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Trump’s Pittsburgh Speech Was a Paying Gig for Audience

Thousands of union workers at a multibillion-dollar petrochemical plant being built outside Pittsburgh were given the…

Hong Kong General Strike Disrupts Subways and Leads to Canceled Flights

HONG KONG — Hong Kong braced for a long day of protests Monday as the antigovernment…

House Democrats Move to Knock Out a Key Piece of Obamacare

WASHINGTON — The Affordable Care Act is likely to suffer a serious legislative blow on Wednesday,…

5 Ways John Paul Stevens Made a Mark on the Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — Justice John Paul Stevens, who died on Tuesday at 99, served for almost 35…

Trump’s New Top Labor Official Is Expected to Advance an Anti-Labor Agenda

Congressional Republicans, members of their staffs and conservative activists regularly flew first class to Saipan, an…

Union Challenge of Trump Executive Orders Rejected by Federal Court

A federal appeals court on Tuesday dealt unions a setback in their legal fight against executive…

Tony Clark’s Second Chance

When Tony Clark turned 30 years old, he was coming off an All-Star season and earning…

Employee Activism Is Alive in Tech. It Stops Short of Organizing Unions.

SAN FRANCISCO — In February, about a dozen employees at a small technology company called NPM…

Mexico’s Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back.

GUADALUPE, Mexico — As an election to choose a union at a Mexican tire plant began…

One of the First Outside Spending Pushes for 2020 Goes for Bill de Blasio

A hotel union in New York is readying one of the first outside spending campaigns of…

M.L.B. and Players’ Union Set to Begin Early Labor Talks

Top officials from Major League Baseball and the M.L.B. Players’ Association met at the league office…

Pelosi Slow-Walks Trump’s New Nafta Deal

Speaker Nancy Pelosi is resisting pressure from the Trump administration to quickly approve an updated North…

Southwest Airlines Mechanics Approve Contract, Ending Long Impasse

The union representing about 2,500 Southwest Airlines mechanics voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to ratify a new…

Polish Teachers End Strike to Allow Exams but Tell Government It’s Not Over

WARSAW — When Poland’s teachers went on strike three weeks ago, bringing the nation’s school system…

Where Prisoners Can Lock Their Cells for Privacy, and Guards Are Told to Knock

LONDON — For two years, inmates at a prison in Wales have been allowed to lock…