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"Labor Unions And Trusts" 06/23

Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the husbandman waiteth for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain.  363 more words

Morning Devotions

The worst jobs in America are getting worse thanks to a loophole in US laws

At ports in Los Angeles, short-haul truckers have jobs that look more like indentured servitude than employment.

In an in-depth investigation by USA Today, which relied on accounts from more than 300 drivers, reporter Brett Murphy described a horrific arrangement in which workers, even after putting in grueling hours, sometimes owe their employers money at the end of their pay periods. 710 more words

Labor pledges to protect the Royal National Park

The National Parks Association of NSW, welcomes the statement by Luke Foley (June 22nd 2017) that “Labor, the party that built the finest national park system in the world here in New South Wales, won’t have a bar of a toll road being carved through one of our state’s most popular, most visited national parks, a mecca for our citizens and for tourists, a refuge for hundreds of plant and animal species, and 300 species of birds.” 275 more words

Media Releases

When Lovers Touch, Their Breathing and Heartbeat Syncs While Pain Wanes

Summary: Study explores how interpersonal synchronization could help to decrease pain.

Source: University of Colorado at Boulder.

Fathers-to-be, take note: You may be more useful in the labor and delivery room than you realize. 983 more words

Health

When The Revolution Comes by Gaither Stewart

by Gaither Stewart
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Rome, Italy
Previously published August 8, 2011
June 22, 2017

The Historical Gastonia Textile Mill Strikes Are Not Forgotten… 2,472 more words

Politics

Pride in the Labor Movement

In honor of Pride Month, we are featuring items from the Labor Collections at Special Collections and University Archives that highlight the role of the LGBTQ+ community in the labor movement. 452 more words

Exhibits

He is finally here! Labour, Birth and Breastfeeding... Part 1...👶🏼🍼

It’s been a while, so firstly HELLO! Second of all, this is a very special post as our darling baby boy has finally arrived, making this my first blog post as a mum of 2! 1,654 more words

Motherhood