The Latest

Kellogg Locked Out Workers to Cut Costs, Paid CEO $8 Million

Posted by BCTGM - April 21, 2014 - AFL-CIO, Corporate Greed, Kellogg's Lockout Kevin_AFL BLOG

According to the 2014 AFL-CIO Executive PayWatch, released April 15, it’s 331 times better to be a CEO than an average worker. All you need to do is ask BCTGM Local 252G President Kevin Bradshaw, who along with more than 220 other union workers, has been locked out of the Kellogg cereal plant in Memphis, Tenn. [...]

Read More

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 [...]

Read More

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 [...]

Read More

(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

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 [...]

Read More

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 [...]

Read More