by Alan Pyke Posted on June 5, 2014 Updated: June 5, 2014
What can the rest of America learn from Seattle's huge accomplishment?
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 2, 2014
Women dominate retail jobs but make less and are more likely to live under the poverty line.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 29, 2014
A new international comparison of labor rights finds that American workers fare surprisingly poorly.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on May 25, 2014 Updated: May 25, 2014
Costco ranks at number two for employee satisfaction on pay and benefits, the only retail company in the top 25.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 22, 2014
Organizers said 2,000 workers and supporters marched on Wednesday and anticipate another 1,000 will participate on Thursday.
by Adam Peck Posted on May 21, 2014
Because North Carolina is a right-to-work state that prohibits public employees from bargaining collectively, the decision is primarily symbolic.
by Travis Waldron Posted on May 19, 2014 Updated: May 19, 2014
The NLRB could also reconsider the union rights of graduate student teaching assistants as it reviews the case involving athletes at Northwestern University, it indicated in a briefing last week.
by Rebecca Leber Posted on May 15, 2014
Spending the day with fast food workers who walked off the job in Georgia to call for a higher wage.
by Alan Pyke, Adam Peck Posted on May 15, 2014 Updated: May 16, 2014
Watch the spread of fast food strikes over the past 18 months.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 15, 2014
Fast food strikes hit 150 cities on Thursday. Workers are walking out to demand better pay and better treatment.