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SAG-AFTRA Rallies Against Bartle Bogle Hegarty
Entertainment, Features, New York

SAG-AFTRA Rallies Against Bartle Bogle Hegarty

New York, NY – About 200 striking members of the Screen Actors Guild – American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) rallied in front of the ad agency Bartle, Bogle and Hegarty’s (BBH) Tribeca offices on Thursday, November 1,  to bring attention to the company’s abandonment of their 20-year contract with the union.

President Trump Needs to Support Gun Control and Repudiate the Rhetoric of Hate
Features, Health and Safety, Law and Politics, Municipal Government, New York

President Trump Needs to Support Gun Control and Repudiate the Rhetoric of Hate

Three acts of hate-filled violence erupted in the United States in the past week. On Wednesday October 24th, a man with a history of violence murdered two African-Americans at a Kentucky supermarket following a failed attempt to forcibly enter a black church. On Friday October 26th, a Florida man who had railed on social media against…

1199SEIU Statement on Adenovirus Outbreak at Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
Features, Health and Safety, Municipal Government, New York

1199SEIU Statement on Adenovirus Outbreak at Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation

“The healthcare workers of 1199SEIU are heartbroken for the children who have lost their lives due to the outbreak of adenovirus at Wanaque Center and express our deepest sympathies to their families.  As we grieve, we are urgently seeking clarity from the facility administration regarding the processes being put in place to safeguard patients. “Our…

‘Let’s Face It – The One-Percent Are Nothing But Whiners!’
Building Trades, Features, Law and Politics, Municipal Government, New York

‘Let’s Face It – The One-Percent Are Nothing But Whiners!’

New York, NY – Whether it’s Related Cos.’ push for more nonunion building at Hudson Yards, at lower wages and benefits, or Charter Communications’ refusal to settle a 19-month-old strike with workers over lost pensions and healthcare packages — the corporate class’ campaign to further squeeze working families dry in this town couldn’t be any…

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