Truckers for Costco and Forever 21 land victory that may allow joining the Teamsters Salon ...The Port of Los Angeles workers who alleged stolen wages and false "independent contractor" scam now one step closer to organizing with the Teamsters Union...
Fox TV's newest reality show sinks to a new level: forcing workers to fire each other for viewer entertainment.
Although increased employee control in the workplace is wonderful, the premise of the show is not. The point of “Does Someone Have to Go?” is that workers are to blame for all of the problems, all of the time.
From the Fox show description:
Ten Reasons Why the Chained CPI Is Terrible Policy firedoglake ...Social Security benefits are already declining due to increases in the retirement age and Medicare premiums...
The Fall of Plan B: Self-Destruction in the Cause of the 0.3 Percent New Yorker ...On Thursday evening, John Boehner unexpectedly called off the vote on Plan B because he didn’t have enough votes to pass the measure...
The website Media Matters does a great job checking the sloppy reporting and outright lies of irresponsible media outlets. So when Fox & Friends today said Ohio lost 400,000 jobs since Obama was elected president, Media Matters pointed out the truth:
In fact, the 400,000 figure includes job losses that occurred for two years
before Obama took office in the midst of a deep recession.