Poultry workers in the United States suffer high rates of injury, earn poverty level wages and work in a climate of fear.
"Management cannot continue to resist allowing workers a stronger voice on issues that could very well make the difference between life and death for too many of them."
He stressed that mass incarceration of people of color is not a result of a higher crime rate, but of laws that criminalize a whole class of people.
When it comes to the transformation of the global economy from high-carbon, polluting energy sources to a more sustainable future, the U.S. risks falling behind.
It was a corporate double-cross 50 years ago that produced one of President John F. Kennedy's most famous lines.
Ford's Fusion Hybrid was named "car of the year" by Motor Trend. But the award will bring little comfort to unemployed autoworkers.
WASHINGTON — A jam-packed conference here Oct. 29 demanded bold action for a new, green manufacturing economy.