Issues / Labor
A new book draws from thousands of years of history to show that innovation flourishes in egalitarian settings and is stifled by cut-throat by competition.
The deeply unequal art world’s current economic model simply isn’t working, as the story of one public art effort demonstrates quite clearly.
Almost half of U.S. workers earn less than $15 an hour. This new report details their struggles.
The American prison system is a massive — if invisible — part of our economy and social fabric.
This summer's International Labour Conference is our chance to initiate an intersectional view of supply chains.
Tens of thousands of Verizon employees walked off the job to protest the corporate giant that has registered massive profits and lavished extravagant pay on executives while shortchanging workers and customers.
Chobani CEO transferred partial ownership to his employees so they could build the company and their futures at the same time.
It's not often that corporate executives are forced to take the perp walk, but does a misdemeanor charge bring justice to the 29 killed in the explosion at Upper Big Branch Mine?
This study finds that OceanaGold’s attempt to rebrand its proposed gold mine in El Salvador through the use of a company-sponsored foundation at the local level is deceitful, disrespectful and dangerous
Black women are underrepresented in the leadership posts of America's unions. Petee Talley, the No. 2 figure at the AFL-CIO Ohio, is looking to change that.