A ruling by the National Labor Relations Board says Walmart unlawfully harassed and fired employees for protesting.
“I cannot help but wonder if Zimmerman had been held accountable for the violence he had already inflicted on girls and women, that Trayvon Martin might be with us here today.”
She started working in a garment factory when she was 12 years old. By the time she was 15, she was president of her local union.
'Oh Christ!'—British novelist Doris Lessing upon learning that she had won the 2007 Nobel Prize for literature. Lessing died on Sunday at age 94.
Today we remember Nobel-Prize winning British author Doris Lessing by revisiting our interviews with her from 1988 and 1992. Lessing published more than 50 books, including fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and memoir.
She passed away on Sunday morning at the age of 94.
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Dear Walmart: If your employees can’t afford food, it’s time to raise their wages—not ask them for charity.
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Across the country, defendants have been given life without parole for such crimes as having a crack pipe, “siphoning gasoline from a truck,” and, in another Louisiana case, shoplifting a $159 jacket.
In a speech Tuesday Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren offered an indictment of the enforcers and lawmakers who have failed to rein Wall Street.
History illustrates that Typhoon Haiyan was a man-made disaster that’s the result of climate debt.
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