Lawsuits filed by Uber drivers in California and Massachusetts expose the old ugly truth about profiteering in the new "gig" or "sharing" economy.
Lobbying against the looming Trans-Pacific Partnership "free trade pact" was a hot topic there.
We must include workers in decision-making; thoughtful conversations with trusted messengers can move voters away from right wing populism.
If the turnout is good, it will indicate that workers will stick with the Democrats in the general election, and if not, it could mean that those West Virginians will support Trump.
For many of the non-tenured faculty, the long fought battle has finally proven to be victorious.
OSHA's role needs strengthening, because "even as a union officer, I'm not that well-protected," said one worker.
"Contract workers are most frequently assigned to the most hazardous jobs, and employers are not meeting their legal obligations to provide safe working conditions."
Members of USW Local 1999 will take the fight to save their jobs to the streets with a march and rally at the Indiana State Capitol.
After months of negotiations with the telecommunications giant, they've decided to take a stand to create a better workplace.
"Verizon made $39 billion in profits over the last three years, but the company is still insisting on givebacks that would devastate our jobs."