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Local McDonald's Is Ready for Minimum Wage Hikes

The Alberta NDP wants to increase the minimum wage to $15, nearly a 50% increase over the old rate.

We know they want to do this not to help unskilled, low-wage workers, but rather to… 421 more words


LA Charter Teachers Try to Unionize

In an article featured in the Wall Street Journal, Alliance Teachers’ continue their fight to become unionized.


Alliance College-Ready Public schools are trying to start a campaign that will lead the charter network’s teachers to be apart of the Los Angeles’ largest teachers unions. 255 more words

Opinions On Politics

Civil Right, Suffrage, Unions, and Global Warming

leaving carbon in the ground

In 2009 our president and other nations agreed to a 2 degree maximum climate change. However, they also agreed to limit conflicts, not to violate each others air space and to quit spying on each other…and this time they meant it. 436 more words

Current Science

Notable Decision — Professional Janitorial Services, Inc.


This post details a recent development in the jurisprudence of mandatory arbitration agreements that requires an employer’s mandatory arbitration policy to unambiguously communicate the fact that the policy… 1,075 more words

On Labor

Revealed: Serco hire SNP-linked Lobbyists in bid to Privatise CalMac

A battle is raging on Scotland’s seas. Outsourcing giants Serco are on a mission to take over the remainder of Scotland’s lifeline ferry services (they already have Orkney and Shetland) and money appears to be of no object in their efforts. 853 more words

Treasury Board president blocked by protesters on South Shore

QUEBEC — Treasury Board president Martin Coiteux had to cancel a speaking engagement south of Montreal after dozens of protesters clashed with police and threatened to cause a disturbance. 484 more words