Richard Trumka

Multi-millionaire Steve Forbes Has a Cynical Plan to Keep Working People Down

What do you give to a man who has everything? A man like publisherSteve Forbes, worth a reported $430m. What do you give him if you're his beloved-but-on-the-ropes Republican Party?

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The Stakes Are High for Latino Workers this Labor Day

Across the United States, Labor Day marks the end of summer, and a day off from the job for the lucky ones. We often forget that this holiday originated from strife, not leisure. Labor Day became a national holiday to celebrate America's workers only because when workers demanded it.

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Why Working People Are Angry And Why Politicians Should Listen

Remarks by AFL-CIO President Richard L. Trumka at the Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School.

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