By Bryce Covert on October 21, 2013
The action was the first work stoppage from Walmart employees since June.
By Alan Pyke on October 15, 2013
Half of fast food workers are on public assistance programs that spend $243 billion each year on the working poor.
By Alan Pyke on September 26, 2013
The nation's largest state will raise it's minimum wage by $2 over two years.
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By Alan Pyke on September 25, 2013
Is the government missing an opportunity to combat inequality?
By Aviva Shen on September 24, 2013
The retail giant is moving more part-time workers to full-time status to appease complaints of empty shelves and long lines.
By Alan Pyke on September 18, 2013
Time to "raise the decibel level" and stop pretending these are just "women's issues."
By Bryce Covert on September 17, 2013
Home care workers just got a long-awaited rule change that will give them minimum wage and overtime protections. Here's why it matters.
By Bryce Covert on September 13, 2013
The state will be the latest to increase its minimum wage while action stalls at the federal level.
By Bryce Covert on September 12, 2013
After Walmart's threats to walk way from stores, the mayor vetoed a minimum wage increase.
By Aviva Shen on September 11, 2013
Strip clubs often claim their employees are "independent contractors" in order to avoid paying them minimum wage and giving them benefits.