Stories by Bruce Vail

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Posted on: Jul 29, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Nevada is the 11th state to enact password protection legislation designed to ensure online privacy for workers.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2013, Source: In These Times

The U.S. Supreme Court will soon review a case on “neutrality” agreements in union campaigns, which could make organizing more difficult.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2012, Source: In These Times

A grocery store chain threatened to fire workers for talking about their jobs on Facebook and Twitter--but the workers took their fight to the NLRB, and won.

Posted on: May 14, 2012, Source: In These Times

A judge allows the company to cancel its union contracts; on the same day, the Twinkie-maker sends lay-off notices to all 18,500 workers.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2012, Source: In These Times

As families of dead miners mark the second anniversary of the Upper Big Branch Mine disaster, there is little consolation in the way of improved safety laws or reforms.