Posts Tagged: labor
What's called sex trafficking is more often voluntary sex work, which is not without its hazards either.
Public sector unions are among the only institutions that still stand against the unchecked influence of corporations. And they are under attack.
India and China, two leading emerging economies in the world, are competing with each other, as well as Africa's traditional western trading partners, to build a stronger relationship with Africa.
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.