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Wal-Mart hopes to defeat its opponents by exploiting their racial divisions.
"We have to change the AFL-CIO,"
Massive resources are at stake in the debate roiling the AFL-CIO's Las Vegas summit.
Labor debates its future.
What unions did right--and wrong--in the 2004 election.
The Democrats should start framing economic justice as a moral issue.
Unlike communism and socialism, trade unionism has rarely inspired published "second thoughts" by embittered apostates.
On September 29 in San Francisco, 4,000 hotel employees--all members of the newly merged union UNITE HERE--walked out on strike or were locked out of their workplaces after their contracts expire
Labor Day has never been a very inspiring holiday, established as it was by late-nineteenth-century union bosses as a homegrown alternative to May Day, which was viewed as having uncomfortably le
For two years, journalist Andrew Rice lived in Uganda as a fellow of the Institute of Current World Affairs.
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