News and Features
As the May Day protests, they evoked memories of an earlier generation
of immigrants who lived with the fear of deportation.
Outspoken DJs on Spanish-speaking radio are giving immigrant activists a loud, clear voice.
A global, grassroots campaign against Coca-Cola is using product bans
and lawsuits to shed light on the corporate giant's exploitation and brutality in Colombia, India and elsewhere.
Young rebels in France are fighting not for change but for the same rights their parents tried to secure during the 1968 student revolution.
There is no immigration crisis in the US. But it is time America
acknowledged that we need the immigrant workers as much as they need
us--and treat them accordingly.
Human Cargo and The Rights of Others chronicle the
plight of refugees and migrants, revealing how seemingly simple moral
positions can assume toxic political form.
When Delphi declared bankruptcy, cutting workers' wages, pensions and
healthcare, auto unions in Indiana drew the line. Now they are prepared to
strike or take work-to-rule actions.
After twenty years of inaction, the US Senate is considering sweeping
immigration reform. But a push for quick action and the November
elections may thwart the current bipartisan consensus.
Robert Fitch's Solidarity for Sale exposes corruption as the cause of the current crisis in American labor.
Immigrant advocates at the World Social Forum offered real
alternatives to the narrow debate over how to fix the system.
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