Labor Pains: Because Being in a Union can be Painful

Archive: Dec 2018

  • Labor Racket Weekly: UAW Edition

    Posted on Dec 21, 2018 by LaborPains.org Team

    This holiday season instead of presents, the Michigan court system is handing out jail time. The below court sentences are the result of a corruption probe into the United Auto Workers (UAW) and their relationship with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). The investigation revealed a scandal that went all the way to the top. Here’s a […]

  • Grinch-Themed Parody Highlights How Union Deals Keep Subway Dirty, Delayed

    Posted on Dec 11, 2018 by LaborPains.org Team

    New Yorkers wishing for a working subway system this Christmas are going to be sorely disappointed. With Gary “The Grinch” LaBarbera and his unions keeping construction costs high, it looks like chronic delays and lagging repairs are all that’s in store for commuters this holiday season. Subway Scam recently released a new video that holds […]

  • Joint-Employer Rule Makes Headway at the NLRB

    Posted on Dec 04, 2018 by LaborPains.org Team

    The battle to overturn an Obama-era labor rule is still underway. Luckily, it looks like the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) might have overcome their final obstacle. The Board was initially able to reinstate the definition of joint-employer status through a decision they handed down in 2017. However, the Inspector General determined that their decision couldn’t stand. The reasoning? […]