Articles tagged with labor

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Manoj Dias-Abey

A new geoeconomic order is creating opportunities for organizing along supply chains.

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Amy Kapczynski Gregg Gonsalves

The right response to COVID-19 is to rebuild our economy from the ground up, putting people to work in a massive jobs program to secure the public health of all.

Brishen Rogers

COVID-19 has exposed the fragility of our labor markets just as much as the fragility of our public health and welfare systems. As we take the economy out of its induced coma, we should ask what kinds of jobs we want and need.

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Eleni Schirmer

As Wisconsinites are forced to vote during a pandemic, it’s worth recalling the 2011 Wisconsin Uprising, and the valuable lessons that can be gleaned from labor organizing in the face of disaster.

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Lenore Palladino

We face an economic crisis not least because the rules of corporate governance slight workers and preclude economic resiliency. We must reform them now.

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Felicia Wong Mike Konczal

Our long-term goal must go well beyond the Senate bill to build a more resilient economy.

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Arindrajit Dube

We must act now to support families and businesses. Greatly expanding U.S. unemployment insurance is an obvious way to go—in part because the system is already up and running.

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Hannah Appel

Debt’s ubiq­uity is a burden, but also an opportunity.

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Suresh Naidu

They can give up free-market orthodoxy, but still can’t bring themselves to embrace labor.

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Elizabeth Catte

It’s time to rewrite the narrative of “Trump Country.” Rural places weren’t always red, and many are turning increasingly blue.