Workers Refuse To Return To Work After COVID Cases Hit Plant

By Paul A. Eisenstein, The Detroit Bureau. -

Just two days after reopening its U.S. and Canadian plants – and a day before hosting a visit by President Donald Trump – Ford briefly was forced to shutter two assembly lines when multiple [...]

Migrants Lead Struggle As ‘Reopening’ Fuels Resistance

By Sue Davis, Workers.org. -

Ford Motors CEO Jim Farley said during a recent conference call, “The auto industry is [the U.S.] economic engine. Restarting the entire auto ecosystem is how we restart the economy.” (New York [...]

Drive To Reopen Auto Plants Threatens Thousands Of Lives

By Shannon Jones, WSWS. -

“I think the bottom line is the politicians and companies don’t care and made a decision to get auto manufacturing going again. While the union is just playing their part and preaching safety [...]