Airbus workers protest against job cuts

2020-07-08

  Reuters. Airbus logo at the entrance to the Airbus facilities in Bouguenais TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) – Workers at Airbus (PA:) began a brief strike Wednesday to protest plans to cut 15,000 jobs in response to the coronavirus crisis, which has reduced demand for jets as airlines face a dropRead More →

Why automation could disproportionately hurt black workers

2019-10-07

The future of work looks even bleaker for African-American workers, a new report suggests. Black Americans are poised to be disproportionately impacted by automation, according to research released this month by McKinsey & Co., with the possibility of some 132,000 African-American jobs being displaced as a result of automation byRead More →

GM-UAW contract talks focus on temp workers By Reuters

2019-09-23

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: UAW workers strike at the Bowling Green facility (Reuters) – The use of temporary workers is a key bargaining issue in negotiations between General Motors Co (NYSE:) and the striking United Auto Workers union over a new four-year contract. Details of their proposals have not beenRead More →