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Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day from Laketown Chocolates.

Labor Day is broadly thought to be the official “end of summer” as most schools, universities and colleges resume the school year following Labor Day holiday. 416 more words

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Happy Labor Day New York

According to the U.S. Department of Labor “Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. 27 more words

A Day In The City

Labor Day stems from deadly labor strike, but few Americans know the history

A labor movement in Chicago in 1894 left 30 Pullman workers dead, and later spurred Congress and President Grover Cleveland to pass a bill creating Labor Day. 1,275 more words

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Taking Time Off Work Adds Years To Your Life

Children are heading back to school and summer’s final hurrah in the U.S., Labor Day, is once again upon us. With that in mind, my question for you is: did you take time off this summer? 502 more words

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Americans Are Too Afraid And Stressed To Take Days Off From Work

American workers are too scared to go on vacation. About 40 percent of us don’t plan on using all of our paid time off this year, according to a new survey released Tuesday by the U.S. 812 more words

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Noam Chomsky: How to Ruin an Economy

Chomsky spoke at The Third Boston Symposium on Economics on February 10th 2014. In this video, he discusses the structural problems that prevent “willing hands” from finding a productive place in our society.

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The Truth about American Productivity

If you listen to any mainstream economist ​you’ll learn that “productivity growth is good for American workers.” Productivity goes up, and with it comes rising prosperity for all. 393 more words

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