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After one of Supreme Court’s most anti-union rulings in recent years, is there still time for organized labor to save itself?
A minimum-wage pre-emption measure, backed by the hotel industry and signed by Governor Chafee, has been met with hunger strikes, electoral challenges and protests.
By starting with workers at the local level, we can bargain with employers despite weak labor laws.
We should move money toward innovation in the labor movement.
With friends like this, who needs Republicans.
A super-wealthy few have successfully defeated all of their rivals—unions, the media, honest politicians, environmentalists—and now are free to do as they wish.
We are in the midst of a grassroots populist movement designed to rebalance the tilted economic scales in our country.
For months, strikes and other protests have crippled a number of industries. But the new militancy is fragmented and has confined itself to economic grievances.
By law, a company can’t hire H-2A guest workers if it is in a labor dispute with its US workforce. But that is exactly what this Washington State berry grower is trying to do.
The cumulative effects of years of deindustrialization, weakened unions and soaring inequality have fundamentally reordered the country.
- Responses to Noam Chomsky on Israel-Palestine and BDS
- The Real Reason Pot Is Still Illegal
- Losing to Germany Wasn’t Actually the Worst Thing to Happen to Brazil This World Cup
- The GOP’s Completely Incoherent Stance on the Border Crisis
- The Senate Judiciary Committee Just Backed an Amendment to Overturn ‘Citizens United’
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