Labor

Bad Boss Won’t Let ‘My Best Employee’ Attend Her Graduation, Gets Response He Deserves

Bad Boss Won’t Let ‘My Best Employee’ Attend Her Graduation, Gets Response He Deserves

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Embed from Getty Images How do you know when you’ve got a bad boss? This one’s an open-shut case. We’ve all heard bad boss stories, but this one takes the cake. And here’s the kicker: This story came from the bad boss himself*, not from the employee he […]

Demanding ‘What We Need To Survive,’ Workers Descend On McDonald’s Shareholders Meeting

Demanding ‘What We Need To Survive,’ Workers Descend On McDonald’s Shareholders Meeting

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Workers descend on McDonald’s shareholders meeting on Thursday, demanding living wages. As McDonald’s holds its annual meeting on Thursday, low wage workers—buoyed by successes from the “unstoppable” Fight for $15 movement—are confronting the burger giant and again demand a decent wage and union rights. On Wednesday, in addition […]

Introducing The Progressive Voters Platform – A Peek At What’s Possible

Introducing The Progressive Voters Platform – A Peek At What’s Possible

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Introducing the Progressive Voters Platform, a peek at what’s possible if ALL Dems, including those in D.C., feel the Bern In his improbable run for the Democratic nomination for president, Bernie Sanders has put the spotlight on how much better the lives of average Americans could be if […]

What Living On $7 An Hour Actually Means For Working People

What Living On $7 An Hour Actually Means For Working People

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Have you ever had to live on minimum wage? There has not been a national minimum wage increase for 7 years. For tipped workers? Even worse — it’s been at $2.13 an hour for 25 years. Some states are starting to take their own initiatives to raise the […]

Bernie Sanders’ Newest Ad Tugs At The Heartstrings Of Migrant Workers (Video)

Bernie Sanders’ Newest Ad Tugs At The Heartstrings Of Migrant Workers (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The newest ad from the Sanders campaign is a brilliant, emotional effort aimed directly at the Latino vote. On Tuesday, March 15, Democratic primaries will be held in Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio and Florida. The recent bi-lingual debate televised on CNN and hosted by Univision presented candidates […]