Once upon a time, the Republican party supported labor unions, social security and equal rights. What happened?
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It’s a move that is sure to enrage Republicans. Thanks, Obama!
Contrary to the GOP’s scary predictions, this is the lowest gas prices have been for a long time.
Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio are the GOP’s top 5 candidates. What do they plan to do for American workers if they’re elected?
Washington-based conservative think tank, Freedom Foundation, says its employees are refusing to take Monday off for Labor Day because of that holiday’s association with labor unions. That’ll show ’em! The pro-business conservative group announced that its workers will participate in a “work-in” all day instead of the traditional Labor Day […]
Robert Reich, Secretary of Labor in the Clinton administration, summarizes the 6 things that are needed to boost American labor and to increase wages. He does this in just over two minutes and has managed to do so in a more concise manner than all the nonsense presented on the […]
How labor unions won amazing victories like the 40-hour work week, safe workplaces, living wages, and paid vacations … and how they’re making a comeback.
Something to think about on Labor Day – The U.S. does not have any paid vacation or sick time guaranteed by law, the only industrialized nation with none.
As we celebrate Labor Day this year, we must remember that corporations are still abusing their employees with ‘mandatory’ overtime to the point of danger and exhaustion. Profits before people is not the American way.
Labor Day used to be a celebration of the hard work of building America for the benefit of us all. Now it’s just another reminder that corporate greed is stealing our work to enrich the 1% and leaving us crumbs.
Let’s take the ‘labor’ out of Labor Day — these videos show you fun ways to avoid labor and stay cool.
Target joins Walmart and a growing list of companies nationwide whose employees are rising up against poor wages and unacceptable working conditions.
In less than 140 characters, Cantor poked a stick in the eyes of the vast majority of Americans, those who are employed by others.
Republican ideology would dismantle the programs and security of the New Deal…all for the sake of corporate profits and offshore wealth of a hereditary oligarchy.
From labor leaders, activists, and other public figures, here are words of wisdom and support for the labor movement and all workers on Labor Day,
On Wednesday morning’s ‘Fox & Friends,’ Ann Coulter responded to Jimmy Hoffa’s Labor Day remarks by calling kindergarten teachers ‘useless’.
At a Labor Day event yesterday, Teamsters President Jimmy Hoffa gave a fiery speech about the tea party, telling the American people that ‘It’s time to take these sons of bitches out.’ And each and every one of us should listen. For the last thirty years, the American people have been under assault from the right-wing and their corporate overlords.