Workers Occupy Plant in Chicago

Angry laid-off workers occupy factory in Chicago

cat_largeuebuttonUpdates on the campaign from UE (United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America), the union that represents the workers at the Republic Windows and Doors plant.

And here is a good post on the occupation from the Labor Is Not a Commodity blog.

You can sign a petition in support of the workers here.

There is power in a union!


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