By Alan Pyke on March 21, 2014
A new ruling should mean truck drivers stop being misclassified as "independent contractors" and get fair pay.
By Bryce Covert on March 16, 2014
The Public Option, a new brewpub in DC, won't accept tips and will instead pay at least $15 an hour.
By Alan Pyke on March 13, 2014
The lawsuits name McDonald's corporation as well as franchise owner-operators, and workers are seeking class-action status.
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By Bryce Covert on February 21, 2014
As systematic inspections get underway in Bangladesh's textile plants, signs already point to unsafe conditions.
By Bryce Covert on February 18, 2014
VW workers could still form an innovative structure that would give them more power -- and the company is backing the plan.
By Alan Pyke on February 14, 2014
Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant may unionize. The company wants it to happen, but Republicans are threatening to make life hard for workers if it does.
By Travis Waldron on February 13, 2014
Lawsuit says some players are paid less than $7,500 and often work without pay.
NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith says union efforts are about "fundamental issues of what's right."
By Igor Volsky on February 11, 2014
Are Americans discouraged from working harder by a bloated government safety net?
By Bryce Covert on February 10, 2014
Walmart's sales have been hurting from empty shelves and long lines with so few full-time workers.