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Posted on: Aug 26, 2012, Source: DickMeister.com

California's Proposition 32, on the ballot this November, would severely limit unions' election spending while leaving corporations free to spend as much as they like.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2010, Source: AlterNet

U.S. employers are stealing millions of dollars from their own employees -- often right out in the open, unchallenged.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

After nearly a half-century of steady decline, American unions are showing unmistakable signs that they're finally reversing direction.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Most Americans support the labor movement despite loads of anti-union corporate propaganda.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The continuing increase in the number of women in unions could signal a rebirth of labor.

Posted on: Nov 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Joining a union would not only help young workers improve their own status, it'd halt a steady decline in union strength.

Posted on: Aug 15, 2007, Source: DickMeister.com

It's awfully tough to live on $5.85 an hour.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2004, Source: Pacific News Service

As many as one-fourth of votes may have been cast by today, in a system set up for potential abuse – and November 2 is still 12 days away.