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Federal Government Seeks Immediate Court Action to End Memphis Lockout

Posted by BCTGM - April 5, 2014 - Kellogg's Lockout, National Labor Relations, Press

Kensington, MD, April 5, 2014 – In yet another major development regarding the Kellogg Company’s illegal lockout of its Memphis, Tenn. workforce, the five-member National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) headquartered in Washington, D.C. unanimously authorized on April 4th its lawyers to seek an immediate injunction in U.S. Federal Court against the company for its part in [...]

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U.S. Government Charges Kellogg With Serious Violations of Federal Law

Posted by BCTGM - March 27, 2014 - Kellogg's Lockout, Labor News, National Labor Relations, Press

Kensington, MD, March 27, 2014 – Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union (BCTGM) issued the following statement in response to the March 27 complaint issued by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) against the Kellogg Company: Earlier today, the U.S. government charged the Kellogg Company with multiple and serious violations of federal law stemming from its [...]

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(VIDEO) Kellogg Greed: The Destruction of Middle Class Jobs around the World

Posted by BCTGM - March 18, 2014 - BCTGM-Made, Corporate Greed, Jobs, Kellogg's Lockout, Local Union News, Solidarity, Video KelloggGreed.com

A series of videos were launched today to tell the story of the actions Kellogg is taking against its workers around the globe. While the CEO of The Kellogg Company, John Bryant, gets a pay raise of $8 million and investors get rich with increasing dividend payments and share buybacks, thousands of Kellogg employees and [...]

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The President’s Report: Fighting Today to Protect our Future

Posted by BCTGM - March 13, 2014 - 2014 Convention, American Crystal Sugar, Kellogg's Lockout, President's Report, Solidarity

“The opposition from employers and their strong political representatives seems sharp and constant, and in the face of these, it is our declared purpose to maintain our unity and solidarity.”   – From the Declaration of Principles, BCTGM Constitution   Looking at these words from the BCTGM’s Declaration of Principles, it is as if those [...]

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U.S. Senators Call on Kellogg to End Memphis Lockout

Posted by BCTGM - March 7, 2014 - Jobs, Kellogg's Lockout US Senators Letter to Kelloggs

Five powerful and highly-respected United States Senators have asked the Kellogg Company to “act swiftly to find a fair agreement” and end its nearly five-month lockout of more than 220 workers at its Memphis, Tenn. cereal production facility. In a March 6 letter to Kellogg CEO John Bryant, Senators Sherrod Brown (Ohio), Robert Casey, Jr. [...]

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