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Homecare

A new campaign unites caregivers and care-receivers with a revolutionary vision.

Death of a Salesman speaks to our time on the failure of competitive capitalism.

Explaining the “magic" of private equity in eight simple steps.

Dollar bills

Instead of making vague promises to create high-paying jobs, the government should increase wages for the jobs that actually exist.

Retirees could face pension cuts while Bank of America, TD and Citizens Bank are repaid in full.

Save the American Dream

Twelve red states account for 70 percent of all state and local public sector jobs lost since 2010.

The true economic legacy of the Reagan years is not tax cuts but union busting.

Occupy and Unions

Despite occasional friction, unions and Occupy have found a way to live happily together.

Blogs

Members of Business Roundtable, a corporate lobby advocating for cuts to retirees’ benefts, have retirement acounts more than 1,200 times the size of the median American worker's. 

November 19, 2013

If a company’s employees don't have enough money for food, it’s time to raise wages.

November 18, 2013

In his campaign book, Unintimidated, the controversial Wisconsin governor offers a rewrite of his history.

November 18, 2013

Thanks to a loophole in the Fair Labor Standards Act, children in the United States as young as twelve are allowed to do often dangerous and backbreaking agricultural work.

November 14, 2013

Even 58 percent of Republicans support an increase to $9 an hour.

November 14, 2013

An anti-union organizers calls for another bloody battle in the South. 

November 14, 2013

The $15-an-hour wage candidate Kshama Sawant takes the lead in a “historic” citywide race.

November 13, 2013

Democrats need to embrace the senator’s populist policies and rhetoric.

November 12, 2013

Ten bills blocking paid sick days have been passed, seven this year alone. But that doesn’t have progressives down.

November 7, 2013

Time for Congress to start planning ahead.

November 7, 2013