Labor Unions

6 Things We Need To Fix Now, To Truly Honor Labor Day

6 Things We Need To Fix Now, To Truly Honor Labor Day

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Image: Labor Day, circa 1900, Buffalo NY via Wikimedia Commons license Labor Day began during a time when people in the United States were working 12-hour days, seven days a week to survive. (Sound familiar?) Children were working, too – some as young as 5 and 6 years old […]

The Truth About Hillary Clinton’s Days On The Walmart Board Of Directors

The Truth About Hillary Clinton’s Days On The Walmart Board Of Directors

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit It was a long time ago. Have her views on Walmart changed? Walmart is famously anti-union and has pretty much always maintained that stance all the way back to founder Sam Walton. So, when Hillary was on its Board of Directors for 6 years (1986 to 1992), did […]

These 6 Chains Are Putting Their Employees Over Profits

These 6 Chains Are Putting Their Employees Over Profits

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit And so now for some good news…. Sometimes it seems that we, as Liberals, are always hearing news about extreme right wing companies where we should not spend our money. But how about these six companies who have decided to put their employees over profits by deciding to […]

Union, Union, Union! Illinois Republican Governor Gets ZERO Votes On His ‘Right To Work’ Bill

Union, Union, Union! Illinois Republican Governor Gets ZERO Votes On His ‘Right To Work’ Bill

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Ouch. Illinois governor, Bruce Rauner, watched his anti-union bill called, ‘Right-To-Work,’ die a swift, cruel death in the House, on Thursday, with zero votes. Natasha Korecki with Chicago Sun Times reports the the tally was 0 yes votes, 72 no votes, and 37 voting present – “offering a […]