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United Auto Workers members attend a solidarity rally as the UAW strikes the Big Three automakers on September 15, 2023 in Detroit, Michigan. Bill Pugliano/Getty Images hide caption

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UAW has a unique strike strategy. It keeps Detroit Big 3 automakers guessing

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People hold signs as members of SAG-AFTRA and Writers Guild of America East walk a picket line outside of the HBO/Amazon offices during the National Union Solidarity Day in New York City on Aug. 22, 2023. Labor unions have notched some big victories this year but organized labor still faces an uncertain future. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images hide caption

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4 things to know on Labor Day — from the Hot Labor Summer to the Hollywood strikes

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Alabama coal miners rally at a local ballpark in Brookwood. They've been on strike against Warrior Met Coal since April 1. Stephan Bisaha/Gulf States Newsroom hide caption

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Unions have enthusiasm, media spotlight. But membership numbers lag

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Workers from a Kellogg cereal plant picket along the main rail lines leading into the facility on Oct. 6 in Omaha, Neb. Workers have gone on strike after a breakdown in contract talks with company management. Grant Schulte/AP hide caption

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A two-tier wage system roiled the auto industry. Workers today say no way

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Indicators of the Week: strikes, prices, Black Friday deals

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Members of the 32BJ union participate in a "Strike for Black Lives" rally in New York City, one of the many demonstrations for racial and economic justice that took place across the U.S. on Monday. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images hide caption

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Graduate students marched on Kerr Hall, where the administration offices reside, to deliver their demands to the chancellor on Nov. 7. Watching in the foreground, with their backs to the camera, are Chancellor Cynthia Larive and Executive Vice Chancellor Lori Kletzer. Courtesy of University of California, Santa Cruz graduate students hide caption

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Jennifer Hanner, a first-year teacher from Harts, W.Va., holds a sign Thursday at the Capitol in Charleston. Teachers statewide went on strike Thursday over pay and benefits. John Raby/AP hide caption

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Picketers supporting independent truck drivers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach stand outside a container terminal. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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Picketing Truckers Raise Tensions At LA Port Amid Dockworker Talks

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In November 2004, the Grand Ole Opry came to Carnegie Hall. Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images hide caption

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All locked up: School buses sat idle this morning in the Jamaica section of New York City. Justin Lane/EPA /LANDOV hide caption

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