Home Run! Baseball Uniforms will Still be Made in Easton, PA

By Evan Henerson

As the World Baseball Classic demonstrated, Major League Baseball may continue to branch out internationally and reach markets all over the globe, but the jerseys are all-American. 

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Get Grillin' for Ethical Consumer Week

The sun is shining bright and with summer coming up quick the grill needs to be put to work. We’ve also got plenty of BuyBlue-approved games, drinks and snacks to make your party a smash hit during #ECW.

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Get the Best for Your Basket During Ethical Consumer Week

Ethical Consumer Week is this week and the Easter Bunny will soon be making his rounds and filling up baskets with a vibrant assortment of goodies. You can make sure his stock is BuyBlue approved! Our list of Easter supplies below will help you make this Easter a festive and colorful day, all while helping to support good jobs.

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"Right to Work" Advocates Sink to New Low as Unions Try to Put Issue Before Voters


By Sahid Fawaz

When Missouri lawmakers approved "right to work" legislation recently, the labor movement decided to bring the issue to the people through a referendum.

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Trepidation over Automation - Avoid Those Self-Checkout Machines

By Evan Henerson

There are thousands of easy ways a person can do the right thing and be a good, jobs-saving consumer during Ethical Consumer Week (#ECW). Not all of them involve purchasing ethical products. 

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Spend Wisely and Chow Down During Ethical Consumer Week

By Evan Henerson

What’s the greatest part about consumers choosing to spend their dollars wisely to support good jobs and bolster the middle class?

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How to Camp During Ethical Consumer Week

Welcome to the great outdoors! It’s camping season and Labor 411 has put together another great camping list with products that help support a strong middle class during Ethical Consumer Week. Make a melty s’more or just kick back in the sun and know your trip’s got the BuyBlue stamp of approval.

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Beer and Snacks for Ethical Consumer Week

We’ve got more than 250 union-made beers to make your Ethical Consumer Week that much sweeter – or bitter, as the case may be. And you gotta have snacks to go with those suds, so we’ve got a list of tasty muchables, too. By supporting brewers who treat their employees fairly, you’re helping us all drink our way to a stronger America!

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Trump Claims his Presidency Created 600,000 Jobs. It's a Lie.

Sahid Fawaz

President Donald Trump really (really) wants you to believe that he is the "Jobs President."

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10 Ways to Enjoy Ethical Consumer Week in L.A.

By Evan Henerson

Ethical Consumer Week (ECW) is in full swing. If you happen to live in the Los Angeles area here are 10 fun ways to enjoy the week. 

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