Hollywood Strike Write Now

Hollywood Strike Write Now

A Hollywood strike is underway, the first in 15 years, as the Writers Guild of America leave their desks for the picket lines. According to the 11,500 members of the WGA, the streaming boom has hit their industry hard. Pay has not kept up with profits, and networks...
Guggenheim Employees Unionize

Guggenheim Employees Unionize

Guggenheim Museum workers are now officially part of the Local 30 of the International Union of Operating Engineers, as of a 57-20 vote that took place Thursday evening. The decision came after employees complained about being paid substantially lower wages than those...
Security Staff at Seattle’s Frye Art Museum Form Union

Security Staff at Seattle’s Frye Art Museum Form Union

Low wages and poor benefits have inspired security guards at Seattle’s Frye Art Museum to form their own union. Underpaid employees say they’ve gone to extreme lengths to keep up with the city’s high cost of living—including sleeping on friends’ couches and putting...
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