Unions and other supporters of striking workers rallied outside Verizon stores in the Twin Cities this week, part of a nationwide effort to back 39,000 Verizon workers who are on strike on the nation’s East Coast.
Caldwells, NJ - A protest in the Philippines turned into a harrowing armed confrontation, union representatives say. Watch videos of the encounter here.
A major labor dispute between Verizon and 39,000 workers nearly led to violence in the Philippines, where police and union officials faced off in the street.
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Striking Verizon workers were confronted by armed security and a police SWAT team after joining a call center protest in the Philippines.
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The nation's largest labor strike is now a month old - 39,000 Verizon Communications Inc. workers off the job from Massachusetts to Virginia since April 13 - and no new talks are scheduled. - Jane M. Von Bergen, Philadelphia Inquirer
Photos and videos show what union reps say are armed police and a SWAT team "intimidating" them in the Philippines