Stories by Josh Eidelson

Josh Eidelson ( is a Nation contributor and was a union organizer for five years. He covers labor as a contributing writer at Salon and In These Times. Check out his blog or follow him on Twitter. subscribe to Josh Eidelson's feed

Posted on: Nov 24, 2014, Source: Bloomberg News

Tech worker shortage doesn't exist.

Posted on: May 9, 2014, Source: Salon

On May 15, strikes will take place in 150 cities and protests in 30 countries.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2014, Source: Salon

Fox held this company up as a victim of Obama's pro-union bullying — but workers say network's got it backwards

Posted on: Apr 1, 2014, Source: Salon

Fox News claimed union strong-arming, but it looks like workers were the ones getting stepped on.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2014, Source: Salon

From no time off, to working multiple roles at once, here's what's really going on at the mega-chain.

Posted on: Mar 19, 2014, Source: Salon

Legal expert warns that McCutcheon v. FEC could eradicate all donor limits.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2014, Source: Salon

“We are creating separate but equal school systems,” Hoboken school board president warns.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2014, Source: Salon

"Why destroy public education so that a handful of people can boast they have a charter school in addition to their yacht?"

Posted on: Mar 6, 2014, Source: Salon

With the right-wing confab starting, here are some golden oldies -- like comparing gay people to alcoholics.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2014, Source: Salon

Filings by company concede a "long-term trend toward higher wages ... which may intensify with increasing public focus on matters of income inequality."

Posted on: Feb 26, 2014, Source: Salon

An insider reveals how Wal-Mart's favorite campus group curries favor with business while pushing gospel to kids.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2014, Source: Salon

NFL prospect's coming out shows we still have a ways to go as a country.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2014, Source: Salon

Union president tells Salon the lawmaker is “a pure enemy of the Postal Service” -- and he has bipartisan partners.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2014, Source: Salon

The inside story of how the retail giant has managed to remain union free.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2014, Source: Salon

The inside story of how the retail giant has managed to remain union-free across the United States.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2014, Source: Salon

Violence, paranoia, bigotry, and sexual harassment reign at "America's Newsroom," author Gabriel Sherman explains.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2014, Source: Salon

Retail giant faces federal trial over its campaign to snuff out worker strikes.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2014, Source: Salon

Congressman Keith Ellison sounds off on rampant wage theft alleged in government-owned buildings.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2014, Source: Salon

The U.S. government is the nation's largest low-wage employer. Now, 50 Congressmembers and the Good Jobs Nation campaign demand change.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2013, Source: Salon

After rallies across the country, burning question remains whether more Wal-Mart employees will defy retaliation.