by Alan Pyke Posted on November 20, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
Walmart workers at one of the low-wage retail giant's Oklahoma City locations are being asked to help keep each other fed during the holiday season, marking the possible re-emergence of employee food drives that drew criticism last year.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on November 18, 2014 Updated: November 18, 2014
Workers tell Congress raising hourly wages isn't enough for struggling part-time employees with limited rights and no benefits.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 14, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
Protests will hit 1,600 Walmart stores across the country.
by Amelia Rosch Posted on November 13, 2014 Updated: November 14, 2014
The workers are demanding $15 an hour and an end to retaliation against organizing efforts.
by Alan Pyke Posted on November 12, 2014 Updated: November 12, 2014
The way Element Electronics sells TVs sounds a lot like the Federal Trade Commission's example of what not to do when using patriotism to sell things.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 16, 2014
More than 40 workers and supporters were arrested in New York and DC while calling for a $15 wage.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 16, 2014 Updated: November 4, 2014
One low-wage employee told ThinkProgress some of his coworkers sell drugs on the side to make ends meet.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 16, 2014 Updated: October 17, 2014
Walmart will also have special Black Friday shopping hours that day.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 15, 2014 Updated: October 15, 2014
"Many people were happy with their coverage under the high risk pool, before it was eliminated," Tom Cotton said.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 8, 2014
Thanks to Obamacare, many of its employees will actually be better off.