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Will Tipped Workers Get Excluded Again From Minimum Wage Hike?

March 14, 2014

Federal tipped workers’ $2.13 hour wage hasn’t been raised since 1991, but will the Harkin-Miller bill be enough of a raise?

Thatcher Gave More Power to Finance

April 8, 2013

Michael Hudson: Thatcher deregulated banking and made London the center of speculation and financialization

World Leaders Pay Their Final Respects at Chavez's Funeral

March 9, 2013
Leaders from around the world gathered in Caracas for Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez’s funeral Friday

Bolivians Grieve Death of Chavez

March 8, 2013

Government Officials say Bolivia-Venezuela ties will not change