Posts Tagged ‘Labor’

Blue and White, Labor plan merger as Gantz and Netanyahu hold coalition talks

Blue and White chairman Benny Gantz met with Labor chief Amir Peretz on Monday to discuss a possible merger of their parties as they are set to join the government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, following the dissolution of Labor’s alliance with the left-wing Meretz. The talks came as Gantz also met Monday with Netanyahu […]

3 Moroccan Jews, including a mother and son related to Israel’s Labor Party chief, die of coronavirus

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Labor, Gesher said set to join Gantz in gov’t; Liberman allies say ‘no chance’

Sources close to Yisrael Beytenu chief Avgidor Liberman said Friday there was “no chance” of Liberman following Benny Gantz in entering Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government, even as the former Blue and White leader said he was “at peace” with his unavoidable decision at a time of national crisis. The sources told several Hebrew media […]

What the the Democratic Party can learn from the collapse of the Israeli Labor Party, and how it can avoid a similar fate 

The 2020 elections pose a daunting question for Democrats – will they go with a progressive candidate or a moderate one?  In helping to decide which way to turn it could be helpful for the Democrats to consider the history of the Israeli Labor Party, which faced a similar crossroads and took a direction which […]

In Case of Deadly Coronavirus Outbreak, New York Plans To Use Prison Labor to Dig Mass Graves

Two dozen new cases of Covid-19, a deadly strain of novel coronavirus, were detected in the United States over the weekend, bringing the total to 42, with 47 more U.S. nationals infected either in China or aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship. Included in the 42 is New York City’s first case; the patient in question is […]

Labor-Gesher-Meretz leader okay with government propped up by Arab parties

Suicide bomber in Pakistan kills 8 at Islamist rally A powerful suicide bombing has killed eight people and wounded 16 others in Pakistan’s restive Baluchistan province, local police say, when it struck an Islamist rally in the regional capital. Police say the blast went off near Quetta’s press club, where dozens of supporters for a […]

Rottweiler Goes into Labor as Expected, but the Babies Keep On Coming

Jessie the Rottweiler was expecting puppies and the whole family was over the moon when they heard the great news. Her human mommy, Eleanor Usher, was the most excited of all. The mommy-to-be had regular check ups at the vet’s who told them how Jessie was carrying six to eight puppies. But the truth was […]

Mike Bloomberg Exploited Prison Labor to Make 2020 Presidential Campaign Phone Calls

FORMER NEW YORK CITY mayor and multibillionaire Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg used prison labor to make campaign calls. Through a third-party vendor, the Mike Bloomberg 2020 campaign contracted New Jersey-based call center company ProCom, which runs calls centers in New Jersey and Oklahoma. Two of the call centers in Oklahoma are operated out of […]

Bloomberg Admits Explosive Report on His Campaign’s Use of Prison Labor is Accurate

(CD) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said in a statement late Tuesday that The Intercept‘s explosive report on his presidential campaign’s use of prison labor to make phone calls is “fundamentally accurate” but insisted he was not aware of the practice, which prompted a torrent of outrage from rights advocates. “Earlier today, a news outlet reported that […]

Billionaire Bloomberg Exploited Prison Labor to Promote His Campaign, Report Says

Billionaire Democrat presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg exploited prison labor to help promote his campaign, according to a report. “Through a third-party vendor, the Mike Bloomberg 2020 campaign contracted New Jersey-based call center company ProCom, which runs calls centers in New Jersey and Oklahoma,” The Intercept reported. “Two of the call centers in Oklahoma are operated out […]

Apple, Google, Microsoft, Dell and Tesla are sued over alleged child labor in Congo

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Labor Organizers Have Filed A Complaint Against The Marciano Art Foundation Over Its Abrupt Closure In The Wake Of Unionization Efforts

Labor Organizers Have Filed A Complaint Against The Marciano Art Foundation Over Its Abrupt Closure In The Wake Of Unionization Efforts Above Photo: Paul Marciano (L) and Maurice Marciano. Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for GUESS?. This Black Friday, November 29, join us in a demonstration of solidarity with unfairly treated workers at the Marciano […]

Union Opponents Of Medicare For All Don’t Speak For Labor’s Most Vulnerable Members

Union Opponents Of Medicare For All Don’t Speak For Labor’s Most Vulnerable Members Above Photo: From Beyondchron.org As popular support grows for replacing private insurance plans with Medicare for All, critics of the single-payer approach have been playing up the fact that some top union officials, and their political allies, don’t want to do away […]

Vote Yes: A Historic CUNY Labor Contract

Vote Yes: A Historic CUNY Labor Contract Above: CUNY Needs a Raise by Dave Sanders At 2 a.m. on Friday October 18, I walked out of the Manhattan headquarters of the City University of New York (CUNY) having helped to line-edit a labor contract memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the sixth time that day. I […]

A Historic CUNY Labor Contract

A Historic CUNY Labor Contract Above Photo: Dave Sanders At 2 a.m. on Friday October 18, I walked out of the Manhattan headquarters of the City University of New York (CUNY) having helped to line-edit a labor contract memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the sixth time that day. I sit on the bargaining team of the […]

US Productivity Plunges Most Since 2015 As Unit Labor Costs Surge

US Productivity unexpectedly posted the first decline in almost four years and labor costs accelerated in Q3, suggesting a pickup in efficiency earlier this year was more of a temporary shift. Nonfarm business employee output per hour decreased at a 0.3% annualized rate in the third quarter, well below the expected rise of 0.9% and the first […]

History of America’s Labor Movement

In contrast to most other industrialised nations, the US has never accepted the concept of labor unions, which were always denigrated in the media as a kind of dangerous socialism that would exploit workers. But it was always true that it was capitalism that exploited workers and socialism that attempted to protect them. Thanks to […]

California church leaders charged with forced labor of homeless, US attorney says

(CNN) A dozen leaders of a California-based ministry have been indicted by a federal grand jury, accused of forced labor of mostly homeless people, a US attorney said. Imperial Valley Ministries leaders recruited people by promising food and shelter, and instead forced them to beg for money for nine hours a day, […]

Florida Declares State Of Emergency As Hurricane Dorian Set To Ruin Labor Day Weekend

Just in time to spoil Labor Day weekend, Hurricane Dorian has barreled through the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico without causing much damage, and is now headed straight for the Florida coastline. After intensifying from a tropical storm into a hurricane late Wednesday, the storm continued to strengthen as it pulled closer […]

Bennett says Labor chief’s economic plan will turn Israel into Venezuela

Labor Party chief Amir Peretz hit back at the United Right’s Naftali Bennett for criticizing his newly unveiled economic plan as “extreme socialism” that would turn Israel into Venezuela. At a press conference Monday, Peretz vowed to push economic policies that would counter Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s “piggish capitalism,” saying the Israeli leader’s moves had […]

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