Deep pockets are pushing to place the blame on firms that can’t keep up with the top 5% of companies, and want to see labor rights slashed accordingly.
Learn about the impact of Trump’s immigration enforcement policies on survivors of labor trafficking and hear their ideas on what policy solutions must be adopted in this new era.
Some of the same factors that make Wall Streeters fabulously rich are making construction work tragically unsafe.
A quarter of Andrew Puzder’s employees reported unpaid overtime, a third complained of wage theft, and fully two-thirds said they were sexually harassed.
A Mexican fair trade activist offers lessons from NAFTA.
Despite disappointing election results, the Podemos Party’s commitment on inequality has already reshaped the Spanish political landscape.
The American prison system is a massive — if invisible — part of our economy and social fabric.
Like many Americans, my mom has no retirement savings.
Join us for an engaging conversation on black women and work in the U.S. as Premilla Nadasen discusses and signs her new book, telling the stories of African American domestic workers and the little-known history of the domestic worker movement.
The solar and wind industries are generating new jobs as fossil fuel companies fire thousands of workers.
Visual artist Arko Datto combines satellite images and text to paint a picture of migrant workers’ lives in the Arabian Peninsula — and his findings aren’t pretty.
Young workers need personal finance know-how to thrive.
The Institute for Policy Studies’ (IPS) Black Worker Initiative & the National Women’s Law Center invite you to a special briefing and discussion on strategies to promote economic stability among black working women and their families.
A whistleblower bids farewell to incarceration and moves on with his life.
Institute for Policy Studies is a proud partner for this month’s Busboys and Poets’ Bread & Roses series.