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A landmark moment for the labor movement
Apr 22, 2024

A landmark moment for the labor movement

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The United Auto Workers union saw a landslide victory at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee. What comes next?

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A win after years of failed organizing efforts

For the first time, autoworkers at a foreign-owned plant in a Southern state have voted to unionize. It was a landslide victory for the United Auto Workers at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Salvadoran janitors fight for better wages, supporting families here and abroad

Apr 22, 2024
Immigrants from El Salvador clustered in major cities often work demanding, low-paying jobs that are hard to fill — like janitors.
Nuria Gomez de Gonzalez from El Salvador marches in downtown Houston for better wages and hours for local janitors like her.
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Leanna Byrne Host, BBC
Kelly Silvera Executive Producer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer
Ariana Rosas Producer
Dylan Miettinen Digital Producer
Jesson Duller Media Producer
Nic Perez Director/Producer
James Graham Producer, BBC
Jo Critcher Producer, BBC
Naomi Rainey Producer, BBC
Lis Mahy Producer, BBC