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 »