class war
Historically, caregiving has been one of the most undervalued professions in society despite being one of the most important, and labor organizer Ai-jen Poo is setting out to change that.
The retail sector is one of the areas of the economy where actual job growth is occurring, and around 10% of people in the US work in retail. That makes abusive employment practices a pretty big deal.

Nov 9, 2012 at 1:30pm | 54 comments

Like many Republicans these days, Scott Walker's got a real problem with women.
She’s determined to make sure that people know what they’re buying with a Hyatt reservation, and to point people at the kinds of improvements needed to make working conditions safe for hotel workers.
I went into it knowing that I wasn’t going to see a faithful and perfect adaptation, and that this would be okay; I was curious to know if the spirit of the books was retained.