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In the Wake of Resounding Pittsburgh Victory, Penn Center East Starbucks Store Files for Union Election

April 14, 2022

Today, on the heels of Bloomfield’s unanimous vote to become the first unionized Starbucks in Pennsylvania, the partners at store #7284, Penn Center East, have filed for a union election with the National Labor Relations Board.

In the Wake of Resounding Pittsburgh Victory, Penn Center East Starbucks Store Files for Union Election

Bloomfield Starbucks Partners Win First Unionized Starbucks In Pennsylvania

April 13, 2022

April 13th the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) counted the mail-in ballots for the Bloomfield Starbucks store on Liberty Avenue, resulting in a unanimous victory.

Bloomfield Starbucks Partners Win First Unionized Starbucks In Pennsylvania

Southside East Carson St. and Northbound McKnight Rd. Starbucks Stores File for Union Election

April 4, 2022

Today, the Starbucks partners at Pittsburgh stores #65815 (McKnight Rd.) and #793 (East Carson St.) added their names to the list of Starbucks locations in Pittsburgh who have gone public to demand a safer, more democratic workplace and file for a union election with the National Labor Relations Board.

Southside East Carson St. and Northbound McKnight Rd. Starbucks Stores File for Union Election

Market Square and Craig Street Starbucks Stores File for Union Election

March 23, 2022

Today, two more Starbucks locations in Pittsburgh went public to demand a safer, more democratic workplace and file for a union election with the National Labor Relations Board.

Market Square and Craig Street Starbucks Stores File for Union Election

Second Pittsburgh Starbucks Files for Union Election, Calling on Company to Prioritize Partner-Corporate Collaboration

March 4, 2022

Today, the partners at the Amos Hall Starbucks became the second Starbucks store in Pittsburgh to go public with their demands for a safer, more democratic workplace.

Second Pittsburgh Starbucks Files for Union Election, Calling on Company to Prioritize Partner-Corporate Collaboration

Some Kutztown University food-services workers are trying to set the table for unionization. They claim their employer won’t let them

February 23, 2022

Dining services workers at Kutztown University who have been trying to unionize for months will hold a rally Thursday to publicly state their case.

Some Kutztown University food-services workers are trying to set the table for unionization. They claim their employer won’t let them

Pittsburgh Starbucks Launches Union Campaign, Denouncing Company’s Union-Busting

February 11, 2022

Today, driven by outrage over Starbucks’ blatant union busting display in Memphis and their hope for a safer, more democratic workplace, workers at a Starbucks in the Bloomfield neighborhood filed for a union election with the National Labor Relations Board.

Pittsburgh Starbucks Launches Union Campaign, Denouncing Company’s Union-Busting

Kutztown Update | Working at a College During COVID Has Sucked

February 2, 2022

At Kutztown University in eastern Pennsylvania, dining workers employed by foodservice contracting giant Aramark launched a public effort last fall to form a union affiliated with the Pennsylvania Joint Board of Workers, an SEIU affiliate. Pro-union dining services workers told Discourse Blog they’re short-staffed, paid too little, and not given enough opportunities to use the paid time off they’ve accrued.

Kutztown Update | Working at a College During COVID Has Sucked

SEIU PA State Council Endorses Summer Lee For Congress!

February 2, 2022

SEIU Pennsylvania State Council endorses Summer Lee for Congress.

SEIU PA State Council Endorses Summer Lee For Congress!

SEIU PA State Council Endorses Austin Davis For Lt. Gov

January 25, 2022

The Pennsylvania SEIU State Council – made up of four local SEIU unions – announced their endorsement of State Representative Austin Davis for Lieutenant Governor

SEIU PA State Council Endorses Austin Davis For Lt. Gov

SEIU Unanimously Endorses Malcolm Kenyatta for U.S. Senate

January 19, 2022

Today, SEIU hosted a press conference to announce the unanimous endorsement of Malcolm Kenyatta for the US Senate.

SEIU Unanimously Endorses Malcolm Kenyatta for U.S. Senate

Starbucks workers at a Buffalo store unionize in a big symbolic win for labor.

December 10, 2021

Employees at a Buffalo-area Starbucks store voted to form a union, making it only one of the nearly 9,000 company-owned stores in the United States to be organized

Starbucks workers at a Buffalo store unionize in a big symbolic win for labor.

Canada Goose workers vote to unionize in Winnipeg

December 3, 2021

Workers at three plants owned by Canada Goose in Winnipeg, Manitoba, have voted overwhelmingly to unionize

Canada Goose workers vote to unionize in Winnipeg

Kutztown U. food service workers rally to join union

December 3, 2021

Kutztown University dining workers are demanding that Aramark institute a fair process for recognizing their union

Kutztown U. food service workers rally to join union