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Chicago Teachers Union on Strike

Who Might Strike in 2022? Hundreds of Big Contracts Will Be Up

A Bloomberg analysis in November found that nearly 200 large union contracts (covering at least 1,000 workers) would expire between then and the end of 2022. Together these contracts cover 1.3 million workers—and there are hundreds of thousands more covered under the hundreds of smaller contracts that are also expiring. Here are some of the big ones:

Help Wanted Sign - does it mean there is a "labor shortage"?

Workers Have Leverage. It’s Time to Use It.

This favorable labor market is an opportunity for workers and unions to undo concessions they’ve made for years—or even to win long-sought demands.

general strike headline in a newspaper

Going on Strike: The Biggest Trend of 2021

This favorable labor market is an opportunity for workers and unions to undo concessions they’ve made for years—or even to win long-sought demands.