Environment and Energy

Environment and Energy

Support Locked-out Utility Workers

July 6, 2012By Rabbi Michael E. Feinberg Executive Director’ Greater New York Labor-Religion Coalition The Greater New York Labor-Religion Coalition stands with the more than 8,500 locked out utility workers in and around New York City, in their fight for decent benefits and a fair contract.

Environment and Energy

Don’t be Conned By Con Ed

July 5, 2012 Mario Cilento, New York State AFL-CIO President, and Vincent Alvarez, New York City Central Labor Council President, released the following statement on Con Ed’s Misleading Ad: “Con Edison sunk to a new low with today’s misleading print ads. It’s bad enough that the company locked out workers who were willing to work…

Environment and Energy

Please Support Local 1-2

Please support Local 1-2 union members on their picket lines, Locations below are running 24/7 until further notice. Your support and solidarity is much appreciated. Manhattan4 Irving Place, NY, NY 100003 Brooklyn3rd Ave Yard – 222 1st Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 QueensCollege Point Yard –  124-15 31st Avenue, Queens, NY 11354 BronxVan Nest Yard –…

Environment and Energy

At Sept 21 Event, Labor Crowd Cheers Environmentalists

New York City — September 21 (Laborpress) — Tonight, labor turned out in a big way to cheer envronmentalists’ message of urgent action in the face of global warming. The September 21 event at New York’s Ethical Culture Society on Central Park West in Manhattan brought labor’s biggest star — newly elected AFL-CIO President Richard…

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