At Nanette Lepore’s studio, that Fashion Week magic starts with the actual work of patternmaking, cutting and sewing.
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.
Paul claims that increasing the minimum wage leads to higher unemployment; actual economists disagree.
Since 2005, Amazon has helped create one of the most exploited workforces no one has ever seen.
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.
Suddenly local fashion is all the rage. But can the garment trades once again bring good jobs to New York City?
A new wave of female labor leaders are winning by thinking big.
Preventing further sexual and economic violence will require a more equitable distribution of resources within the country and the hemisphere.
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.