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http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/22/strike-spreads-chinese-supplier-adidas-nike-yeu-yuen-factory-jiangxi-guangdong From the Guardian: A strike at a Chinese factory that manufactures shoes ...
by Jamesleo
Comment Count 95 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 09:03 AM PDT with 210 Recommends
Today the Ninth Circuit issued its decision on the Wal-Mart gender discrimination class action, affirming that the class was properly certified. A group of women have sued the company claiming that ...
by Femlaw
Comment Count 64 comments on Tue Feb 06, 2007 at 05:12 PM PST with 139 Recommends
The American healthcare system is barbaric. Period. End of story. I’ve written often about this. I’ve spoken about this. We believe this to be true. The American healthcare system is barbaric. ...
by Vampire Cabbie
Comment Count 73 comments on Wed Dec 07, 2011 at 10:30 PM PST with 106 Recommends
This is an example of why having a Democrat in the White House matters: the NLRB actually enforces labor law. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the federal agency that protects workers’ ...
by TomP
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Nov 18, 2013 at 01:09 PM PST with 104 Recommends
Leave it to the managers and executives trying to squeeze the life out of workers to come up with the newest twist in brutal behavior, using the wondrous world of technology (you know, the thing ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 45 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 07:49 AM PDT with 83 Recommends
My rabbi recently told a story about a bunch of people in a boat. One of them started drilling a hole in the boat under his seat and everyone screamed, "What are you doing?!?". The man drilling ...
by Ross Lampert
Comment Count 82 comments on Sun Apr 10, 2011 at 01:21 PM PDT with 67 Recommends
by NathanNewman
Comment Count 85 comments on Sun Mar 26, 2006 at 08:56 AM PST with 64 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 52 comments on Thu Feb 23, 2006 at 05:53 AM PST with 64 Recommends
I want you to think back to April of 1968. Many of America's cities burned, because Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis. Perhaps you even remember why Dr. King was in Memphis - ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Nov 17, 2011 at 04:14 PM PST with 56 Recommends
I'm just going to let the pictures speak for themselves.
by blueyedace2
Comment Count 38 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 07:06 AM PST with 54 Recommends
One of our most respected conservative financial publications exposed the hypocrisy of Mitt Romney’s claims of “creating jobs.” Dan Primack of Fortune magazine pointed out that Bain Capital ...
by kellycm
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Dec 25, 2011 at 09:36 AM PST with 41 Recommends
VICE magazine recently wrote an article about illegal gold mining in Peru and the environmental devastation that it has wrought on the country's southern Amazon jungle. The piece took a much-needed, ...
by jencke
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Aug 11, 2014 at 08:15 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
by Benintn
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Feb 26, 2011 at 03:41 PM PST with 35 Recommends
by Horne For Congress
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Apr 24, 2006 at 01:08 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union didn't endorse the Occupy shutdown of west coast ports on November 2nd, and it didn't endorse the shutdown on Monday, December 12th. Why? Basically ...
by Roger Fox
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Dec 13, 2011 at 01:23 PM PST with 29 Recommends
Dems are fighting to see the Fine Print. Dems are fighting to add some Fine Print of their own -- specifically concerning the banning of "child labor" and the banning of "forced labor." And then ...
by jamess
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 07:29 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
A few friends and I went to the Black Friday protest at the Walmart in Renton this morning. Good to see the turnout....at least 200 people, and this was happening at hundreds of stores around the ...
by jencke
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 01:28 PM PST with 27 Recommends
I originally wrote the portion of this piece that falls below the orange cheese curd on Monday, January 21st after the annual Martin Luther King Day celebration in the Wisconsin State Capitol. I don'
by Wisco Wherls
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 05, 2013 at 09:40 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Sen. Warren's speech at the May 22, 2014 'The New Populism' conference in DC. [Hat Tip to Truth-out.org http://truth-out.org/progressivepicks/item/23895-the-new-populism-is-a-fight-for-americas-...
by Jim P
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri May 23, 2014 at 11:54 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
by Sirocco
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Jun 06, 2006 at 08:56 AM PDT with 25 Recommends