Nation Topics - Labor Organizing and Activism
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This essay, a finalist in The Nation's Student Writing Contest, argues that the new president should restore workers' rights ASAP.
A labor organizer from Chicago sheds light on the ongoing protest for wages owed to Republic Windows and Doors workers.
The Republican Party has set itself firmly against the agenda of the labor movement. So to observe Labor Day in St. Paul was a strange experience indeed.
Meet Working America: a self-declared mass organization with a working-class base and a strategy to win.
Together, unions can force the government to take on the issue of green-collar jobs.
Few people watching the Firestone-sponsored Super Bowl halftime show are aware of the company's reputation in Liberia for harsh working conditions, child labor and environmental ruin.
If the Mexican government and Grupo Mexico succeed in smashing a miners'
strike, the reverberations will be felt even across the US border.
Partisan appointments to Bush's National Labor Relations Board have ensured it's virtually impossible for workers to get a fair shake.
Guest blogging at The Nation.com, gazing into Kristol's ball, revisiting Hoover's roundup.
Striking members of the Writers Guild of America are bringing the labor movement something it hasn't had for a long time: an audience.
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