"FES has actively opposed educational equity by working against fair funding for schools that serve high need students."
"Scott Walker was a one-trick labor bashing pony and the novelty seems to have worn off even among Republican primary voters."
"Individuals who can help move us toward an equal justice system are too busy to prioritize the death of a 12-year-old boy."
Labor has joined faith and civic organizations to ensure that Pope Francis' message on inclusion, solidarity and equality is amplified during his visit to the U.S. during the third week of September.
While the U.S. Supreme Court's worker rulings apply nationwide, they rejects most cases brought to them; that leaves worker rights in the hands of the appeals court judges.
Some 2,858 inmates were reportedly held in solitary; some for 10, 20 or even 30 years, spending all but an hour or so of their day isolated in tiny cement-lined cells.
In all, about 50,000 low-wage workers in St. Louis will see an immediate pay increase come October 15.
The marchers carried placards with the names and faces of the most recent victims of police brutality as family members marched at the front.
Protest activity against the convention and Bush's re-nomination included a broad range of marches, rallies, performances, demonstrations, exhibits, and acts of civil disobedience.
Twice denied admission, he filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi, alleging that the university had rejected him only because of his race.