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CWA Local 6222 Vice President Belinda Aguilar, an AT&T Mobility worker, explained how hedge fund Elliott Management's attack on AT&T has led to more outsourcing of good retail jobs to non-union authorized dealers.
"I'm ecstatic at this settlement, it's a huge win for me and all contract employees at Google and other Alphabet companies," said Shannon Wait, a member of CWA Local 1400's Alphabet Workers Union (AWU). "It's far too easy for contractors like Modis to make us believe that we aren't allowed to publicly discuss our working conditions or join unions, and Alphabet and Google turn a blind eye to this gaslighting. Now, because I had the support of my union to call them out on it, they'll be forced to inform us all of our rights."
Under Democratic leadership, FCC faces renewed calls from NATOA, CWA, and local officials to put power back in the hands of local governments.
As the troubling Verizon-FairPoint deal awaits a final decision by New Hampshire and Vermont regulators, the fate of fiber optic networks in northern New England hangs in the balance.
The Silicon Valley is calling for action on a national high speed Interent policy
Earthquakes near Taiwan a few days ago are being blamed for "massive telecommunications disruption" throughout Asia.
Although download speeds vary significantly, upload speeds are almost universally terrible.
Whole sections of a city, county or state may only have marginal access but be considered as `broadband accessible.'
Earlier this month, our Japanese comrades in Union Network International provided us with a thorough overview of high-speed networks in Japan.
California Broadband Task Force member Charles Giancarlo speaks out about the importance of a high speed internet policy.
A few days ago, the State of California took an important step forward for millions of Americans who lack access to the communication infrastructure of the 21st century