Seafarers News 2011 April - June (Q2)



AFL-CIO announces major 'commitment to action' on infrastructure investment (6/30)


SCA welcomes new members (6/24)

SIU-crewed Bowditch wraps up mission (6/23)


AOTOS honorees announced (6/21)


Save Our Seafarers calls attention to rising human cost of piracy (6/20)


‘Campaign for common good’ set to launch (6/20)


Squadron One commander praises mariners (6/17)


Congressmen voice support for Jones Act (6/16)


Crowley crews complete safety training (6/14)


ITF supports campaign for workers’ rights in Iran (6/10)


ILO report spotlights ‘staggeringly high’ child labor (6/9)


Seafarers support National Nurses United rally (6/7)


Administrator Credits Courageous Service of Mariners (6/7)


Vatican issues statement supporting mariners, condemning piracy (6/1)


ILO conference calls for ‘new era of social justice’ (5/31)


TRANSCOM commander says nation's maritime laws crucial to strong U.S. Merchant Marine (5/24)


Union Plus offers help to storm victims (5/23)


Maritime Day photos and more (5/20)


White House issues Maritime Day proclamation (5/19)


Next T-AKE named for Cesar Chavez (5/19)


MTD applauds Coast Guard report on Deepwater Horizon (5/18)


Piracy a prime topic at IMO meeting (5/9)


NLRB action seeks to protect workers’ right to choose union representation (5/6)


Navy to operate high-speed vessels (5/5)


MSC Atlantic changes command (5/4)


Aker Philadelphia delivers tanker (5/2)


Second ‘Sail-In’ slated for May 4 (5/1)


Federation, unions observe Workers’ Memorial Day (4/28)


Sefarers critical to national security, says Navy League (4/27)


Gen. McNabb cites ‘superb’ efforts of commercial fleet (4/26)


CIVMARS supporting ‘Continuing Promise’ (4/21)


TOTE installs industrial rain garden (4/19)


Federation announces updated ‘PayWatch’ aimed at strengthening Wall Street reform (4/19)


Christening set for USNS McLean (4/15)


IMB: Piracy reaches record high (4/15)


Tacoma-area members rally (4/12)


Maersk to operate USNS Wheat, USNS Stockham (4/11)


Photos of MV Button (4/7)


DOT issues report on America's marine highways (4/6)


CIVMARS commended for food service excellence (4/4)


‘We Are One’ (4/4)


Calif. Seafarers rally for Wisconsin workers (4/1)


MSC renames subordinate commands (3/30)


BBC Houston photos (3/25)

View All News Items