Calls it a symbol to members that the union has their backs.
Faces eight years in federal prison for conspiracy and a tax crime.
They have accused the country of using cheap labour as a way to draw in business.
Union alleges Nissan broke federal labour law and intimidated workers into voting “no.”
FBI alleges Alphons Iacobelli gave a former UAW vice-president and his wife more than $1.2 million in gifts.
Unifor president Jerry Dias says the unions “will not allow trade to pit worker against worker.”
Nissan management opposes a union, although it says workers are free to choose whether they’d like to be represented or not.
Pro-union campaign seeks to link support with civil rights for African-Americans.
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There may be more jobs available at truck and SUV factories where sales are growing.
NLRB ruled the German automaker was engaging in unfair labour practices.
Union says carmaker would recognize UAW as member representative if it dropped a challenge on the outcome of an election.
Automaker says federal labour failed to evaluate its argument that labour decisions should be made by its entire hourly workforce.
Slow-selling Chrysler 200 has started to stack up on dealer lots.
Production of the Focus C-Max hybrid will shift from suburban Detroit.