by Alan Pyke Posted on September 25, 2014
Six in 10 people who are in charge of staffing for their companies think the minimum wage should rise, and most want it to be higher than $10 an hour.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 24, 2014
The CEO-to-worker pay gap is more than 10 times worse than Americans think it is.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 24, 2014 Updated: September 24, 2014
Garment workers recently took to the streets to demand a minimum wage increase to $177 a month.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on September 23, 2014
The homeless population enrolled in public schools jumped 8 percent last year after hitting a record high the year before.
Treasury and the IRS announced new rules aimed at making tax "inversion" deals less attractive.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on September 23, 2014
Amazon has a history of facilitating abusive working conditions and skirting labor laws to keep prices low.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 23, 2014
Walmart runs a charity for workers in financial hardship. Watchdogs say the way it links that charity to its election fundraising violates federal rules.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 22, 2014
With Safra Catz as co-CEO of Oracle, women are 5 percent of Fortune 500 chief executives.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 22, 2014 Updated: September 22, 2014
Activists are taking on the economic system that's behind inaction on climate change.
by Scott Keyes Posted on September 22, 2014 Updated: September 22, 2014
Life is tough when you're homeless. This city wants to make it tougher.