It’s time to end our national reliance on tipped workers. The unhealthy dynamic created by tipping emerges from decades of legalized subminimum wages and keeps workers subservient to the whims of employers and customers.
Behold, the New GOP Culture Wars
The Republican Party’s latest wave of attacks against anyone who threatens the white supremacist patriarchy is couched in false concern for health and well-being.
How Corporations Hope to Eviscerate Workers’ Right to Strike
Corporations so fear this kind of worker power that they’re asking the U.S. Supreme Court to rig the scales and help them kill future strikes before they even begin.
Google’s Stock Climbed After It Fired 12,000 Employees—But What Did They Get Out of It?
The tech sector is laying off tens of thousands of workers, making it clear that economic growth is currently valued above all else.
How the Select Committee Wrote a Prosecution Memo for Trump’s Indictment
The House select committee investigating the January 2021 attack on the Capitol has referred former President Donald Trump and a handful of top aides to the Justice Department’s special counsel for criminal prosecution under four statutes related to impeding the transfer of power to Joe Biden after Trump lost the election.
An Entire Decade of Benefits Denial for Vets After Toxic Chemical Exposure?
In 1985, the greatest trichloroethylene level was 280 times over the safe exposure limit, whereas the highest perchloroethylene level eclipsed the safe exposure limit by 43 times.
Nepo Babies and the Myth of the Meritocracy
Society’s top tiers are rife with nepotism. It’s past time to expose just how much unearned wealth and power has been accrued by elites.
‘Public Trust’—A Key Legal Tool to Preserve Our Natural Resources
Law professor Mary Wood breaks down how people can protect their right to clean air, water, and land as well as fortify their climate change resiliency.
Breaking the law is honorable and supported by politicians when people like her do it, otherwise …
A good friend wrote & posted a piece about how we judge law enforcement & criminality. His kindness & likely his desire to not offend made him hold back.
Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Heads Back to Court Today
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2013 CONTACT: Cynthia Gordy, Advancement Project, [email protected], 202-341-0555 Sara Mullen, ACLU of Pennsylvania, [email protected], 215-592-1513 x122 Darryl Van Duch, Arnold & Porter, [email protected], 202-942-5534 Barbara Macholz, Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia, [email protected], 267-546-1304 PENNSYLVANIA VOTER ID LAW HEADS BACK TO COURT, ON FIRST DAY OF NEW TRIAL Attorneys to […]