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October 21, 2019
Members of Dietz and Watson Logistics learning about the new contract to vote.

Dietz and Watson Logistics (Philadelphia, PA) Ratifies New Contract – 10/20/2019

  On Sunday, October 20th, UFCW Local 152 members at Dietz and Watson Logistics in Philadelphia, PA voted to ratify a new contract. The new three-year contract […]
July 12, 2019
A Meadow Lakes member voting on the contract

Meadow Lakes (East Windsor, NJ) Ratifies New Contract – 7/10/2019

  On Wednesday, July 10th, UFCW Local 152 members at Meadow Lakes in East Windsor, New Jersey overwhelmingly voted to ratify a new contract. The three-year […]
May 31, 2019
UFCW Local 152 Union Representatives Matte Kane and Hugh Giordano named #52 on The Insider Cannabis Power List

UFCW Local 152 Staff Named On The Insider 100: Cannabis Power List

  Union Representatives Matte Kane and Hugh Giordano were together named #52 on behalf of UFCW Local 152 on The Insider 100: Cannabis Power List, described […]
March 5, 2019
Bryce Harper of the Philadelphia Phillies

Bryce Harper: A Union Perspective

  Opinion piece by Matte Kane, Union Representative. Opinions are his own.   The last day of February closed with the afternoon announcement that Bryce Harper was […]
January 18, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. quote

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Remembering a Poor People’s Champion

By Matte Kane, Union Representative   We all are aware of the Martin Luther King, Jr. in history books, who championed Civil Rights in 1960s, but we often overlook […]
August 16, 2018
Garden State Dispensary

UFCW Local 152 Visits First Unionized Cannabis Dispensary in New Jersey: Garden State Dispensary

Introduction This year, the state of New Jersey has joined a growing number in expanding medical marijuana use under the direction of Governor Phil Murphy. The […]
May 29, 2018
Plato quote - image courtesy of aiga.org/vote

Why Vote?

By Matte Kane, Union Representative   If you don’t vote …. you have failed as a citizen. The ability to vote allows citizens to voice their opinion […]
April 9, 2018
Dolores Huerta, courtesy of the Dolores Huerta Foundation

Today in labor history: Dolores Huerta

By Matte Kane, Union Representative How many grapes have we eaten in our lives? How many times have we considered the blistered, sun dried hands that tended […]
March 15, 2018
James Connolly - An Irish/American Labor Hero

James Connolly: An Irish/American Working Class Hero

By Matte Kane, Union Representative We often hear and use the term “working class hero,” yet few of us actually know who these heroes are, or what their legacy […]