USW oil workers have been forced into an unfair labor practice strike. The workers are fighting to secure fair contracts that will protect the health and safety of workers and communities. The oil industry is the richest in the world, but their greed and their bad faith bargaining has stalled efforts to improve conditions in their workplaces. The industry has refused to address serious health and safety issues.
Voter suppression is a strategy to influence the outcome of an election by discouraging or preventing people from exercising their right to vote. An estimated 5 million voters will be disenfranchised by Voter ID laws passed in Republican states.