Nation Topics - Outsourcing and off shoring
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The cumulative effects of years of deindustrialization, weakened unions and soaring inequality have fundamentally reordered the country.
Thanks to a muddled response from the bi-state agency, subcontracted workers at LaGuardia and JFK airports will receive raises, but those at Newark will not.
Hard-hitting New York Times coverage has been journalism at its best—although the Chinese authorities apparently don't agree.
Someone somewhere must die for the pleasure someone somewhere else takes in a $4.95 bikini top.
At the Rev. Jesse Jackson’s Wall Street Project event, Clinton said taxes earned on up to 1.7 trillion repatriated dollars should be used to build a jobs-creating infrastructure fund.
Steve Jobs told Obama that Apple manufacturing jobs are never coming back to the US. Really?
While our tech-obsessed media fondled their iPhones, it was left to a courageous monologist to discover the real legacy of Apple's founder.
Obama's Asia trip was declared a failure, but that's an oversimplification: it was also a chance for the US to reconnect with India and Indonesia, and there Obama did well.
To restore economic stability, the US must rethink its approach to domestic manufacturing.
Missouri Governor Bob Holden learned how volatile globalization issues have become when his Democratic primary challenger, Claire McCaskill, started banging away on him for offshoring the state's