Labor

Sep
06
The Labor Day Graph That Says It All

The Labor Day Graph That Says It All

A reminder that if we hope to ever rebuild an economy that works for everyone, we need a much stronger labor movement.
Aug
26
A New Day For Workers’ Rights

A New Day For Workers’ Rights

The National Labor Relations Board is poised to undo decades of anti-union policies.
Jul
27
Pros And Cons Of Taking Money From Your Constituents

Pros And Cons Of Taking Money From Your Constituents

Internal documents show the crass political calculus behind a Republican governor’s decision to cut off COVID jobless aid.
Jul
22
“I Don’t Have Anything”

“I Don’t Have Anything”

Workers say they are being crushed by governors’ unemployment shut-offs, while Biden sits on the sidelines.
Jul
07
Workers Are Funding The War On Themselves

Workers Are Funding The War On Themselves

How workers’ retirement savings are enriching billionaires and, in every way imaginable, financing the apocalypse.
Jun
28
Are New York’s Unions Selling Out Retirees?

Are New York’s Unions Selling Out Retirees?

Jun
09
A Backroom Deal To Kill Single Payer

A Backroom Deal To Kill Single Payer

Under pressure from labor leaders and insurance execs, NY Dem leaders are blocking a vote on health care legislation even though it has majority support in the legislature.
Jun
08
Hiding The Union Busters

Hiding The Union Busters

The American Bar Association and corporate interests are trying to block a rule that would expose their anti-labor activities.
Jun
04
Somehow, There Are Still No Safety Standards

Somehow, There Are Still No Safety Standards

Joe Biden promised to safeguard workers in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that hasn’t happened.