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The Power of Organizing: Congratulations to Brooklyn’s Cablevision Workers & CWA

Yesterday, after 37 months, the 262 workers at Cablevision sites in Brooklyn were finally offered a fair contract by Cablevision (aka Optimum, owned by Jim Dolan, who also owns Madison Square Garden, and the Knicks). 

Back in 2012, these workers had the courage to form a union, as part of the Communications Workers of America (CWA). Like the other 15,000 Cablevision workers in the region, they knew the company was treating them unfairly – low poor, poor health benefits, and rotten treatment. Unlike the other 15,000, they had the courage to do something about it. Read more »