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text Federal Protective Service Building Security Agency's Workforce Plan Questioned Federal Protective Service FCGOA NEWS 2010-06-16 2:06 AM
The Federal Protective Service agency has an annual budget of roughly $1 billion, and employs 1,225 full-time workers and 15,000 contract security guards at more than 2,300 federal facilities nationwide (text/html)

text UGSOA PRESIDENT JAMES CARNEY JUMPS SHIP. FCGOA is Ready to Take The Helm UGSOA NEWS 2010-03-31 10:24 PM
Federal Contract Guards of America FCGOA President Guy James stated "FCGOA is ready and able to represent the many UGSOA Security Police Professionals who wish to leave the United Government Security Officers of America UGSOA to join our organization FCGOA" (text/html)

text Nuclear Power Plants Vulnerable to Attack, Former CIA Officer Says FCGOA Nuclear Security Officer News 2010-03-26 2:02 AM
One of the biggest problems is the fact that the union who presently represents these nuclear security officers the United Government Security Officers of America International Union UGSOA has failed to negotiate for better wages, benefits and a higher standard of training for these nuclear security officers stated FCGOA President Guy James. (text/html)

text FCGOA Pres calls For Tougher Background Checks After Terror Suspect Infiltrated Nuke Sites FCGOA Security Guard News 2010-03-14 5:18 PM
Guy James President of The International Union, Federal Contract Guards of America FCGOA, stated that “we must always be on the alert at nuclear facilities, federal buildings , airports and other high profile buildings where terrorist groups like Al-Qaida continue to target our infrastructure. The question we face each and everyday is not if a terrorist attack like 9/11 will happen again but when will it happen. That’s why our union FCGOA continues to call on our legislatures to strengthen stiffer background checks, better training standards and a higher standard of qualifications of all private security companies and security guards / security police professionals throughout the country”. (text/html)

text Use of Private Federal Contract Security Guards at Gov Buildings Comes Under Scrutiny. FCGOA Security Guard News 2010-03-13 6:52 PM
Guy James President of the International Union, Federal Contract Guards of America FCGOA disagrees. The problem is not that these contract guards need to be federalized, the problem is better training". "There really are no federal standards for security guards," said James. "These individuals should be trained at the federal level since they are the first line of defense against a terrorist attack, just like federal police officers," he said. (text/html)

text Youth Join Forces to Educate About Global Poverty paola Martinez 2009-11-18 6:33 PM
“Education – The Universal Bridge” was the theme for the 2009 walk. (text/plain)

text Over 300 Homeless People Expected to Participate: Informational Picketing @ Rivers Casino Rivers Casino News 2009-11-13 7:42 PM
Ed Fasulo, President and COO of Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh, Explain To Me, Your Customers, Your Workers and the Rest of the Pittsburgh Community on HOW The Workers at RIVERS CASINO Can Afford to Support Their Families on Poverty Wages Ranging From $8.00 to $9.50 Per Hour? (text/html)

text UGSOA May LOSE Over 850 Members as Their Members Revolt by the Hundreds UGSOA Member News 2009-11-12 9:41 PM
What's Going on at the United Government Security Officers of America UGSOA? Why are hundreds of UGSOA Members Filing Decertification Election Petitions to get rid of UGSOA in recent weeks? (text/html)

text Rivers Casino's Union Busting FEAR Tactics Rivers Casino Union Busting News 2009-11-11 7:15 PM
Did Rivers Casino Security Officers vote against unionization or did they Fall Victim to Jackson & Lewis Union-Busting FEAR and Intimidation Tactics? (text/html)

text UNION BUSTING Play Book: What Union Busters Don't Want YOU to See or Know! Union Busters EXPOSED 2009-10-30 4:00 PM
A Step by Step Union Busting Playbook on What UNION BUSTERS Do and How They Run UNION BUSTING Campaigns. (text/html)

text Phil Africa's Art! BE47 2009-08-18 3:35 AM
Video and website of innocent human rights activist and environmentalist Phil Africa. Phil and the other 7 surviving "MOVE 9" are imprisoned in Pennsylvania. They are now eligible for parole. (text/plain + 1 comment)

text toxic gas drilling must be banned Maria Ensign 2009-07-05 5:18 PM

text The Case for Arbitration in Labor Law Reform and The Employee Free Choice Act EFCA Employee Free Choice EFCAPrwire News 2009-06-16 4:58 PM
Labor law reform must ensure that workers who want to join a union are able to do so without facing endless delays from corporations seeking to deny them a voice in the workplace. (text/html)

text SPFPA Union Security Police Officer Shot at The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum SPFPA Security Guard Security Police News 2009-06-10 7:21 PM
The security police professionals working at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum are members of the International Union, Security, Police and Fire Professionals of America (SPFPA) The Largest Oldest and Fastest Growing 9 (b)(3) union in the world today. (text/html)

text SPECTER Either You Stand with Working People, or YOU stand with Greedy CEOs on EFCA Employee Free Choice EFCAPrwire News 2009-06-10 3:33 PM
Big banks and greedy corporations got our country into this mess," "Now they want to fire or harass employees who want to join a union." Senators Lincoln, Webb, Specter, Vitter, Pryor Either You Stand with Working People, or YOU stand with Greedy CEOs on The Employee Free Choice Act EFCA. Which Is It? (text/html)

text Employee Free Choice Act - Specter to labor: You'll like how I'll vote on EFCA Employee Free Choice EFCAPrwire News 2009-06-06 5:52 PM
Employee Free Choice Senator Specter Told a Crowd at a EFCA Rally "I believe you'll be satisfied with my vote on this EFCA issue," Specter said (text/html)

text Specter Staff Threatens to Trash Letters in Support of Employee Free Choice Pennsylvania Worker News 2009-04-20 8:30 PM
Hello? These are Pennsylvania residents whom the senator represents. This is the way you treat your constituents? (text/html)

text Open Letter to All Republican Senators on a Possible Employee Free Choice Act Compromise Employee Free Choice Act News 2009-04-20 5:52 PM
By using my dual-purpose membership card as a universal card instead of using the current language under the present S.560 bill, there is no question anymore as to whether or not the Employee Free Choice Act 2009 eliminates “Secret Ballot” elections. Under my proposal it would not. (text/html)

text Harvard Law School Professor Employee Free Choice Compromise Don't Work! Employee Free Choice Harvard Law School News 2009-04-16 9:07 PM
Professor Benjamin Sachs Harvard Law School on the Employee Free Choice Act: To address the labor-business impasse, I suggest two alternatives to card check and for changing the Employee Free Choice Act. (text/html)

text Joe The Horny Plumber Video to be Distributed at Anti-Employee Free Choice EFCA Tour EFCA/Prwire Americans for Prosperity 2009-03-27 9:29 PM
EFCA/Prwire Americans for Prosperity Breaking News: Labor Activists Plan to Play and Distribute Joe The Horny Plumber Videos at Anti-Employee Free Choice EFCA National Save My Ballot Tour in Pennsylvania Next Week. (text/html)

text Bob Barr on Pennsylvania Presidential Ballot Peace Voter 2008-09-16 12:16 PM
A Harrisburg judge, Johnny Butler, has ruled that Bob Barr will be on the Pennsylvania presidential ballot. McCain Palin operatives are trying to stop Barr's ballot inclusion. (text/plain)

text Doing Business in the Arabian Gulf Gabriel Sawma 2008-09-14 2:11 AM
The United States uses about one-quarter of the world’s total energy output, but have less than five percent of the world’s population. According to statistics of the US Dept. of Energy, 19.9% of crude oil products imports to the US, during January 2005, came from the Persian Gulf countries (Petroleum Supply Monthly). This article is written to make U.S. Businesses familiar with customs, traditions and laws governing business dealings with that region of the world. (text/plain)

image Irish Republican Seeks Normalized Status. Pol Brennan Support Group 2008-09-08 3:44 PM
Irish Republican Seeks Normalized Status.
Pól Brennan was born in 1953 in one of the poorest neighborhoods of Belfast, Northern Ireland. While growing up, he witnessed first-hand the sectarian bigotry that plagued the North of Ireland at the time. In 1972 when he was 19, like many of his friends and neighbors he became a civil rights activist. (image/jpeg)

text 27 Reasons To Dump Time Warner Free Air Waves 2008-06-12 4:06 PM
promotion of war, advertising of the pieces of murdered animals, destruction of habitat, pricegouging, cancellation of free tv, interference with municipal offersings of free internet etc. (text/plain)

image Northeastern Anarchist #13, Spring 2008 Out Now! NEFAC 2008-05-01 10:52 PM
 Northeastern Anarchist #13, Spring 2008 Out Now!
Workers at Sanitarios Maracay Fight for Dignity Cleveland Militant Labor in the 40s Vermont Communes in the 60s Public Sector Strike in South Africa The Ecological Challenge and more... (image/jpeg)

text Petition Opposing H.R. 1955/S. 1959 Cha-Cha Connor 2007-12-08 4:52 PM
Petition asking our U.S. Senate to refuse H.R. 1955/S. 1959 (text/plain)

text Nuclear Energy: The Answer is Blowing in the Wind Robert Dietrich II 2007-10-04 4:25 PM
This Essay looks at Nuclear Energy as the answer to our energy needs. It compares it to the green energy sources such as Wind And Solar energy. (text/plain)

text 911-2B: American Nightmare & Neocon Fantasy Captain Eric H. May 2007-08-19 4:37 AM
Captain Eric May, the Internet intelligence writer, gives an insightful geopolitical summary, giving full consideration to the prospect of a summer World War Three. He continues his investigative work on "Noble Resolve," the nuclear exercise centered on Portland. He examines a parallel, equally perilous incident in Texas City, Texas a year an a half ago, which nearly resulted in a nuclear false flag attack. (text/plain)

image “Days of Decision” – September 14 – 21 – A call for Nonviolent Direct Actions paul frazier 2007-08-05 2:49 PM
“Days of Decision” – September 14 – 21 – A call for Nonviolent Direct Actions
Declaration of Peace grassroots campaign calls for nonviolent direct actions at congressional offices, September 14-21, "Days of Decision" to defund the occupation and establish an Iraqi-led Peace Initiative (image/jpeg)

text 130th Anniversary of the 1877 Shamokin Uprising and the Great Railroad Strike The Yinsurrectionary Times 2007-07-25 2:18 PM
Thanks to YT reader Hal Smith, who wrote this article for the News Item of Shamokin, and was kind enough to point it out. (text/html)

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