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The (Not So) Beautiful Game - The Workers' Cup

As someone living in an English city that is home to two major football teams, I’m currently surrounded by a storm of World Cup fever. It’s easy to get swept up in the excitement and spectacle of matches, as well as the ecstasy and agony of routing for your home team; and it’s even easier to forget the labourers that worked to make the event a… 704 more words


Probably Elon Musk was bored of subcontracting of space works and he is looking for new business opportunities in the field of "humor"

Those who proclaim themselves “socialists” are usually depressing, have no sense of humor & attended an expensive college. Fate loves irony.

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) …

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F***ing Earth Policy

This Week in Labor Ep. #02

In this bonus episode This Week in Labor takes a look at the working conditions at AT&T and Tesla. We also examine wage theft among US corporations. 38 more words

Disneyland,UPS and Hilton Hotels Organize For Better Working Conditions

Welcome to the premiere episode of This Week in Labor. I am your host Tim Billado and here are this weeks top stories….

What do Disneyland, UPS and Hilton Hotels have in common? 58 more words

This Week in Labor

Welcome to This Week in Labor. I am your host Tim Billado. Every week we strive to bring you current news about union organizing efforts all around the globe. 72 more words

Reduce houselessness with living wage, paid family leave

More than a quarter of the 25 seats in the Hawaii Senate are held by women. More than a quarter of the 51 seats in the Hawaii House of Representatives are held by women. 653 more words


Update on Anthony Rivera's Whistleblower Case Against Lawrence Livermore Lab

June 5, 2018

 Dear La Jicarita Editor,

On October 8, 2015 your Editor’s Note above my Whistleblower Retaliation story, mentions that the contractor Lawrence Livermore National Security’s (LLNS) laid off workers reached a settlement of well over $30 million in their lawsuit against LLNS. 3,063 more words

Environmental Regulation