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Current: Hip Hop Stars Team up With New Labor!

Follow TheCruu!by Larry, founder of UnionBase.org, was invited to speak at the Young Gets It Done Concert in Florida … Here’s what he learned.

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Why Developers Should Organize Themselves

Web developers are often overworked and exploited and thus burn out very quickly.

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What Is A Union?

Follow TheCruu!by What a union is explained in less than two minutes.

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Labor and Visual Effects

Follow TheCruu!by   Q1: What do the Teamsters and SEIU have in common with the Academy Award winning film “Life of Pi”? Q2: Why did the the 2013 Oscar Awards include an under reported protest, happening just a few blocks away? A: Labor While much of the country watched the over-hyped Oscars …

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Corporate Welfare For Hollywood?

Follow TheCruu!by A short animated primer to explain the problems created by government subsidies for Visual Effects. Just ONE of the many harmful factors, squeezing VFX companies and workers, causing layoffs and pushing VFX work to India, China and Canada. ADAPT is the Association of Digital Artists, Professionals & Technicians …

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PDI/DreamWorks Studio to Shutdown – 500 Jobs Eliminated

Follow TheCruu!by DreamWorks Animation just announced in a written statement that it will eliminate approximately 500 jobs. Many of those layoffs will come from the unexpected shutdown of one of its main studios, PDI DreamWorks, in Redwood City, California. The closing of that studio will begin immediately. The studio is …

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