It’s a grim joke to speak of Labor Day as a celebration of labor.
Some are arguing that the military budget can’t be cut because it will cost jobs. This summary of a 2009 study shows that, compared to other forms of federal spending, the military budget is a very poor job creator indeed.
Companies that merge don’t maintain the joint workforce.
To apply, just go directly to jail.
Resilience Circles are springing up across the United States.
As hard economic times get harder, many Americans turn to helping each other.
With Medicare and Medicaid on the chopping block at the state and federal levels, the crisis for seniors and people with disabilities is becoming as urgent as the crisis facing the workers who are caring for them.
America could use a new stimulus package.
Be all the cannon fodder you can be!
With the citizen-backed blockage of a proposed aluminum smelter, is Trinidad and Tobago changing course toward a rooted future?
Politicians need to hear from the public that this isn’t the time to cut middle-class jobs.
With Daley and Immelt on board, our president is waltzing with the devil.
Without a solid industrial base, the United States cannot rebuild its strong middle class.
There’s a lot of money to be made in destroying the environment and abusing workers.
International civil society organizations urge G-20 leaders to make progress on taxing financial speculation at summit in Seoul.