1199 Magazine

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Dec 18, 2019
2020 is an important election year. The President of the United States, the U.S. House of Representatives, one-third of the U.S. Senate, and…
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Dec 17, 2019
Florida nursing home workers at Avante at Boca Raton ratified a new contract in early November. The three-year agreement includes several…
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Dec 17, 2019
On October 22 in Orlando, FL, more than 30 1199ers gathered with members and representatives of the American Association of Retired Persons…
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Dec 17, 2019
Sir Isaac Newton said, “If I have seen further than others, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” And retired delegate Charles…
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Dec 16, 2019
Washington, D.C.’s Whitman-Walker Health is a community health provider specializing in LGBTQ+ and HIV care. The organization was founded in…
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Dec 16, 2019
“Reach out, before a shelter is your only option!” is the advice New York City has promoted to residents in crisis for the past five years.…
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Dec 13, 2019
Looking Back. Looking Ahead.
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Dec 13, 2019
Hundreds of 1199SEIU members picketed Northwell Health’s Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH) on Oct. 2 to push the healthcare…
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Dec 9, 2019
Members from around downstate New York gathered at a midtown Manhattan hotel on Nov. 1 for a day long discussion of best practices, labor…
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Dec 9, 2019
I don’t know about you but I’m tired of the media describing President Trump’s base as the white working class.

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