by Alan Pyke Posted on September 9, 2014
Companies strongly prefer to hire robots and outsource work rather than hire Americans. If forced to create jobs, they will be part-time ones.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 8, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has deemed a scrap metal company to be a "severe violator" of safety rules after years of neglect.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 7, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
The Kentucky Senator took issue when the former Secretary of State called climate change "the most consequential, urgent, sweeping collection of challenges we face."
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 5, 2014
Strikes continue to spread around the country, and fast food workers are now employing nonviolent civil disobedience.
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.