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Black Workers Could Save Dying Unions

J. Weston Phippen, THE NATIONAL JOURNAL   (The National Journal) — As the country added 280,000 jobs in May, unemployment remained unchanged this month, though it was down almost a full point since last year. Overall, black workers had seen consecutive months of falling unemployment, Read More

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Rate of Union Membership Greater for Blacks

  [NNPA NEWS WIRE SERVICE] By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Black workers are 19 percent more likely to join unions than non-Black workers, according to a recent study. The study titled, “Blacks in Unions: 2012,” published by the Center for Labor Read More