Daily Archives: September 16, 2013

Join QC Next Up for a special screening of Brothers on the Line

Join QC Next Up for a special screening of Brothers on the Line, an acclaimed documentary exploring the legacy of the Reuther brothers – Walter, Roy, and Victor – pioneering labor organizers and social justice statesmen, and their remarkable leadership … Continue reading

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Feed your body and your mind at PACG’s First Annual Picnic

Progressive Action for the Common Good’s First Annual Picnic Tickets are now on sale!  (Bill Sherwood 563-271-0234)  Along with the usual picnic goodies, we will have a pie auction, music, and five exceptional speakers.  Place: Rock Island’s Sunset Park and … Continue reading

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New UNI president invites unions, faculty, students to cabinet

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — For the first time in recent history, University of Northern Iowa’s president has invited union, faculty and student leadership to join his cabinet. First-year President Bill Ruud has expanded his cabinet, one of the principal advisory … Continue reading

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Today in Labor History September 16

CD!     September 16: More than 43,000 oil workers strike in 20 states, part of the post-war strike wave (1945); A player lockout by the National Hockey League begins, leading to cancellation of what would have been the league’s … Continue reading

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