At yesterday's fast food workers strike, Rep. Barbara Lee told workers, " There's no way workers should have to work for minimum wage and still have to rely on food stamps, Section 8 and Medicaid."
If you go to your local fast food joint, you may find something unusual: A picket line. If you want to show support, don't cross it.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Employees at a T-Mobile call center here say they endure a constant battle against the stress that comes from unrealistic performance standards, job insecurity and humiliation.
The ban violates the worker's labor law rights, ALJ Melissa Olivero ruled on August 14 in a case involving Fort Lauderdale-based Everglades University.
Dozens of Hyatt workers and community supporters packed the City Council chambers on Monday to speak in favor of a resolution.
"The Postal Service has upheld a personal and professional standard of service, delivering to every household nationwide six days a week."
"Our issues can be overcome. Diversity is a great strength."
The Post-Intelligencer is owned by the Hearst Corporation, which, at the time, was notorious for anti-unionism and anti-communism.
"This settlement will help keep thousands of exposed Walmart workers safe and healthy on the job."
"After several weeks of nearly around-the-clock negotiations, I believe we have reached something that can be taken to the membership for ratification."