cup human rights and labor standards. Click the links below for the full text of each resolution: