Posts Tagged: labor
Monologist Mike Daisey takes on Apple and challenges audiences to exercise their consumer power to effect change.
CNN and other media outlets are missing the real story about foreign laborers in Libya and elsewhere in the Middle East.
Democrats and civil society groups won important concessions on the free trade agreement with Peru. But politicians in both countries have undermined those gains.
This Halloween, try to ensure that your chocolate isn't tainted.
How can we come out of this recession with a manufacturing sector and a workforce that are globally competitive, that produce things that people need in the new green economy?
If Time magazine had any inkling of sense, it would name the Nini the person of the year for 2010.
Don't supply and demand dictate that new immigrants will steal jobs and drive down wages for U.S. citizens? A leading immigration economist explains why not.
An international tribunal gives the green light to a lawsuit brought by two companies attempting to overcome strong public and government resistance to their destructive gold mining.
A new U.S. law requires that companies doing business in the Congo and adjoining countries disclose the provenance of the minerals transacted efforts taken to ensure armed groups don't profit.
Economic downturn in Europe has led to an upsurge in racism and xenophobia.