Labor

Assemblyman Peter Abbate Jr. following a committee meeting.
An interview with Peter Abbate Jr., chairman of the Assembly Committee on Governmental Employees.
Guns, cigarette and fossil fuels
Divesting from controversial companies or industries is not so simple.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and DC37 Announce Tentative Contract Agreement
NYC's director of labor relations on the police union, NYCHA workers and Janus v. AFSCME.
MTA Bus Driver in the driver's seat
The new MTA union could be a model for growth.
Gothamist rally
New owner WNYC grapples with a culture shift as union and management prepare for contract talks
Wayne Spence
Public-sector unions could have tough labor contract talks in coming years.
A modern newsroom
Some writers choose to organize, while others create work wherever they go.
Low-income New Yorkers are unaware of programs protecting workers’ rights
Garbage men in new york city
Private haulers collect the commercial trash at breakneck speeds with few protections for workers.
Labor leaders face down Janus ruling
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