On the 20th anniversary of NAFTA, immigration and labor activist David Bacon says that the trade agreement created Mexican billionaires, kept Mexican workers’ wages flat, destroyed US jobs – and revealed the need for worker solidarity across borders
Most unemployed persons in US do not receive any insurance, while European countries and Japan offer higher benefit levels that last one to two years
Highest increases of homeless children seen in states like North Carolina where austerity policies predominate
Adjunct professors represent 75% of college instructors. This week, they are organizing events in 25 states.
About 60,000 African migrants have arrived in Israel since 2006, fleeing unrest in their home countries. But upon arrival in the ostensibly democratic country, the migrants have faced intense persecution and have been branded as “infiltrators” by right-wing politicians and activists.
Port of Baltimore Shutdown: Longshoremen in solidarity with nationwide labor struggle