Rejimon Kuttappan / Open DemocracyDec 9, 2022
The terminated employment and theft of wages and benefits that thousands of migrant workers in Qatar experienced as the virus spread constitute a tragedy. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
JENNIFER GOLLAN / RevealMay 19, 2019
An investigation by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting uncovers widespread mistreatment of workers who tend to the elderly. Dig deeper ( 17 Min. Read )
By Jon Queally / Common DreamsNov 2, 2015
"Only in the senile, decrepit, and unbelievably corrupt modern version of the United States would this sickening decadence even be considered possible, let alone doable." Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigSep 1, 2014
On the eve of Labor Day, the editors of The New York Times called for a federal "full-employment agenda that regards labor, not corporations, as the center of the economy." Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
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Richard Cisneros, owner of seven McDonald's franchises in Manhattan, is now obliged to pay nearly $500,000 to workers at his fast-food restaurants. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
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The poor provide a juicy target for anyone depraved enough to make a business of stealing from them. The trick is to rob them in ways that are systematic, impersonal and almost impossible to trace to individual perpetrators. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
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