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Bleak Day at SCOTUS for Women, Unions
Hobby Lobby ruling hits reproductive rights, Illinois wings labor
" hammering access to birth control, the other undercutting unions...."

June 30, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Are Unions Educational Kryptonite?
New doc pins school failures on unions
" struggling through a crisis created by intractable teachers' unions. His solution? Bust the unions and expand charter school..."

Oct. 15, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

City Unions vs. McCracken
Campaign fireworks flare
"...X makes an issue of public-safety costs. The public-safety unions – which, just coincidentally, support Candidate Y – issue..."

May 1, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Say 'No' to Unions?
"...Carstarphen is correct. We need to always evaluate the unions and their power. Private entities will almost always provide..."

Feb. 19, 2012 Postmarks

Don't Blame the Unions
" the case of those who are blaming the unions for the decline of Ford, General Motors, and Chrysler...."

Dec. 29, 2008 Postmarks

Unions Are Good; Strikes Are Necessary
"...union facts. 1) Areas of the country with strong unions enjoy a higher standard of living, better education, and..."

March 20, 2007 Postmarks

Sheriff's Unions Back Eckhardt for Precinct 2 Commissioner
Both unions are at odds with current Commissioner Sonleitner
"...On Dec. 5, the two unions representing 1,300-plus employees of the Travis Co. Sheriff's Office..."

Dec. 9, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Teachers Unions File Suit
Believe Senate Bill 1882 will lead to "charterization" of public school system
" in violation of state law. The two teachers unions are asking that the court invalidate Morath's rules...."

Sept. 7, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Public Safety Unions to Issue Council Endorsements
Coming down today – little early, eh?
"...the next week bemoaning the "undue influence" these evil unions have over our local elections, and some shit about..."

Jan. 22, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

What Unions?
"...note of that, if they're so terribly afraid of unions. That Wal-Mart sells groceries is irrelevant to me. I..."

Jan. 5, 2007 Postmarks

Point Austin: What Good Are Unions?
Give a hand to those Cap Metro workers who fought for you and me
"...of ATU Local 1091 have proved once again that unions are central to that ongoing struggle...."

Feb. 3, 2006 News Column by Michael King

Stand Up for Unions
"...Dear Editor, Unions are the only way workers have any democracy at..."

May 6, 2005 Postmarks

Blame the Unions and the Workers

Dec. 12, 2008 Postmarks

Point Austin: Union Goons
In Coxworld, the unions are always the enemy
"...their latest hysterical rant against the all-powerful city public-safety unions, have helpfully suggested a whole new procedure. "The power..."

Feb. 1, 2008 News Column by Michael King

The Hightower Report
Who says America doesn't need unions?
"...In their ongoing, all-out assault to crush labor unions, corporate forces have fabricated a cultural myth to undermine..."

Sept. 25, 2015 News Column by Jim Hightower

Conservatives vs. 9/11 Responders
Fringe right draws firefighter, cop wrath after Straus attack
"...Normally, Republicans and unions are like oil and water. Yet public safety workers..."

Sept. 15, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Get Down to Your Civvies!
Who's camp is campier? With whom would you most likely camp? Who will make you the happiest camper?
"...are straight couples or same-sex couples. I support civil unions to guarantee gay and lesbian couples the same rights..."

Dec. 6, 2007 Qmmunity Post by Andy Campbell

Starving the Beast
Doc exposes big money on campus
"...politicians eager to slash their state’s education budgets, crush unions and collective bargaining, and generally work against the Jeffersonian..."

Sept. 16, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?
Reuniting the same couples from his 2007 film, Perry explores the next chapter in the lives of these old friends.
"...the same couples and updates the states of their unions. Ridiculously productive, Perry again writes and directs this movie..."

April 9, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Human Resources
"...the brutal, numbing power struggles between workers and bosses, unions and workers, and father and son. At the heart..."

Oct. 6, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Newsgeist: 2/21/11
The spirit of the news
"...full of news stories on subjects like the Wisconsin unions, concealed handguns on campuses, and the Libyan protests. Read..."

Feb. 21, 2011 News Post by Eric Pickhartz

Jane Doe No. 4 Testifies Against Polygamist Prophet Warren Jeffs
"...state charges in Arizona also related to arranging polygamist unions, and finally, a federal charge of unlawful flight to..."

Nov. 22, 2006 News Post by Jordan Smith

Page Two: Workingman's Blues
The real history of labor and union organizing is ignored and largely unknown
"...misappropriate the largest portion of the blame to the unions. At least one goal of the strategy behind the..."

Dec. 26, 2008 Column by Louis Black

Page Two: An Injury to All
The universal perils of union busting
"...literally the almost too-classic capitalist exploiters, it is the unions and their members who are going to suffer the..."

April 8, 2011 Column by Louis Black

Point Austin: Making Connections
Organized labor reaches out to all workers
"...In his 2010 book Restoring the Power of Unions: It Takes a Movement, UT law professor and labor..."

March 2, 2012 News Column by Michael King

How to Raise Worker Wages
Organize, arrive, persist, persist, persist
"...well as organizations that seek to empower workers, like unions – are bad for business, and therefore bad for..."

March 31, 2017 News Feature by Jack Craver

Words on the Jesus video, the Instrumental article, the Dance Festival, and other local points of contention.
"...Unions Deserve a Good Bashing..."

May 4, 2001 Column

Teachers Eye Union Label
Four Texas Teacher Associations Fight for Members
" the primary attribute most people associate with labor unions. Whether that factor helps or hurts the organizations is..."

Feb. 28, 1997 News Feature by Roseana Auten

Learning the Hard Way That Police and Democratic Socialists Rarely Mix
CLEAT alum Danny Fetonte's resignation from the Austin DSA raises questions for the local chapter
"...those who have at one point aligned with police unions, which can easily count themselves among the most powerful..."

Oct. 13, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Black Doesn't Even Know Where the Battlefield Is
"...Dear Editor, Regarding Louis Black's defense of unions [“Page Two,” April 8]: Until Democrats in the middle..."

April 11, 2011 Postmarks

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