Videos | November 2, 2015

Low-Wage NY: Pay Raises and Working New Yorkers

The New School hosted a panel of economists, labor leaders, activists and policymakers to address the rise of low-wage work.

Videos | September 2, 2015

CNBC: Uber Drivers’ Suit Given Class-Action Status

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A federal judge in San Francisco has granted Uber drivers class-action status in a lawsuit that claims the ride-hailing service(…)

Videos | July 23, 2015

NY1: Tsedeye Gebreselassie Talks Wage Board’s Decision to Raise Minimum Wage for Fast-Food Workers

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NY1’s Errol Louis discussed a state wage board’s decision to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers with NELP’s Tsedeye(…)

Videos | July 8, 2015

CSPAN: President Obama’s Proposed Changes to Overtime Eligibility

NELP’s Christine Owens explains the Obama administration’s proposed reform of overtime-pay rules on CSPAN’s “Washington Journal.”

Videos | May 19, 2015

MSNBC: How can consumers combat wage theft?

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From manicurists to restaurant workers, there are a large number of industries exploiting workers in America. The worst part? Consumers(…)

Videos | May 15, 2015

Al Jazeera: Do Background Checks Mean a Safer Workforce?

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NELP’s Michelle Natividad Rodriguez joins host Ray Suarez on Al Jazeera’s “Inside Story” to discuss fair chance hiring.

Videos | May 14, 2015

MSNBC: Action on New York’s nail salon abuses

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Big new policy action was announced this week to address the harrowing labor conditions in New York City’s nail salon’s(…)

Videos | April 30, 2015

Press Conference: The Raise the Wage Act

NELP’s Christine Owens introduces Senator Murrary at a press conference to announce the Raise the Wage Act.

Videos | April 18, 2015

MSNBC: 2016 candidates take on populist themes

Via: MSNBC

Potential 2016 hopefuls on both sides of the aisle are speaking out about inequality and social mobility.

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