by Igor Volsky Posted on September 1, 2014
"I can't think of a problem in society that can't be traced in some way back to the abuses of organized labor, and it would be hypocritical of us to take a day off on its behalf."
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 31, 2014
Companies that want to do business with the government will have to take better care of their workers after a new Obama executive order takes effect.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 29, 2014 Updated: July 29, 2014
In a significant victory for workers, federal labor officials have determined that McDonald's Corp. is the official employer of all McDonald's workers.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 28, 2014 Updated: July 28, 2014
Fast food workers called for civil disobedience in their campaign for a $15 wage and the right to form a union.
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on July 22, 2014 Updated: July 22, 2014
Yet again, however, labor reform advocates say that the Qatari government hasn't gone nearly far enough.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 22, 2014
Carlos Slim argued that giving workers four days off a week will make them healthier and more productive.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 17, 2014 Updated: July 29, 2014
Several traditional unions are aiming to boost membership, change public perceptions, and improve conditions for their members and other workers through new and creative methods.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on July 17, 2014
"Ultimately we are an organization that does not discriminate; many of us know people who are gay, lesbian and transgender. They are our aunts and uncles, nephews and nieces, friends, co-workers and neighbors,” Romeo Sosa said.
by Josh Israel Posted on July 9, 2014 Updated: July 29, 2014
This November, voters in San Francisco and Oakland, CA will have a chance to significantly raise the floor for workers.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 7, 2014 Updated: July 7, 2014
Drivers at the nation's busiest ports have been trying to end various labor law violations by their employers for years. The fight just escalated.