Web Guides

Labor News Sources on the Web

California Public Employee Relations (CPER)
http://cper.berkeley.edu/
CPER magazine is a bimonthly publication that provides up-to-date, non-adversarial information to those involved in employer-employee relations in California's public sector.

Gangbox; Construction Workers News Service
http://gangboxnews.blogspot.com/
A news service for rank and file construction workers.

Google Alternative Media

http://www.google.com/Top/News/Alternative/
As a metasearch engine, Google is second to none. However, its subject categories are also very effective tools for locating Internet resources.

Google Labor Movement News
http://www.google.com/Top/Society/Work/Labor_Movement/News/
Quick links to labor news on the Web.

Hard Hat News
www.hardhat.com
Independent publication devoted to construction workers.

Labor Educator
www.laboreducator.org
Labor Educator reports widely on issues facing organized labor, including helpful links to related sites.

Labornet
www.labornet.org
Labornet offers a series of guides to news on the Web, along with other topics.

Labor Notes
www.labornotes.org/
Activist trade union newspaper advocating grassroots democracy within and radicalization of the trade union movement in the United States.

Labor Union News
http://union-organizing.com/labor-news.html
Provides current and late-breaking news about labor, unions, and organizing. Includes national and international news.

LabourStart
www.labourstart.org
Resources and news for trade unionists.

New Work News
www.newwork.com/
Published by a labor activist, New Work News covers issues of interest to unionists and political activists, with an emphasis on opinion.

SF Bay Area Labor Newswire
www.indybay.org/labor/
The San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center's coverage of local labor actions and issues.

The Los Angeles Times
www.latimes.com/
Labor has emerged as a major political force in the life and politics of the Los Angeles area, and the Los Angeles Times follows labor news closely.

The New York Times
www.nytimes.com/
America's newspaper of record has a long history of high quality coverage of labor issues, particularly where they intersect with commercial interests.

The San Jose Mercury News
www.mercurynews.com
The Mercury News carries detailed coverage on labor issues in the Silicon Valley area.

The Washington Post
www.washingtonpost.com/
The Washington Post's coverage of federal politics and regional news for the Mid-Atlantic is an important resource for labor news, particularly with respect to federal news.

Unionism.com
www.unionism.com/unstfram.html
Unionism is hosted by a labor activist and features extensive coverage of labor issues from the perspective of workers and unions.

Union Friendly

www.unionfriendly.com
Features union news, links, boycotts, strikes, apprentice programs, union travel, shopping and other resources for trade unionists in North America.

Union Privilege

www.unionpriv.org/
Online newsletter covers topics of interest to union members and presents the benefits of union membership.

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