Tracking Blue Collar Jobs: How’s Trump Doing?

By Evan Henerson

Donald Trump pledged to bring jobs back to the U.S. Three months into his first term, the Center for Economic and Policy Research has devised a way of charting the outcome of the president’s promise.

Lawsuit: Trump Intimidated Civil Servants

By Sahid Fawaz

President Donald Trump has made a lot of enemies in his first 100 days in office.

Shopper Discovers Note in Her Walmart Purse from a Chinese Prisoner Working 14 Hour Days

By Sahid Fawaz

Low prices are often synonymous with abusive labor practices.

Tourism Down? Blame the "Trump Slump"

By Evan Henerson

Maybe President Trump doesn’t need to build a wall to keep the dangerous riff-raff out of our country. Apparently all he needs to do is keep opening his big yap.

Take a Stand on Cinco de Mayo

By Spike Dolomite Ward 

Friday is Cinco de Mayo, a celebration of the rich Mexican culture and heritage of its hard-working people. It marks the anniversary of a military victory of Mexico over the French forces of Napoleon III in 1862.  But this year, with all of the political chaos and immigrant bashing going on in Washington, DC, Cinco de Mayo has taken on greater urgency.

Peter Navarro, Trump’s new Trade Guy, is a "Bricklayer"

 

 

By Evan Henerson

We get a little nervous when we hear about any new guy on Team Trump who refers to himself as a “bricklayer” in the president’s effort to build a "wall" around U.S. workers and industries. 

Watch as Reporter Goes Undercover in Chinese iPhone Factory

By Sahid Fawaz

According to Tech Insider, "Dejian Zeng spent 12 hours a day attaching one screw to iPhones. As part of his summer project, the NYU grad student went undercover for 6 weeks at a Pegatron factory in Shanghai. He lived on-site in a dorm with 7 other people and got to experience what really goes into making the popular mobile device."

Republican Lawmaker to Teachers: If You Want a Better Life, Get a Second Job

By Sahid Fawaz

A senior Arizona lawmaker has some advice for teachers who want a better life: stop expecting a better salary and start working a second job.

Over 20,000 Workers at this Cell Phone Carrier Could Strike in Two Days

By Sahid Fawaz

AT&T Wireless workers have had enough. And now they are putting the company on notice that they will strike if they have to.

Economic Outlook for Women is Bleak

By Kelly Ross 

Is the U.S. economy better, worse or the same today compared to a year ago? 

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