Nation Topics - Working Conditions
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Labor standards are improving in this impoverished country, but workers must have a voice if these changes are to be sustainable.
And collective action is the only answer.
What the rise of the app-based cab service says about the future of work in America
The jobless recovery means massive speedups for many workers you depend on.
Ohio Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur visited the tobacco fields of North Carolina. What she saw there should concern all Americans.
By law, a company can’t hire H-2A guest workers if it is in a labor dispute with its US workforce. But that is exactly what this Washington State berry grower is trying to do.
The pathbreaking CHAMACOS study has detected developmental problems in children born to mothers who toiled in California’s treated fields—but will anything change?
By pouring money into politics, pesticide companies have beat back attempts to protect the public.
All over the country, parents are losing jobs because of conflicting orders: public health officials instructing parents to keep kids home, and bosses threatening to fire workers who don’t come in.
Since 2005, Amazon has helped create one of the most exploited workforces no one has ever seen.