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"Economic Food Poisoning": The Bankrupt Delusions Of Donald Trump, The 'King Of Debt'

According to Donald Trump, at $19 trillion the federal government has too much debt. Or so little debt that we could pay it off in eight years. 1,135 more words

Media

Five Reasons to Cheer for Unions This Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a perfect time to celebrate the capacity for upward mobility women have gained in the workforce — especially when it comes to labor unions. 693 more words

American Workers

A Message from Bernie Sanders

A Message from Bernie Sanders after his stand with Verizon Workers:

“Yesterday the CEO of Verizon said that I was “contemptible.” He doesn’t like that yesterday I walked the picket line with striking Verizon workers, or that I think Verizon needs to pay its fair share in taxes. 141 more words

Unions

To these guys, sign spinning isn't just a job—it's a calling

Los Angeles

You may have seen them on the side of the road, or perhaps at a highway on-ramp, twirling arrow-shaped signs to entice passing drivers to check out a new housing development or advertise… 253 more words

Ensuring Transparency in Reporting For Employer and Labor Relations: The “Persuader Rule”

You’ve probably watched one before.

An anti-union video so painfully corny, you probably had to turn it off after a few seconds.

Anti-union videos — … 373 more words

Current Events

Eating his pie in the sky

Today was one of those nippy but sunny early spring days (at least here in Sweden) when the brightness of the day made it quite impossible not to be outside, no matter that you needed gloves and three sweaters and thick boots and a warm scarf not to freeze to death. 2,233 more words

Writing

American Workers Are More Stressed Than Ever

Stressed about money, even when you go to work? If that sounds familiar, you’re not alone. Research from workplace wellness consulting company Workplace Options shows that Americans are more worried about their finances than ever, and it’s interfering with our ability to do our jobs. 207 more words

Leadership