Guthrie traveled with workers and learned their traditional songs, earning himself the nickname "Dust Bowl Troubadour."
Around the globe, 215 million children are engaged in child labor, including an estimated six million in forced labor.
The George Washington Bridge, a suspension bridge spanning the Hudson River and connecting Manhattan in New York City to Fort Lee in N.J., was officially inaugurated.
Mexico has had, on paper, progressive labor laws. However, workers have trouble defending their interests even where there is a union.
The number of fatal occupational injuries nationwide dropped to 4,609 in 2011.
Professors at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, a prominent Catholic institution, voted to unionize with the Steelworkers. But the struggle isn't over yet.
About 200 Walmart employees and their supporters gathered for a "Rally for Respect" in downtown Griggs Park here, Sept. 22.
Prop 32 would ban both unions and corporations from using payroll-deducted funds for political purposes in California.
The school focused at least officially on industrial and agricultural education in keeping with Washington's pedagogy and philosophy
Striking workers picketed the Walmart distribution center in Elwood, Illinois for the third day in a row this morning since they went on strike last Saturday.