UK-based press reports that Sri Lankan workers who make Beyoncé's new clothing line are being exploited. Now what?
An unexpected commotion disrupted routine in a busy city center on an April morning one hundred years ago.
"Why can't the United States government guarantee the same thing - labor rights - that we have in Canada?"
"We have to join together to fight this capitalist scourge; people are living as slaves and children are being used as laborers."
On this day in the year 1170 BCE, the first recorded strike took place against the building of pyramids.
"New" economy workers can only be protected by policies that protect all workers, like ones that define the difference between an employee and an independent contractor.
"U.S. workers have a basic right to speak out and challenge sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace."
Trumka says a wide-ranging coalition has already formed and is growing, to stop the scheme.
"The USW supports the Iran deal because it would enhance national and global security as well as benefit the U.S. economy."
"Unions are far more democratic, transparent, and accountable to their members than this prime minister and his government are to taxpayers."