Three GOP senators want to "Walmartize" federal workers by eliminating regular pensions for all new hires.
The U.S. Labor Department has released a fascinating list of "books that shaped work in America."
The typhoon destroyed several hospitals, along with homes, schools, power lines, bridges and virtually everything else.
Voters in Cincinnati, Ohio, by huge margin, turned down a tea party initiative that would've wiped out public worker's pensions in that city.
The "strike for better schools" was intended to reform the way the schools were administered and operated, and also how workers there were treated.
Activists and Walmart employees joined together to stage a protest at the Walmart Supercenter in Lancaster, a suburb of Dallas, Nov. 20.
"Walmart is just a bully, and people across the country are starting to see the real Walmart, that's why I continue to stand up, because the time for change is now."
Best known to U.S. readers as the author of Call of the Wild, London also wrote several powerful works dealing with workers, capitalism and socialism - including his famous dystopian novel The Iron Heel.
An early action against the megamonster, known for its always-low wages, always-bad benefits and rampant labor law-breaking, came Nov. 18.
McDonald's won't stop dolling out bizarre "advice" for their employees, including a set of "tips" ranging from stress management techniques to how to get a quick buck.