Labor Shortage Leaves Union Workers Feeling More Emboldened

By Ben Finley And Tom Krisher, Portside. -

When negotiations failed to produce a new contract at a Volvo plant in Virginia this spring, its 2,900 workers went on strike. The company soon dangled what looked like a tempting offer — at [...]

Mack And Ford Workers Call For Joint Action To Back Volvo Trucks Strikers

By Jerry White and George Marlowe, World Socialist Web Site. -

Aware of the anger over handling scab parts and growing sentiment for collective action in solidarity with the NRV strikers, UAW 677 posted a notice Monday, which read: “As the NRV strike [...]

Volvo Truck Workers In Virginia Return To The Picket Lines

By David North, WSWS. -

Following Sunday’s massive repudiation of the second sellout contract negotiated by the pro-corporate United Auto Workers, 3,000 workers at the Volvo Truck North America’s New River Valley Plant [...]