by Bryce Covert Posted on March 16, 2015
Workers at McDonald's describe being burned by boiling oil and hot grills without protective gear or first aid kits.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 13, 2015
The company doesn't plan to raise employees' pay, however.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 9, 2015
Here are the options for unions in the country's latest right-to-work state.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 6, 2015
The Wisconsin GOP has rushed through a so-called "right to work" law that will depress wages and undermine unions in the state. State conservatives have a few more tricks up their sleeve.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 5, 2015
The woman would now have to forfeit her 34-room mansion.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 27, 2015
New research from the IMF finds that declining unionization has been a big contributor to growing income inequality.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 26, 2015
After escalating strikes and legal action in the U.S. have squeezed the fast food chain on its home turf, McDonald's is now under new pressure outside the country.
by Travis Waldron Posted on February 25, 2015
The NFLPA "stands together with the working families of Wisconsin" against right-to-work legislation, which Gov. Scott Walker is expected to sign should it pass.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 24, 2015
"This is not just an attack on unions. It's an attack on all Wisconsin families. And we're not going to stand for it," said Cindy Oden with the United Steelworkers.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 17, 2015
After working without a contract for more than six months, dockworkers at west coast ports have been locked out by managers. The resulting economic disruption is costing the country billions of dollars.