The Agony and Ecstasy of Organizing a GEICO Union in Buffalo

Normally it is hard to imagine salespeople in insurance companies as candidates for union organizing. It is especially difficult because salespeople are out in the field rather than in a plant or an office. But this article describes how someone who started out not even knowing what a union was ingeniously managed to collect 200 signatures towards forming a GEICO union in Buffalo, NY before the powers that be found out. Now they are locked in a struggle with their bosses.
Read in Labor Notes

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