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  1. Tesla Denies Claims That It Tried To Block Unionizing EffortRead the original story

    15 hrs ago |

    Tesla Inc. is denying claims that it threatened to fire pro-union workers at its Fremont, California, factory and tried to prevent them from passing out union literature. The National Labor Relations Board filed a complaint against Tesla earlier this month, citing multiple incidents in which Tesla security guards allegedly refused to let off-duty employees hand out leaflets about the United Auto Workers union near the doors of the company's factory.


  2. UAW Defiant In Mississippi Loss As Union Opponents CelebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 |

    Supporters of the United Auto Workers say they're not giving up their fight to unionize a Nissan auto assembly plant in Mississippi after a stinging defeat, even as UAW opponents say Friday's loss proves workers don't want the union. More than 62 percent of workers voting in a two-day election at Nissan Motor Co.'


  3. Nissan Workers Reject United Auto Workers In MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 |

    Workers at a Nissan assembly plant in Mississippi have voted against forming a union, adding to decades of futility by United Auto Workers organizers at foreign-owned auto plants in the American South. Representatives of Nissan Motor Co.


  4. Workers At Mississippi Nissan Plant Casting Ballots On UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 |

    Workers at a Nissan auto assembly plant in Mississippi are voting on whether they want the United Auto Workers union to bargain for them. Voting among roughly 3,700 production workers at Nissan Motor Co.'


  5. Fiat Chrysler Scandal Could Affect Unionization Vote At Miss. Nissan PlantRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 |

    Recent revelations of a scheme involving the United Auto Workers could threaten its years-long attempts to unionize an auto plant in the southern U.S. The Detroit News reports that Nissan highlighted articles and made presentations to workers at its Canton, Miss., plant about last week's indictments of Monica Morgan-Holiefield and Alphons Iacobelli. Workers at the central Mississippi factory will vote Thursday and Friday about whether to form a UAW chapter at the facility.


  6. Union Files For Vote By Workers At Mississippi Nissan PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 |

    The United Auto Workers filed petitions Monday to force a unionization election at a Nissan plant in Mississippi after a yearslong campaign to build support in a region typically unwelcoming to organized labor. The UAW declined comment but has scheduled an event Tuesday at its office near the plant in Canton, just north of Jackson.


  7. Protests Across Southern US Highlight Safety, Union Issues At Nissan FactoryRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 |

    Protesters planned rallies at Nissan dealerships in cities across the southern U.S. amid criticism of working conditions at its Mississippi auto plant. The Tennessean reported that dozens of protesters convened near a Nashville dealership Thursday and that similar protests were scheduled over the weekend in Atlanta, New Orleans, Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh, N.C., and Birmingham, Ala.


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