Posts Tagged: Book Culture

Rumpus Round-Up: The Fight to Unionize a Bookstore


Late last month, employees of Book Culture, an independent New York City bookstore, voted to unionize. Five employees were promptly fired. Punitively firing employees who participate in labor unions violates federal labor law. On July 2, the remaining workers went on strike in protest of the illegal firings. Book Culture claimed the dismissed employees were […]