How Postal Workers Removed The Staples

By Jamie Partridge, -

By Jamie Partridge for The Socialist Worker - "WE WON! The U.S. Postal Service and Staples deal is over!" proclaimed the headline on the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) website. A three-year [...]

Victory: U.S. Postal Service Halting Retail Sales At Staples Stores

By Joe Davidson, -

By Joe Davidson for The Washington Post - But now, that program has been sentenced to death and it is postal labor leaders who are rejoicing. They cheer the demise of a program that had been the [...]

This Is What It’s Like To Sit Through An Anti-Union Meeting At Work

By Dave Jamieson, -

One day last fall, employees of Iron Mountain, a Boston-based records management company, were subjected to what union organizers like to call a captive audience meeting. Employers hold these [...]

Staples Misled Public On Postal Service Deal

By Undernews, -

American Postal Workers - The announcement by Staples yesterday, indicating it is terminating its no-bid deal with the U.S. Postal Service and replacing it with an “approved shipper” program, [...]

Tent City Is Up At Staples!

By Occupy Oakland, -

The protest at Staples took on new dimensions today at 5:00 PM in the shape of small, but Occupyable tents between the sidewalk and the Staples parking lot in Berkeley on Durant between Shattuck [...]

Victory For Postal Workers As Staples Drops Postal Plan

By Michelle Sturman, -

The company said that it would discontinue the pilot programme – which was announced last November – in the coming weeks and instead would become an ‘approved shipper’ for the US Postal Service [...]