Servers, Not Servants
Tipping raises the stakes on sexual harassment in restaurants. With co-workers, “I have more freedom to be like, ‘okay, stop it,’” said one server. “But when a guest does it, then I feel a lot more powerless."
More Workers Demand $15
The demand for $15 an hour is spreading. Agitation for $15 started with fast food and airport workers but now Walmart and home care workers are joining in.
Bus Company Fails at Racial Divide and Conquer
Bus workers in Amalgamated Transit Union Local 788 won a new contract after they called out management on outrageous racism.
Members Are Angry at the Union for… Wait, What?!
Don’t officers care when one of their number violates procedures, breaks the law, and commits murder? Turns out at least one officer organization does.
Sunday Climate March Drawing Unprecedented Labor Support
Climate change activists are getting ready for a huge climate march on Sunday in midtown Manhattan, aimed at world leaders who are gathering at the United Nations for a climate summit. The march’s message: Let’s see some real action.