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Elizabeth Warren’s Trade Plan Empowers Workers, Not Corporations

Elizabeth Warren's Trade Plan Empowers Workers, Not Corporations

The Massachusetts senator's latest plan is about power as much as policies.



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7th floor of building collapsed in north Houston

Workers Hurt In Partial Building Collapse In North Houston

Workers were pouring concrete at the time of the collapse, according to authorities.



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Bernie Sanders Says Campaign Staff All Making More Than $15 Per Hour After New Union Deal

Bernie Sanders Says Campaign Staff All Making More Than $15 Per Hour After New Union Deal

"I'm proud that all of our workers are gonna be well paid," the 2020 presidential hopeful said.



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Goodwill head who makes $164,000 fired disabled workers after minimum wage hike

Goodwill Head Who Makes $164,000 Fired Disabled Workers After Minimum Wage Hike

Regional arm of nonprofit known for its thrift stores forced to backtrack after firestorm of criticism



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Former Tesla workers claim they were fired for using maternity and sick leave

Former Tesla Workers Claim They Were Fired For Using Maternity And Sick Leave

Current and former workers also claim point-system attendance policy penalizes employees for use of paid time off



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Bernie Sanders says Social Security is the most successful government program. He's right

Social Security Is Most Successful Program, Financial Foundation

According to Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, "Social Security is the most successful government program in our nation's...



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34 workers trapped underground at Saskatchewan potash mine

Workers Trapped In Saskatchewan Potash Mine Safely Above Ground

Nutrien says all 34 workers trapped in the Cory potash mine have been safely brought to the surface.



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America's labor movement is finally waking up after a 30 year slumber

America's Labor Movement Is Finally Waking Up After A 30 Year Slumber

Organized labor activity is picking up and it could be good news for workers, businesses and the whole US economy.



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Mayor, doctors and social workers arrested in scheme to brainwash children into believing they had been abused and sell them

Mayor, Doctors And Social Workers Arrested For 'brainwashing Children Into Thinking Their Parents Sexually Abused Them'

Network fabricated evidence and made children believe they had been abused in adoption scheme worth hundreds of thousands of euros



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The Memphis hospital suing its own workers for unpaid medical bills

The Memphis Hospital Suing Its Own Workers For Unpaid Medical Bills

It's not uncommon for hospitals to sue patients over unpaid debts, but what is striking at Methodist is how many of those patients end up being its own employees



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Walmart got a $2.2 billion tax cut. Now it's laying off workers

Walmart Got A $2.2 Billion Tax Cut. Now It's Laying Off Workers

Retail giant is among numerous companies that shared tax windfall with shareholders while laying off many workers



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With Not One Mention of Climate Crisis or Soaring Inequality, Sanders Says Trump Reelection Rally Shows He Is 'Out of Touch' and 'Must Be Defeated'

For Not Mentioning Climate Crisis Or Soaring Inequality, Sanders Calls Trump 'Man Living In Parallel Universe' Who 'Must Be Defeated'

"Our job is to keep our eyes on the prize, which is creating a decent life for all people," Sanders in video response to the president's official 2020 kickoff speech. "Our job is to resist Trump's effort to divide us up."



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Amazon condemns Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for 'starvation wages' comment

Amazon Condemns Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez For 'starvation Wages' Comment

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticized Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for being a billionaire while his company pays its warehouse workers "starvation wages." Amazon says Ocasio-Cortez is "just wrong."



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Workers see job promises vanish as bosses pocket Trump tax windfall

Bosses Pocket Trump Tax Windfall As Workers See Job Promises Vanish

AT&T, General Motors and Wells Fargo vowed to use tax cuts to create jobs. In fact, they did the opposite



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Hirings hit record high, 1.6 million more jobs than unemployed

Hiring By US Businesses Hits A Record High

The total number of workers hired rose to a new high in April while the amount of unemployed workers still vastly outnumbered the available jobs.



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Bernie Sanders: Walmart resistance to raising minimum wage is 'grotesque,' slams Walton family

Bernie Sanders Calls Walmart Minimum Wage 'grotesque' And 'absurd'

Sen. Bernie Sanders in an interview Tuesday slammed mega-retailer Walmart’s resistance to raising its workers minimum wage to $15 per h...



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Ford Will Lay Off 7,000 White-Collar Workers

Ford Will Lay Off 7,000 White-collar Workers

Ford is cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs, or about 10% of its salaried staff worldwide, as part of a cost-cutting effort it says will save the company about $600 million a year.



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“America Makes a Lot of Money off the Sick” - The for-profit health care system in the US has created a crisis for patients and medical workers. That's why 2,000 health care workers are on strike in Ohio this week.

"America Makes A Lot Of Money Off The Sick"

The for-profit health care system in the US has created a crisis for patients and medical workers. That's why 2,000 health care workers are on strike in Ohio this week.



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Delta airlines staff told 'don't unionise, buy video games'

Delta Airlines Staff Told 'don't Unionise, Buy Video Games'

Posters discouraging Delta staff from joining a union prompt a significant backlash on social media.



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'It's because we were union members': Boeing fires workers who organized

'It's Because We Were Union Members': Boeing Fires Workers Who Organized

Workers terminated by the aircraft maker in South Carolina see their dismissals as part of efforts to stifle a nascent union



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