The only unionized restaurant workers in Manhattan’s Chinatown rally to save their jobs at the famous dim sum eatery Jing Fong and demand an end to gentrification. Workers at Floyd County Productions, Georgia’s largest animation studio, request formal recognition for their union.
Software engineer and member of the Floyd County Productions Guild Jen Garcia speaks with BT on this effort. President Biden announces his support for the Amazon union. Where workers’ stories are front and center: this is On the Picket Line with Monica Cruz.
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