Source: More Perfect Union Striking coal miners were arrested for shutting down the Warrior Met Coal mine this week. A group of 300 miners and United Mine Workers of America President Cecil Roberts blocked the mine to stop scabs from getting in and out. Kim Kelly was there to cover it.
UMWA Miners raised the stakes this week by marching onto Warrior Met Coal #7 Mine’s North Portal which led to eleven arrests made!
Source: WVTM13 May 26, 2021 Brookwood, AL – For nearly two months, dozens of Warrior Met Coal Miners have stayed on the picket lines demanding a fair contract. Watch the video above to learn more.
#Solidarity for the miners on strike at Warrior Met! #UnitedWeStand #DividedWeFall
Just a few pictures from this weeks United We Stand Solidarity Rally for the miners on strike at Warrior Met!
Miners on strike at Warrior Met are fighting for dignity at work. #UnitedWeStand #MinersSavedWarriorMet
Strikers are Warrior Met are fighting for their families. #UnitedWeStand #MinersSavedWarriorMet
Miners on strike at Warrior Met are fighting for safety on the job. #UnitedWeStand #MinersSavedWarriorMet
NTD Television came to Triangle, Virginia to interview President Roberts for their 30 minute profile series on Coal Culture. “Cecil Roberts, President of the United Mine Workers Association, rebel-rouser, and gifted orator, whose passionate speeches have inspired miners throughout the nation to take action to protect their rights at work.” WATCH the FULL 30-minute […]
Photos from this week’s Rally! Thank you for everyone who came out to support the miners on strike at Warrior Met because of unfair labor practices! #MinersSavedWarriorMet #UnitedWeStand