Sep 07, 2018
After three weeks, prisoners will have ended their work and hunger strikes, but their demands are no less powerful.
Aug 31, 2018
Fixing the National Labor Relations Act is a must—but only a start.
Aug 24, 2018
A State Department program that oversees the nation’s au pair programs isn’t doing much overseeing at all.
Aug 16, 2018
Besides, the administration is pushing policies that would only further hurt black workers.
Aug 14, 2018
The gains go to the top and the losses trickle down to everyone else.
Aug 10, 2018
Voters rejected “right to work,” but other new laws could curtail workers’ power.
Aug 02, 2018
The problem isn’t that people don’t want to work. It’s the volatile and unstable nature of the low-wage labor market.
Jul 26, 2018
By expanding the scope of 529 savings accounts, the GOP gives the wealthy another way to cut their taxes.
Jul 20, 2018
The online retail giant had an eventful Prime Day, with strikes, boycotts, demonstrations—and of course, billions of dollars in profit.
D.C. Council Members Join Congressional Republicans to Override Voters’ Decision to Raise Tipped Workers’ WagesJul 13, 2018
District voters passed Initiative 77, but “Freedom Caucus” House leaders and Democrats on the council say the vote shouldn’t count.
Jul 06, 2018
Kennedy was the swing vote on a case that affirmed the Fair Housing Act protects against discrimination even if it isn’t explicit.
Jun 28, 2018
The plan to consolidate departments may be how Trump plans to corral assistance programs in order to destroy them.
Jun 21, 2018
We already have Trump’s Republicans. Will the District’s Democratic mayor and council now opt to ignore the voters’ decision to raise the minimum wage?
Jun 07, 2018
The scandal-plagued governor scrambled to sign anti-union legislation and a stack of other bills before he resigned.
May 30, 2018
Unions representing federal employees are on the chopping block.