Author Archives: mhickey

HAWAII PMC BLASTS LATEST ATTACK ON JONES ACT

The Maritime Trades Department, AFL-CIO joins with the Hawaii Ports Maritime Council ... Read Full Article

HANKS RECOGNIZED FOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO US-FLAG

The American Maritime Partnership (AMP) presented its latest American Maritime Hero Award ... Read Full Article

BIPARTISAN CONGRESSIONAL SUPPORT FOR JONES ACT COVERS COAST-TO-COAST AND IN BETWEEN

Last month, the maritime industry and the nation recognized the 100th anniversary ... Read Full Article

MARITIME ADMINISTRATOR BUZBY PRAISES US-FLAG INDUSTRY COVID RESPONSE

Acknowledging the work done collectively by maritime unions, companies, ports, shipyards, military ... Read Full Article

SOUTH FLORIDA PMC RAISES $25,000 FOR CANCER RESEARCH

The sixth annual Shoot for a Cure hosted by the Greater South ... Read Full Article

MICHIGAN PMC USES VOTE-BY-MAIL TO ELECT ITS OFFICERS

Because of social distancing during this coronavirus pandemic, the Michigan Maritime Trades ... Read Full Article

UNIONS CONTINUE BATTLE TO PERMIT CREW CHANGES WORLDWIDE

As the global coronavirus pandemic continues to ravage populations shoreside, one group ... Read Full Article

UNIONS FIND WAYS TO SUPPORT BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT

Since the nation and the world was appalled by the death of ... Read Full Article

MTD CALLS FOR JUSTICE FOR ALL

The Sisters and Brothers of MTD affiliates who crew US-flag ships, who ... Read Full Article

JONES ACT TURNS 100

              June 5 marks the 100th ... Read Full Article