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Oklahoma educators have had enough of outsiders imposing their untested opinions on classrooms. more

Public School Shakedown

Considering that Wisconsin is last in start-up activity, maybe a U-turn is exactly what we need. more

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Given its many weaknesses the USMCA can be expected to generate a bruising battle in the U.S. Congress, not to mention Mexico and Canada. more

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UAW

Our jobs are going to Turkey. And a company with major federal contracts is sending them there. Promise broken? more

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In 1917, striking copper miners were rounded up at gunpoint and dumped in the middle of a New Mexico desert on the orders of their employer. A new genre-bending film tells their story, and its ripple effects. more

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Our collective amnesia about the history of the holiday is dangerous. more

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With strong membership this year, unions promise improved wages and working conditions. more

Op-Eds

Prisoners face harsh retribution for resisting forced labor practices and protesting extreme punishments. more

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Celine McNicholas of the Economic Policy Institute talks about a new moment to imagine the power of organized labor. more

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League of Filipino Students

The Philippine National Police, implicated in the suppression of labor movements and President Duterte’s war on drugs, receive a significant amount of funding through U.S. foreign military financing. more

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Are the days of venture-capital-backed platforms exploiting mostly silent workers over? more

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An event marking the fiftieth anniversary of César Chávez’s famous 1968 fast during the migrant grape workers strike in California. more

Magazine

Draconian employment contracts are creating a new form of indentured servitude. more

Magazine

West Virginia Teachers Walkout

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How striking West Virginians made history—again. more

Magazine

Recent rulings expose the high court’s anti-worker bias. more

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‘They want me to do five separate jobs when I can go to another place and just do one thing for the same amount of money.’ more

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Creative Commons

In New York City and across U.S. urban hubs, the gig economy threatens the livelihoods—and lives—of a once-stable class of American workers. more

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Ed cared about working people—and was a singular voice for labor rights and social justice. more

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