Congress Calls on Delta Air Lines to Stop Anti-Union Campaign

U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI) and more than 70 members of Congress wrote a letter calling on Delta Air Lines to immediately cease their anti-union campaign that has been extensively reported on in recent weeks. As Delta’s Flight Attendants and Fleet Service Workers decide whether to form a union with the IAM, Delta has engaged … Read more

GDA Hosts 411th Graduation and 15th Annual Ride for Guides in Sylmar, CA

Eight visually-impaired individuals and their puppies advanced through the Guide Dogs of America (GDA) training program and are on their way towards individual freedom (left). IAM General Secretary-Treasurer Dora Cervantes addresses attendees at the 411th GDA graduation ceremony in Sylmar, CA (right). Eight visually-impaired individuals and their puppies advanced through the Guide Dogs of America … Read more

Great First Contract Leads to Organizing Victories in West

IAM Local 519 President and Directing Business Representative Paul Shepherd and Aerospace Chief of Staff Jody Bennett, along with the rest of the negotiating committee, fought for and won an impressive first contract that is resulting in new organizing wins for the IAM. New members at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona employed as F-35 … Read more

Ohio Local 912 Day of Action at GE

Members of IAM Local 912 marched together in a show of solidarity during GE’s Health Ahead and OneEvendale Day. More than 300 members walked all around the campus during their lunch – and management took notice.   “I’m extremely proud of our members,” said Local 912 President Mark Goodhart. “Our display of solidarity today made a huge impact. My thanks … Read more

Spanish Leadership II Gears towards Activism

The Winpisinger Center hosted the Spanish Leadership II class May 12 through the 17th at Placid Harbor in Hollywood Maryland. The class participants came in from all over the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico to begin their second year of education and a transformation towards activism. Upon arrival and orientation, the participants were asked … Read more

Liderazgo en español II se engrana hacia el activismo

El Centro Winpisinger organizó la clase de Liderazgo en Español II del 12 al 17 de mayo en Placid Harbor en Hollywood, Maryland. Los participantes de la clase llegaron de todos los Estados Unidos, Canadá y Puerto Rico para comenzar su segundo año de educación y una transformación hacia el activismo. A su llegada y … Read more

IAM, TWU Ask National Mediation Board to Force American Airlines to Bargain

The Transport Workers Union-IAM Association at American Airlines is asking the National Mediation Board (NMB) to step in to stop the carrier’s delay tactics that have stalled contract negotiations. “These negotiations have reached the critical end stage with the largest scope and economic issues yet to be resolved,” reads the letter to the NMB. “The … Read more