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Posted on: Nov 12, 2010, Source: In These Times

As much as $19 billion is stolen from American workers annually in unpaid overtime and minimum wage violations and through the human trafficking of legal immigrant workers.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Protections for consumers and Wall Street's skullduggery are at stake in an obscure series of hearings going on in Congress right now.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2009, Source: AlterNet

So much for the economic independence that's supposed to come with young adulthood.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The fund "thought they could refuse to bargain with us ... break the law, tear up our contract ... and break the union."

Posted on: May 20, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

A definitive study of anti-union campaigns finds that corporations are punishing workers seeking to form a union with a wide range of tactics.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

There's a chance that the fury over those AIG bonuses and bungled bailouts may be channeled into real economic, labor rights and health-care reform.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"Union avoidance" firms are marketing "Employee Free Choice Act Defense Kits" for $5,000 a set.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The GOP and the business community are waging a short-sighted battle against well-paid workers, the very people they need to rescue the economy.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

More of the same: obstruction and obfuscation. So much for a new era in Washington.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Can supporters of the EFCA overcome the smears and intensive lobbying orchestrated by corporate flacks like "Dr. Evil," Richard Berman?

Posted on: Nov 24, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Confronting the big lie about the autoworkers, swallowed whole by union-bashing pundits even in The New York Times.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

New wave of vote suppression followed GOP attacks against ACORN. The group claims its anti-fraud efforts are ignored while new restrictions loom.

Posted on: Jul 29, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Another big election year and once again low-income voters are on the sidelines.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2008, Source: The American Prospect

Mentally ill adults who receive treatment in the public-health system die 25 years sooner, on average, than Americans overall.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

How the good guys finally won and what it means for 2008.

Posted on: May 12, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Missouri lawmakers are rushing to pass a law that would, among other things, deny some nuns the right to vote.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2008, Source: The American Prospect

The Republican Party is trying to suppress low-income minority votes by propagating the myth of voter fraud.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

African-American voters received illegal mailers threatening them with criminal punishment for voting -- and the FBI failed to investigate.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2007, Source: The American Prospect

Unbridled profits, lax safety regulations and corporate fraud are all part of a normal day in the life of our corrupt drug industry.

Posted on: Sep 24, 2007, Source: In These Times

Union-busting has become a multibillion-dollar industry encompassing more than 2,500 lawyers and consultants.