Topic: Unions

New Book Explores Union Communication Through Lens of Boeing Labor Unrest

Dec. 22, 2011

Small groups of workers can use communication tactics to agitate for democracy, transparency and fighting spirit within their unions, according to the new book "We ARE the Union: Democratic Unionism and Dissent at Boeing" (University of Illinois Press, 2011) by Dana Cloud, associate professor of communication at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Professor Julius Getman's New Book Chosen as Best on Union Organizing by AFL-CIO

June 25, 2010

University of Texas Law Professor Julius G. Getman's new book, "Restoring the Power of Unions: It Takes a Movement," has been chosen as the best book on labor organizing in the private sector by Union Privilege, the member benefits arm of the AFL-CIO.

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César Chávez statue

Nov. 15, 2007

All corners of the community come together for the unveiling of a new campus statue, commemorating the life of César Estrada Chávez for his tireless efforts to advance labor conditions and civil rights.

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