New York City Central Labor Council

  • Columns

    December 22, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Protestors Tell Wal-Mart to "FUHGEDDABOUD" Coming to NYC

    ​Protesters of all kinds gathered at City Hall today against the prospect of Wal-Mart parking its corporate, labor-discriminating ass in the city. A Wal-Mart in New York City? "Fuhgeddaboudit!" they proclaimed.

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    6-Days-After-Labor Day Parade Planned

    With all the attention going to yesterday's West Indian American Day Parade, you might have wondered: what about the Labor Day Parade? That's not till next Saturday, says its controlling organization, the New York City Central Labor Council. It will run up Fifth Avenue from 44th to 72nd Street. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2008

    NYCLU to Host Real ID Act Forum

    The New York Civil Liberties Union will host a forum Thursday on President Bush's controversial Real ID Act, which would establish a national ID card that, according to the NYCLU, "will become an internal passport for Americans and part of everyday life—a way to keep track of your movements, your ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2007

    Congestion Pricing Panel Named

    According to a press release from Mayor Bloomberg's office, the 17-member congestion pricing panel —3 appointees each from Bloomberg, Governor Spitzer, the City Council, Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, and one each from the Senate Minority Leader Malcolm Smith a ... More >>

  • News

    December 19, 2006
  • News

    December 12, 2006

    The Sinner Within

    How Brian McLaughlin betrayed the labor movement and conned us all

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2005

    Pro-Union Council Gives Labor Their Bill

    With organized labor pushing hard for the legislation, the city council voted today in favor of a bill narrowing restrictions on labor unions' contributions to political candidates. Passage of the bill marks the first time in the 17-year history of the city's Campaign Finance Board that a rule has b ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    December 30, 2003
  • News

    August 1, 2000

    Chasing the Rat

    A Wealthy Union’s Tactics Infuriate Its Rivals

  • News

    May 9, 2000