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Teamsters target Bud Light parent Anheuser-Busch, Molson Coors

The Teamsters union appears ready to shut down work at two major beer companies at once, after striking at Molson Coors’ Texas brewery over the weekend and warning it will do the same at all of Anheuser-Busch InBev’s U.S. breweries if a new deal for workers is not reached by the end of the month. The 420 members of Teamsters Local 997 walked off the…

Amazon joins SpaceX, Trader Joe’s in fight to declare government labor board unconstitutional

Amazon.com has joined Elon Musk’s SpaceX and grocer Trader Joe’s in arguing that the enforcement proceedings of the top U.S. labor regulator violate the Constitution.  In a filing Thursday, Amazon said it will argue that the structure of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is unconstitutional because it denies the company’s right to a jury trial.  The company also said that limits on the removal…

Texas Molson Coors brewery workers prepare to strike, potentially impacting several major beverage brands

Unionized Fort Worth Molson Coors brewery workers authorized a strike on Sunday, according to a local report.  If approved by Teamsters Local 997 national leaders, 420 workers will walk off the job, WFAA reported. “We’re working to get back some respect in the workplace,” chapter treasurer Rick Miedema told the TV station Sunday. “The company has made record profits over the last several years, and…

LA Times faces backlash over layoffs that ‘decimated’ union groups of ‘overwhelmingly diverse reporters’

Caucuses within the Los Angeles Times Guild designed to represent diverse communities within the newsroom will be “decimated” by the liberal paper’s decision to lay off at least 115 staffers this week, according to the Guild.  “If these layoffs are allowed to go through, our caucuses will be decimated. The Latino Caucus will lose 38% of its members. The Black Caucus will lose 33% of…

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