On this day in 1831, Nat Turner, leader of one of the largest slave revolts in U.S. history was captured.
The ILO was established on the premise that universal, lasting peace could be established only if based on social justice
The AFL-CIO's determination to advance the struggle in southern red electoral states came alive Sunday, Oct. 26, with a Get Out the Vote rally.
"There is no better fighter for America's middle class, for America's working people than Alison Lundergan Grimes," Warren told the crowd of IBEW union members.
"Connecticut needs a governor who walks picket lines, not a governor who busts unions and destroys communities."
Some of Thomas's poems have entered the canon of poetry in the English language. His "Do not go gentle into that good night" has become almost a popular saying.
For Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, unions are responsible for creating and sustaining the middle class, and represent what's right with the U.S.
"USDA's plan will reduce the federal inspection process to a mere rubber stamp." The "USDA has pushed through its dirty chicken rule."
Rauner has made stopping what he calls the "chokehold" that special interests have on Illinois state government a key part of his campaign to unseat Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn.
The Letter Carriers took the unusual step of singling out for support only lawmakers who are strong supporters of postal union members.