Nation Topics - Wages and Hours
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Soon we’ll all be stuck with the unjust working conditions that immigrants face: contingent jobs, with lousy pay and few or no benefits.
As minimum wage battles flare around the country, the nation’s capital leads the way with a significant increase.
My life as a temp in California’s Inland Empire, the belly of the online shopping beast.
The country must find the political will to end this national disgrace.
The devaluation of “content” is bad for readers and for democracy.
The mayoral hopeful is one of the most high-profile politicians to come out in support of the growing movement for low-wage workers’ rights.
If Republicans are playing hardball, Democrats should too.
Defying stereotypes, the Model Alliance gets serious about organizing—and writes its own law to protect the most vulnerable models: children and young teens.
How corporate America used the Great Recession to turn good jobs into bad ones.
Low-paid adjunct faculty, who are mostly female, have started unionizing for better pay—and winning.
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