NJ State IUC

The IUC in the News

Environmentalists to Freeholders: Fire Alan Avery from Pinelands Commission
by Gavin Rozzi, Ocean County Politics, August 16, 2017

July 24, 2017
New Jerseyans Rally in New Brunswick to Demand Medicare for All

Press Release:
Activists Tell Senators Menendez and Booker: Derail Trump’s Climate Deniers!!

NYC to South Africa:
Calls Grow for Justice on Third Anniversary of Mineworker Massacre
by Lisa Vives, The Indypendent, August 18, 2015
IUC President Carol Gay is quoted in this article.

Chris Christie Is Turning Tap Water into a Private Commodity
by James Kelly, The Nation, July 16, 2015
IUC President Carol Gay is quoted in this article.

New Jersey Supreme Court Upholds Conscientious Employee Protection Act;
Rules that “Whistleblower” Protections Apply to Watchdog Employees.
IUC General Counsel Bennet Zurofsky Filed Friend of the Court Brief on Behalf of the IUC.

Justices Urge Broad Definition of “Employee” in Federal Cases
by Michael Booth, New Jersey Law Journal

Christie Dogged by Pension Protests on Eve of Another New Hampsire Visit
by Bob and Barbara Dreyfuss, The Nation, July 31, 2014

Christie Talks Pension Reform Amid Singing Protestors
by Ronica Cleary, My9NJ.com, July 31, 2014

Christie Met with Protest Song in Belmar
Video by Thomas P. Costello, Asbury Park Press, July 31, 2014

Protesters Harangue Christie at Town Hall, Get Booted by Cops
by Aliyah Frumin, MSNBC, March 18, 2014

Chris Christie Town Hall Disrupted by Protesters Again
by Erin O’Neill/The Star Ledger, nj.com, March 18, 2014

Historic 1911 Garment District Fire Is Invoked at Protest Over Deadly Blaze in Bangladesh Clothing Factory Linked to Walmart
by Zach Roberts, Truthout, December 20, 2012

Unions, Activists Push NJ Companies to Abandon ALEC
by Salvador Rizzo,The Star-Ledger, October 1, 2012

Protesters Rally Against Income Tax Cut
by Bob Jordan, Asbury Park Press, February 21, 2012

Occupy Oakland:
Over 400 Arrested As Police Fire Tear Gas, Flash Grenades at Protesters
Democracy Now! January 30, 2012

No Tents, but O.W.S. Still Occupied with Protests
by Jefferson Siegel, The Villager, December 15, 2011

The Unemployed, Union Members Rally in Trenton
by Jason Method, Asbury Park Press, November 18, 2011

Panel in Princeton Borough Offers Perspective on Job Crisis and What Voters Can Do, by Lauren Zumbach, The Times of Trenton, November 9, 2011

The Krugman Standard
by James Taranto, The Wall Street Journal, November 9, 2011

IUC Executive Vice President Mike Sidoti Speaks at the “Speak Out for the People’s Priorities” Rally in Newton, NJ, October 15, 2011

At Newton Rally, Protesters Air Grievances Against Corporate Economy
by Steven Reilly, New Jersey Herald, October 16, 2011

Report from Freedom Plaza, Washington, D.C.
by Carol Gay, President, New Jersey State Industrial Union Council

Anti-war Protesters Swarm U.S. Capitol
Washington Post

Protesters Continue to Occupy Wall St.—New York Post
At the end of the video you will see IUC President Carol Gay
joining in a chorus of “We Shall Overcome”

Harvard Law Professor Elizabeth Warren
lecturing at the University of California
at Berkeley in 2007.

Rank-and-File Economics
Fighting for a Wage- and Job-Led Recovery
by Katherine Sciacchitano, Dollars & Sense, September 13, 2011

Nurses’ Imaginative Tactics Breathe Life into Progressives:
Make Wall Street Pay for the Crisis It Created
by Lauren Kelley, AlterNet, September 1, 2011

Newark POP vigil July