On August 14, at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, TPS holders defended the preliminary injunction which prevents the government from terminating their humanitarian legal status. The Ninth Circuit considered the Trump Administration’s challenge to a district court order which halted the terminations of TPS for El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua, and Sudan. After the filing…

680 undocumented workers were detained by ICE last week at a Mississippi poultry plant. None of the company executives arrested. And now the company is already holding a jobs fair. The Associated Press reports: “Days after immigration agents arrested 680 Latino workers in a massive workplace sting at seven Mississippi chicken processing plants, job seekers…

After receiving the bad news about layoffs, thousands of Lowe’s workers learned that they will receive zero dollars in severance. CBS News reports: “Lowe’s roughly 300,000 employees are ‘without question’ the home-improvement chain’s ‘greatest asset,’ according to their boss, CEO Marvin Ellison. He offered the shout-out at the retailer’s annual shareholder meeting in May, crediting…

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Labor leaders are angry over President Donald Trump’s apparent favoring of foreign airlines over American workers. Forbes reports: “President Donald Trump has consistently expressed support for protecting American jobs. But four top airline industry labor leaders say that support seemed to waver at a White House meeting last month. The July 18th White House meeting was…