"It strains our collective memory to think of a case where we attack a problem by defunding it when we want a positive outcome."
In 1940, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Apex Hosiery Co. v. Leader that a sit-down strike was not a violation of the Sherman Anti-Trust Act.
Over 40 million Americans are buried under a mountain of student loan debt.
Elections have consequences; Indiana's GOP governor killed prevailing wages and wage theft protection and undermined union organizing rights.
CEOs of the largest corporations received a 16 percent pay raise in 2014, while the pay gap between CEOs and the typical worker widened to 373-to-1.
The American Postal Workers Union's contract expires May 20. The outcome of this will impact every community in America.
On May 1, 2015 in Chicago, the community gathered around the memorial for the Haymarket Martyrs.
Sometimes the conventional narrative the media tell about a news story feels so wrong I can't stand it.
As soon as Congress introduces Trade Promotion Authority, the AFL-CIO will launch a massive six figure advertising campaign.
The U.S. official unemployment rate stayed at 5.5 percent in March, the Bureau of Labor Statistics announced.