Category Archives: Foreign Policy & International Affairs

USW Asks South Korean Government to Stand Up for U.S. Workers' Rights

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The United Steelworkers (USW) union has sent a letter from USW International President Leo W. Gerard to South Korean President Moon Jae-in raising concerns about Korean-based tire maker Kumho’s union-busting actions toward its workers in… Source: PRNewsWire-HR

Teamsters Urge NAFTA Negotiators To Address Labor, Trucking

OTTAWA, Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ —  The following is a joint statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa and Teamsters Canada President François Laporte in response to the end of round three of NAFTA renegotiations here on Wednesday. “Teamsters sent a strong an… Source: PRNewsWire-HR

Global Leaders Headline ILA Conference in Brussels

SILVER SPRING, Md. and BRUSSELS, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Herman Van Rompuy, Former Prime Minister of Belgium (2008-2009) and the first fulltime President of the European Council (2009-2014), and General (Retired) David H. Petraeus, former director of the CIA (2011-2012), have joined… Source: