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Inside the movement that’s pushing to make a living wage a reality in Seattle.
All the factors that defined the 1914 conflict at Ludlow are with us once again.
A new film about the labor leader reduces him to a caricature and ignores his true strengths as an organizer.
The fate of public sector unionism lies with a single Supreme Court justice—and not the one you’d want.
German corporations are far more respectful of worker rights—and may have more influence on future US developments than our politicians realize.
All over the country, parents are losing jobs because of conflicting orders: public health officials instructing parents to keep kids home, and bosses threatening to fire workers who don’t come in.
Thanks to a muddled response from the bi-state agency, subcontracted workers at LaGuardia and JFK airports will receive raises, but those at Newark will not.
Suddenly local fashion is all the rage. But can the garment trades once again bring good jobs to New York City?
A new wave of female labor leaders are winning by thinking big.
The late organizer helped pave a progressive path forward for New York and elsewhere.
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