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David Bacon

A growing movement is visible in the streets challenging Yakima’s old power relations. more

Jul 21, 2017 12:00 AM Magazine

It's practically impossible to avoid using it but its impacts on human rights and endangered species are enormous. We need to hold responsible the corporations with palm oil—and blood—on their hands. more

Jun 13, 2017 11:54 AM Op-Eds

Sarah Jaffee speaks with Cecilia Aldarondo about her new film about the Momentive strike in upstate New York. more

May 30, 2017 2:03 PM Multimedia

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Still from the film, "As Goes Janesville," 2012.

At the heart of Goldstein’s book are stories about Janesville’s working-class families, still hurting “no matter how vigorously they have clung to the old can-do.” more

May 9, 2017 12:00 AM Dispatches

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Rick Reinhard

But plenty of people showed up to stand in for them. more

May 1, 2017 11:59 AM Dispatches

Immigration rights advocate Christine Neumann-Ortiz says the key to a better future for all workers starts with the undocumented ones. more

Apr 30, 2017 10:12 PM Dispatches

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Caravan Against Fear

The Caravan Against Fear, Caravana Contral el Miedo, has been crisscrossing the Southwest, joining actions in each city and town it visits. more

Apr 30, 2017 12:00 AM Multimedia

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Steve Cup

Alexander Acosta will continue the Republican onslaught against protections for American labor. more

Apr 28, 2017 3:38 PM Dispatches

Safety for undocumented workers is safety for all more

Apr 24, 2017 12:00 AM Op-Eds

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YouTube

Trumpeting themes of “buy American, hire American” against a backdrop of red-white-and blue wrenches at Snap-On Tool in Kenosha, Wisconsin Donald Trump wanted everyone to know how much he is rewarding working-class supporters. Even if he isn't. more

Apr 21, 2017 2:34 PM Dispatches

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Peter

Dismantling federal efforts to address climate change will make it harder for Trump to deliver on his promise to create employment. more

Mar 29, 2017 2:51 PM Dispatches

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CoCreatr

One of the quieter stories to unfold in the early days of this new administration is a tale of two labor movement approaches. more

Mar 25, 2017 4:01 PM Magazine

Kali Akuno works with Cooperation Jackson in Mississippi. He is looking "way beyond" the Democratic party to create new ways of organizing and responding in the Trump era. more

Mar 25, 2017 3:45 PM Magazine

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Jonathan Lawson

The successful drive for a living wage in Seattle began with a historic decision by the Teamsters union to defend Muslim immigrants against discrimination on the job. more

Mar 25, 2017 3:36 PM Magazine

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Massimo Brega

Historian Yuval Noah Harari argues that no job is safe from robots. So will the tech revolution spell the end of democracy as we know it? more

Mar 24, 2017 12:37 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

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Kheel Center

The anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire marks the deadliest workplace disaster in New York City up until September 11, 2001. more

Mar 23, 2017 9:37 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

Stephen Lerner discusses how to map power and figure out who is backing bad policies, bad politicians, and offers some ideas for how to take on the big money power. more

Mar 9, 2017 9:15 AM Multimedia

We need to open our arms to the widest swath of American workers, embrace a much broader spectrum of issues, and completely rethink the purpose, strategies, and vision of the union movement. more

Feb 28, 2017 9:57 AM Dispatches 2 Comments

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