Commentary | November 29, 2016

Fight for $15 Has Brought $62 Billion in Raises and Counting to Underpaid Workers

What would really move the needle for U.S. workers? $15 an hour and a union.

Commentary | November 23, 2016

What the Label on Your Thanksgiving Turkey Won’t Tell You

How were the men and women who processed your bird in the poultry plant treated?

Commentary | November 2, 2016

A Fair Chance for Two Million New York City Jobseekers

The Fair Chance Act aims to ensure fairness in the job search for people with an arrest or conviction record.

Commentary | October 31, 2016

Voters Want Government to Act Against Mischaracterization of Employees

Only 3 in 10 voters say they trust employers to treat their workers fairly.

Commentary | October 20, 2016

A Higher Minimum Wage Will Help Maine’s Elderly

One in three working seniors in Maine will get a raise.

Commentary | October 18, 2016

Wells Fargo Is Only the Tip of the Iceberg

We need investigations of all the big banks.

Commentary | September 19, 2016

Uber Should Finally Admit It Has Employees

Two federal lawsuits and an NLRB claim filed by the NY Taxi Workers Alliance may finally force Uber’s hand,

Commentary | September 15, 2016

How Gretchen Carlson’s $20 Million Settlement Is a Rip-Off

Americans shouldn’t have to give up their rights just to participate in the workforce or the marketplace.

Commentary | September 2, 2016

Make Work Great Again

We’ve heard little from the presidential candidates on the thorniest problems facing America’s workers.

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