94 Million Out of the Workforce? Not Exactly, Mr. Trump

By Michael Messina

In Donald Trump’s speech to Congress this week, he claimed “94 million Americans are out of the labor force.” This is just another example of Trump deceiving the public in order to push his agenda. Yahoo Finance recently reported that while his number is technically correct, there is a lot wrong with such a claim.

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Three Reasons Why Self-Checkout Machines Are Bad for Everyone

By Sahid Fawaz

If there is one thing that everyone can agree on it's that self-checkout machines are evil.

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Proposed Work Perk – Subsidized Sex


By Evan Henerson

Gotta hand it to the Swedes. They sure know how to take monotony out of the work week.

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Skip Trump and "Rise" with Cleve Jones and UNITE HERE

By Evan Henerson

UNITE HERE can take some special pride with the airing of the ABC miniseries “When we Rise” which chronicles the history of the U.S. gay liberation movement through the real life stories of five activists. The four-part event kicks off tonight at 9 pm. and continues Wednesday through Friday.

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Celebrate Mardi Gras With Our Union-Made Party List

By Sahid Fawaz

Mardi Gras is the biggest party of the year in New Orleans - and what a party it is! But that doesn't stop people from all over the country from celebrating it too.

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Right-to-Work Watch – New Hampshire Says No!

By Evan Henerson

New Hampshire may be a small state population-wise, but it’s union proud.

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Grab Your Union-Made Popcorn, It’s Oscars Night

By Michael Messina

Yes, the Oscars are union, very union; from the actors to the below-the-line crew to the people putting on the actual show. Hollywood is a union town through and through. And if you’re watching the festivities at home, we want you to be stocked with the goods that will provide that good old fashioned theater experience. We’ve put together a guide to union-made popcorn, candy and soft drinks – goodies that support companies that treat their workers well.

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Billionaire Elon Musk Makes Case for Basic Universal Income for All People

By Sahid Fawaz

Elon Musk is one of the most famous living capitalists today. From SpaceX to Tesla, Musk has gained a reputation for his visionary way of doing business.

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Bill Gates to Companies Replacing Workers: Your Robots Should Pay Taxes

By Sahid Fawaz

The march of technology may be inevitable in certain industries but that does not mean that businesses should just horde all the productivity gains at the cost of society.

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5th Annual Oscars Special

By Michael Messina

The 5th Annual Labor 411 Oscars Special is here, celebrating another year of awards that revolve around an industry that is highly unionized. Even the show itself is put together and run with union hands. In their honor we’ve put together another fun list of union-made products inspired by this year’s batch of Best Picture nominees.

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