Posts Tagged: labor
Instead of splurging on sponsoring the Super Bowl halftime show, Bridgestone Firestone should start paying its Liberian rubber workers a living wage.
The scandal of lead paint on toys imported from China is an issue that is as much about U.S. domestic politics and culture as toxicology.
Don't do it with military spending or tax cuts, a new study shows.
Villagers are resisting Korean steelmaker POSCO's project in India and hundreds of them are prepared to die rather than move.
2007 marks the 200th anniversary of the end of the trans-Atlantic slave trade but modern-day forms of slavery are devastating lives throughout much of the African world.
China wants to change its labor law in favor of workers and, according to Tim Costello, Brendan Smith, and Jeremy Brecher, foreign corporations are squawking.
The country's proposed legislation will not eliminate its labor problems.
Firestone Natural Rubber Company is facing increasing international scrutiny for exploiting the people and natural environment of Liberia.
Most undocumented workers come from a region heavily influenced by U.S. foreign policy. It's not a coincidence.
Accord wont help abused guest workers.