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APWU Web News Article 208-2015

Long Island Area Local Rallies for Good Postal Service! Good Jobs! Good Contract!

11/03/2015 -


Members of the Long Island Area Local
outside the Mid-Island general mail facility
Photo credit: James Carbone

More than 150 members of the Long Island Area Local and their supporters rallied for Good Postal Service! Good Jobs! Good Contract! at a demonstration in front of the Mid-Island general mail facility in Melville, NY, on Nov. 1.

Protesters informed the public about the fight for a good contract, called for the reversal of degraded service standards that went into effect on Jan. 5, and demanded an end to the shady deal between the Postal Service and Staples.

APWU Web News Article 166-2014

Postal Workers, Teachers, Customers Take ‘Don’t Buy’ Campaign to Staples’ Home Turf

09/10/2014 - Opponents of a no-bid deal between Staples and the USPS are taking the fight to the Massachusetts-based company’s home turf.  In August, postal workers, teachers and customers staged rallies in and around Boston, and they’re planning to conduct continuing protests in the region. The APWU is also reaching out to workers and students at Harvard, whose president, Drew Faust, sits on Staples’ board of directors.

APWU Web News Article 115-2014

New Hampshire State Employees’ Association, National Nurses United Endorse ‘Don’t Buy Staples’ Campaign

06/12/2014 - As APWU members spread the word about the ‘Don’t Buy Staples’ campaign to other labor organizations and friends, the result of their hard work is paying off.

Two additional organizations have joined the movement against the privatization of USPS retail services since yesterday.