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Less than two weeks before Thanksgiving, Anthony Hardwick's supervisor at his Target store in Omaha, Nebraska approached him about working on Thanksgiving Day. "We’re opening earlier this year.
by logancircle
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Dec 15, 2011 at 07:00 PM PST with 38 Recommends
Clifton, AZ - On the eve of Arizona's Centennial celebration, history unfolded, last Saturday evening, when the United Steelworkers formally announced their endorsement of Wenona Benally Baldenegro ...
by Wenona for Arizona
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Dec 01, 2011 at 03:08 PM PST with 25 Recommends
So -- turns out that the daughter of WalMart founder Sam Walton -- herself the third wealthiest woman in the world -- is building an art museum in Bentonville, Arkansas. She says she wants to ...
by Old Redneck
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Nov 06, 2011 at 06:34 AM PST with 13 Recommends
The boldest attack on the Denver Paid Sick Leave Voter Initiative isn’t from the Chamber of Commerce. ...
by donaldcohen
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Oct 10, 2011 at 09:23 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
by MaryRW
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Sep 29, 2011 at 02:26 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Rejoice! There's one place in a reddish-purple state that remains a bastion of liberalism in protecting the working man's rights and it's ...
by Limelite
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Sep 24, 2011 at 11:42 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
The managers where I work seem to favor those without children over those with children when it comes to promotions and other job changes. The managers say it's all just coincidence. Basically, ...
by Phil T Duck
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Aug 08, 2011 at 08:25 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
It's time to take control of the political messaging Republicans have dominated in order to get policy through the government, hurting the majority of America.
by Jamie Sanderson
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Aug 07, 2011 at 09:15 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Delta and its Republican minions in Congress are continuing the recent assault on workers' rights by forcing an FAA shutdown until Congress is willing ...
by Romo2Austin
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Aug 03, 2011 at 05:54 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Mister Cellophane 'Cause you can look right through me Walk right by me And never know I'm there... -- Chicago (the musical) In every city and town across America today there is a “Mr. ...
by National Nurses Movement
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Jun 10, 2011 at 02:19 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
On Thursday, a Federal judge ruled that the ban on direct corporate contributions is unconstititutional, citing the highly partisan and wrong-headed Citizens United ruling. I'm sure the Kossacks are ...
by Da Rat Bastid
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 28, 2011 at 08:21 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
The headline on this video page that has a transcript is White House could use power of federal contracting to enforce labor laws, but has no plans to do so.
by Eddie C
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon May 16, 2011 at 09:04 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
So much has changed politically in Wisconsin in the last three months. It shows up clearly in this Talking Points ...
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed May 04, 2011 at 10:11 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
On and around April 4 in hundreds of large and small events nationwide, working people will gather to honor the memory of Martin Luther King Jr., and stand in ...
by Mike Hall
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Mar 28, 2011 at 01:34 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
By Dorothy M. Ehrlich, Deputy Executive Director, ACLU A catastrophic fire swept through the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory 100 years ago today. By the time it was over, 146 people had died. ...
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Mar 25, 2011 at 11:57 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Last week, Indiana Republicans upped the ante by raising their fines against the Hoosier 39 – from $250/day to $350/day. The ...
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Mar 21, 2011 at 01:23 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
[cross-posted at DLCC.org ] The situation in Indiana continues to ferment. Yesterday evening Republican House Speaker Brian ...
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Mar 17, 2011 at 03:26 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
When I read this I thought it was snark from The Onion or The Daily Show. Nope, it's real. How do you spoof people like this? It's like calling somebody with a swastika tattooed on his forehead a ...
by Rezkalla
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Mar 17, 2011 at 09:41 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Video courtesy of Centro de ...
by mmcintee
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Mar 16, 2011 at 08:00 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
[cross-posted at DLCC.org ] The Indiana House Democrats remain firm in their resolve to halt the advance of Republican Governor Mitch ...
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Mar 16, 2011 at 07:49 AM PDT with 5 Recommends