Labor

Black Lives & the Fight for $15

December 16, 2014 admin 0

Around the United States in towns small and large, workers are organizing to gain a living wage. To achieve their goal for a fifteen dollar an hour minimum wage workers are organizing protests and strikes, […]

Labor

Fight for $15: Conflict of Interest

September 11, 2014 admin 1

Thursday, September 4th saw the largest fast food workers’ concerted action in U.S. history, with workers in 150 cities walking off the job – around 400 of whom were arrested for civil disobedience, mainly blocking […]

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Iowa: How Can We Fight Wage Theft?

July 12, 2014 Gabriel Pierre 0

More than two thirds of American workers in low wage industries fall victim to wage theft during any given week – the practice where employers, either by forcing unpaid overtime or otherwise off-the-clock pay, withholding […]