General Motors knew about a faulty part in some of its cars--but chose to gamble with the lives of its customers, rather than risk the bottom line.
UPS has sent a message that it intends to make an example out of New York City workers who walked off the job.
As part of a national day of action against deportations, hundreds of activists rallied outside of the Northwest Detention Center.
A leader of the struggle against apartheid has issued a statement in defense of the academic and cultural boycott of Israel.
NFL star Richard Sherman is especially dangerous because he is both untouchable as an athlete and merciless as a critic.
A new contract for bus drivers in Burlington, Vt., proves that strikes can win--when union members are united and the community supports them.
The military teaches soldiers like Ivan Lopez to devalue others' lives--and when combat stress is added in, the result is volatile.
The Black population is declining in Bay Area cities, under pressure from unemployment and rising housing costs.
After her party's success in local elections, the leader of France's National Front has found a new way to punish Muslims.
The Portland State University Student Union explains why it stands with the struggle of faculty for a fair union contract.
When they make their case, socialists take into account the audience they hope to convince and the kinds of arguments needed at the time.
Candidates committed to education justice and rank-and-file power have launched their campaign to lead the Seattle Education Association.
This year's Labor Notes conference will highlight the strategies of reformers for overcoming the crisis facing labor.
The families of young children are scrambling to find services as Head Start and Early Head Start are eviscerated.
Unions and nonprofit organizations have launched "Lift Up Oakland," a campaign to raise Oakland's minimum wage.
A report on inequality and resource exploitation supposedly tied to NASA has been misleadingly hyped by the media.
Former Black Panther Jalil Muntaqim, one of the longest held political prisoners in the world, has a parole hearing in June.
A homeless single mother leaves her kids napping in the car while she goes to a job interview. What kind of society throws her in jail?
San Francisco is poised for another significant wave of foreclosures--and the real estate barons are licking their chops.
In North Adams, Mass., a hospital that has been open for well over a century was shut down on three days' notice.
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