by Bryce Covert Posted on May 7, 2014 Updated: May 7, 2014
A high-end restaurant has decided it's better to pay workers a higher wage and do away with tipping.
Thousands of fast food workers will go on strike on May 15 and protests will spread to six different continents.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 2, 2014 Updated: May 2, 2014
Hawaii is now the eighth state to pay tipped workers the same as everyone else. Will more follow?
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by Travis Waldron Posted on April 25, 2014
If their case goes to the National Labor Relations Board, Northwestern's athletes could end up taking on the cause of graduate teaching assistants too.
by Travis Waldron Posted on April 24, 2014 Updated: April 24, 2014
As expected, the NLRB will review the case and issue a final decision on whether college athletes can unionize.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 24, 2014
Tangible action is being taken to improve safety in Bangladesh. What about the world's other garment workers?
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 22, 2014
After the deaths of at least 13 Sherpas on Mount Everest, their peers are pushing back on wages and working conditions.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 21, 2014 Updated: April 21, 2014
“We’re keeping a full organizing effort going on in Chattanooga,” UAW President Bob King said.
The United Auto Workers has decided to drop its objections to a failed vote to unionize at a Chattanooga plant.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 18, 2014 Updated: April 18, 2014
The CEO says he gets higher quality work and better morale when he gives his workers three-day weekends.