Bernie Sanders Addresses APWU Conference Check Out the Video!Bernie Sanders Addresses APWU Conference. Posted by APWU – The American Postal Workers Union on Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Actor- activist Danny Glover champions the need for a vibrant public Postal Service and asks the public to join with him in A Grand Alliance to save it.
\Postal workers with the NY Metro Area Postal Union walked from their union offices to Staples on 35th Street Avenue to deliver protest letters to Staples management indicating they aren’t happy with the stationary store hiring what they say are low-wage, non-union workers to work in the stores’ postal units.
The entire panel of Forbes on Fox came out in favor of privatizing the U.S. Postal Service recently. The only dissent was that we’re not “ready quite yet.” Nobody pointed out – or seemed to care – that the Postal Service is extremely popular among Americans.
In an impassioned speech before more than 1,000 union members on Nov. 7, 2013, newly elected president of the American Postal Workers Union, Mark Dimondstein, issued a call for a "grand alliance" to save the USPS as a public postal service and to protect postal jobs.
On Saturday, September 21, there was a "Day of Action to Save the Post Office" in the Bronx, New York. The event began with an "Emergency Meeting to Save the Post Office" at the Lincoln Hospital Auditorium, 234 East 149th Street. Among the speakers were Jacquelyn McCormick of the National Post Office Collaborate; Congressman Jose E. Serrano; Jonathan Smith, … Read More
On Saturday, September 28th, 2013, investigative reporter Peter Byrne addressed a rally to save the Berkeley Post Office and fight back against the privatization of our commons. Byrne recently published the e-book (soon to available in print!) Going Postal: U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein’s husband sells post offices to his friends, cheap.”. Excerpts from the book were published in a recent East … Read More
Berkeley sings to save its historic post office. For more information, go to the You-tube page description.
Filmed in Portland Oregon on March 17th The first hour of the video is the speeches and rally at Pioneer Square. The last 30 minutes of this video …is the march to the main Post Office in downtown Portland Oregon. The following information was copied from the Facebook event page: SAVE AMERICA'S POSTAL SERVICE — Save 6-Day and Door-to-Door … Read More
NEW YORK — March 24, 2013. Labor leaders, community activists, and politicians stood together outside Manhattan's Farley post office to protest planned closures of neighborhood post offices, the end of six day mail delivery, and layoffs of postal workers. The speakers, in order of appearance, are: · Charlie Heege, President Branch 36 National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) · Mario Cilento, President … Read More
Save Postal Service, 3-17-13 from Peter Parks on Vimeo.
Published on Feb 16, 2013 Update on the attempted privatization of the US Post Office. Guest is Portland Oregon retired letter carrier Jamie Partridge. Jamie addresses the fraudulent ongoing corporate spin portraying the Post Office as losing money due to email and the internet. Besides losing Saturday deliveries,the Post Master General is seeking to close many processing plants which would … Read More