A Chicago Weed Worker Explains Why He and His Coworkers Are Unionizing

Illinois Cannabis Unions Contact Us Now Home Labor Peace Agreements News Union Jurisdictional Agreements Contact Us A Chicago Weed Worker Explains Why He and His Coworkers Are Unionizing As the legal marijuana industry continues to expand across the United States,...

Cresco Labs Weed Dispensary Workers Become First In State To Unionize

“Workers at a Lakeview weed dispensary owned by the state’s largest cannabis operator became the first in the state to unionize this week. Workers at Cresco Labs’ Sunnyside dispensary, 3812 N. Clark St. elected to be represented by Local 881 of the United Food...

Unions tap into burst of worker angst over coronavirus

“Amazon warehouse workers in New York walked off the job to demand protection against Covid-19. A county judge in Illinois pressed two McDonald’s franchises to work out an agreement with their employees about the supply of masks and hand sanitizer. And grocery...