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RETIREE MEETING, NOVEMBER 14

Monday 11:00 am
American Legion Post 15
Decatur, AL Hwy 31

Retiree Meeting Local 2195

Monday Oct. 10, 2022 11:00 am

American Legion Post 15 Hwy 31 Decatur, AL

August 20, 2022

September UAW Local 2195 Retiree Meeting
September 12, Monday 11:00 am
Post 15 American Legion Post Decatur, AL

Town Hall Shows Unity, Community Support

James Martin is on temporary total disability because of the time he spent working at the Fuyao Glass plant in Moraine, Ohio. He suffers from diminished lung capacity that, according to his doctor, was caused by working with isocyanate glues and primers, powerful chemicals which are known to cause asthma and other breathing problems.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. AP — The National Labor Relations Board has filed another unfair labor practices complaint against Volkswagen for hiking health insurance premiums and changing working hours of employees who voted for union representation at the German automaker's only U.S. plant.

On a spring Saturday on May 1, 1886, workers at 13,000 businesses across America took a stand against dangerous work and low wages, and for an eight-hour workday. An estimated 300,000 to a half million workers, many of them immigrants, rallied and paraded through city centers in a general strike to demand an end to unsafe factory jobs with high death rates and little pay while corporations raked in booming profits. They also were encouraged by the growing labor movement and populist politics sweeping the nation as immigrants poured into the U.S.