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Gawker’s Idealism Is Exactly What the Labor Movement Needs
June 05, 2015

The publication is making broad arguments on behalf of unions as vehicles of worker empowerment.

Happy Labor Day. Are Unions Dead?
August 31, 2014

No, says an expert and former labor official. But they're in trouble.

What It Will Take for Obama to Satisfy His Immigration Critics
April 21, 2014

Immigration advocates push Obama to "go big" with his executive authority. 

How Labor Learned to Love Immigration
May 13, 2013

No group in America, aside from Latino activists, is a more steadfast champion of  generous immigration reform than organized labor.