Archive for tag: Rerum Novarum

Archive pour tag : Rerum Novarum

In 1891, the same year Pope Leo XIII responded to revolutionary economic and industrial upheaval with the encyclical “Rerum Novarum,” the first car powered by electricity made its debut in America. More than 130 years later, dozens of Tesla employees in Buffalo, New York — a still heavily Catholic area — are alleging the electric auto manufacturer fired them in retaliation for attempting to form a union.

Tesla faces a complaint before the National Labor Relations Board over accusations the company fired more than 30 employees at its Buffalo facility within two days of workers launching their campaign Feb. 14 to unionize the Autopilot division at the Tesla plant. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has vocally opposed unions, but the company claimed the firings were unrelated to the union push.
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Posted: Mar. 2, 2023 • Permanent link:
Categories: OSV NewsIn this article: catholic social teaching, Labour relations, Rerum Novarum
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Catégorie : OSV NewsDans cet article : catholic social teaching, Labour relations, Rerum Novarum