By Alan Pyke on November 22, 2013
Wage theft steals more money each year than plain-old robberies, and the nation's fourth-largest city just passed a law to stop it.
By Bryce Covert on November 20, 2013
If it passes the state House and is signed by the governor, Massachusetts would have an $11 minimum wage.
By Adam Peck on November 19, 2013
Instead of paying a living wage, McDonald's has a novel idea this holiday season.
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By Bryce Covert on November 19, 2013
A new report finds that Walmart could use the money it spends on shareholders to instead give workers a raise.
By Bryce Covert on November 12, 2013
Workers in Cambodia have been protesting for higher wages and better working conditions.
By Alan Pyke on November 12, 2013
Three-quarters of the country would vote for a $9 minimum wage if given the chance.
By Bryce Covert on November 11, 2013
Even the 77 percent raise Bangladesh's government offered workers would still make them the world's worst paid.
By Bryce Covert on November 8, 2013
A $10.10 minimum wage would bring it in line with inflation, boost the economy, and lift millions out of poverty.
By Bryce Covert on November 6, 2013
Striking Walmart workers will be joined by community supporters for a protest demanding higher pay, full-time work, and an end to retaliation.
By Annie-Rose Strasser on November 6, 2013
Here are just some of the progressive issues New Yorkers voted in by electing their new mayor.