Workers Are Fighting Retail Ro...

Dec 6, 2018 by

A small group of Walmart workers recently publicly confronted Alice Walton, the Walmart heiress who is probably the world’s richest woman. Earlier this year, Walmart increased the starting wage for store associates to $11 an hour, but competitors Amazon and Target agreed to $15…

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McDonald’s Workers Are Strikin...

Sep 18, 2018 by

WHEN KIMBERLY LAWSON was first sexually harassed while working at McDonald’s…

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A 21st-Century Form of Indentu...

Jul 18, 2017 by

[Translate] Labor Corpations want to make sure that laborers never again have the power to tell big business how to treat them. By...

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50 Shockingly Extreme Right-Wi...

Jul 21, 2016 by

[Translate] By Steven Rosenfeld / AlterNet greg / CC BY-ND 2.0 This piece first appeared at AlterNet. The Republican Party platform ...

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10 Reasons Why Homelessness Is...

Apr 16, 2016 by

[Translate] Economy More Americans living in major cities are precariously close to homelessness. By Alex Henderson / AlterNet Photo...

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11 THINGS YOU’LL HEAR IN...

Aug 8, 2015 by

[Translate] Election by Kira LernerCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall Republican presidential candidates are seen...

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NEW YORK FAST FOOD WORKERS ON ...

Jul 25, 2015 by

[Translate] by Bryce Covert THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: Bryce Covert/ThinkProgress Inside the New York wage board meeting just after the...

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10 Crucial Issues Most Politic...

May 29, 2015 by

[Translate] From too-big-to-fail to TPP, Sanders’ entry into the race is sure to elevate the conversation. By Alex Henderson /...

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