Today, 1% of Americans are taking home nearly 20 percent of the country's total income, and own more than 35% of America's wealth.
Watch: Join us on this day of celebration and agitation for the struggles of workers the world over. As the May Day music video "We Stand For Justice" depicts.
Chiquita sues to block the release of documents related to payments the company made to terrorist groups in Colombia to protect its banana-growing interests.
Apparently, Wal-mart CEO Mike Duke isn't getting the message from all those employee protests over pay and benefits. During an event sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations, Bloomberg LP President Dan Doctoroff asked Duke about
In America, people who work hard should be able to afford basic necessities like groceries, rent, childcare and transportation. While fast food corporations reap the benefits of record profits, workers earn $7.25/hr and are barely getting
After a Black Friday action at Wal-Mart, NYC fast-food workers walk out, challenging a nearly union-free industry
Employees of a Phoenix, Arizona Wal-Mart protest on Black Friday...
For the first time in 50 years of Wal-Mart’s smiley-faced existence, workers have been walking out and attempting to disrupt Wal-Mart’s warp-speed supply chain. Why? Because they want things like ceiling fans when it’s 120 degrees outside. But some billionaires can be SO touchy!
Across the country, Walmart employs 1.4 million people. We are not just the Associates that you see in stores, we are moms and dads, sons and daughters, husbands and wives working hard to support our families.
This is a call to unemployed and precarious people, workers, retired, students, undocumented migrants, homeless… Let us all demonstrate together on the same day all over Europe against poverty-inducing policies in order to build transnational solidarity and to move forward in the convergence of our various movements.