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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.
The Nation's Greg Kaufmann joined Stand Up! With Pete Dominick to argue that there are ways to alleviate poverty in America and that it starts with increasing the minimum wage.
Day laborers who clean for ultra-Orthodox Jewish households are learning about their rights.
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- The New Thought Police
- Why We Must Return to the US-Russian Parity Principle
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