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Another Organizing Victory in the South: Georgia’s Nestlé Workers Vote to Join RWDSU
Contrary to many claims by pundits, amateur or professional, working people are showing, more and more, that they do want to organize their workplaces in the South. The latest victory comes from McDonough, Georgia, where employees at Nestlé’s logistics and shipping center voted to be represented by the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU).
Why I Chose a Union Voice at Thrillist
In a job where the product is instant, ephemeral, subject to the whims of a Facebook or Google algorithm, unionizing offered us a chance to create a lasting structure to secure benefits that easily fall by the wayside in an industry that, as we saw, makes money.
How Unions Help Women Workers
… the new york times culinary worker brittany bronson talks not only about the benefits joining her union but also about the opportunities being part unionized workforce offer women particularly women who have long careers … benefits that cocktail servers and hotel workers other states can only dream beyond better wages and health care packages union members are ensured set schedules and their first choice coveted shifts based seniority why there are many lifers industry the top our cocktailing matriarchy was woman who had joined the union 1973 although the stereotype cocktail server young provocatively dressed woman you visit unionized casino friday night …