Posts Tagged ‘Labor’

Don’t believe corporate America’s ‘labor shortage’ bullshit. This is an unofficial general strike.

[embedded content] For the first time in years, American workers have enough bargaining leverage to demand better working conditions and higher wages—and are refusing to work until they get them. Here’s where that leverage comes from. After a year and a half of the pandemic, consumers have pent-up demand for all sorts of goods and […]

Ex-Alitalia Flight Attendants Strip In Labor Protest

Dozens of former flight attendants from defunct Italian airline Alitalia stripped off their uniforms Wednesday, wearing only undergarments in a silent, choreographed protest in central Rome. Long financially ailing, Italy’s decades-old airline flew its last flight on Oct. 14. A new airline, ITA, began flying the next day, using some of Alitalia’s aircraft. It also […]

The jewish Gulag System: Murderous Slave Labor Penal Colonies

The Gulag: Communism’s Penal Colonies Revisited Daniel Michaels During the twentieth century it became common practice for nations to detain citizens whose loyalty to the state was considered unreliable or suspect in times of war or “national emergency.” To sequester such persons Britain, the United States, and Germany all established centers, variously called (often depending […]

3 U.S.-Based Economists Receive Nobel Prize For Labor Market Research, Framework

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Three U.S-based economists won the 2021 Nobel prize for economics on Monday for pioneering research on the labor market impacts of minimum wage, immigration and education, and for creating the scientific framework to allow conclusions to be drawn from such studies that can’t use traditional methodology. Canadian-born David Card of the University […]

Letter To Australian Labor MPs Exposes Australian Crimes & IHRA Anti-Semitism

US lackey Australia is second only to Zionist-subverted America as a fervent supporter of Apartheid Israel. The Australian Coalition Government and Labor Opposition support the all-European,  genocide-complicit,  mendacious,  pro-Zionist and largely pro-nuclear terrorism International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) that through its malignant definition of anti-Semitism is itself egregiously anti-Arab anti-Semitic, anti- Jewish anti-Semitic, and holocaust […]

Hope For Labor At The End Of History

Above Photo: Richard Rorty, Cornel West, Steve Fraser, Eric Foner, Ira Katznelson, Manning Marable, Betty Friedan, George Rupp, Patricia J. Williams, Joshua Freeman, and John Sweeney. Columbia Archives. Amid the bleak political landscape of Clinton’s America, a 1996 summit of union organizers and intellectuals proved a surprise success. It also showed the weakness of left […]

Labor Day Lessons From The American Union Movement’s Hidden History

Above Photo: Members Of The United Mine Workers Of America Hold Signs During A Strike Against Alabama’s Warrior Met Coal At The BlackRock Offices In New York On July 28, 2021. Angus Mordant / Bloomberg Via Getty Images File. This year, find inspiration in the bravery and sacrifice of generation after generation of workers who […]

Official CDC Documents: Locking Up Healthy People in Labor Camps

Shocking CDC plan to enlist a domestic civilian force to target and lock up healthy people in forced labor camps. Read the CDC document here: CDC.gov Here’s screenshot of one of the labor camps that is currently being built in the USA: Screenshot from the above video. You can watch the footage between minutes 15:16 […]

Here’s Why America’s Labor-Shortage Will Drive Inflation Higher

Great swaths of the American workforce are already on strike or slipping away from the dead-end treadmill. America’s labor shortage is complex and doesn’t lend itself to the simplistic expectations favored by media talking heads. The Wall Street cheerleaders extol the virtues of “getting America back to work” which is Wall-Street-speak for getting back to exploiting workers […]

Plan to support labor, street children in 12 provinces

Plan to support labor, street children in 12 provinces – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN – A five-point plan for labor and street children will be implemented in 12 provinces of the country, Mahmoud Aligo, an official with the Welfare Organization, has said. Empowering the child’s family, collecting labor children’s biometric information, implementing a child-friendly plan, using the […]

Joe Biden’s Labor Crisis Causes Chipotle to Raise Menu Prices

Fast-food burrito chain Chipotle will raise menu prices to cover the rising cost of labor to attract Americans back to work after the Democrats continued with extra-generous jobless benefits, the company announced Tuesday. Executives will raise menu prices by about 4 percent to cover the cost of the increased employee wages, the New York Times reported. […]

The Lies of German Experiments on Inmates in WWII Labor Camps

This is from Eric Hunt’s Last Days of the Big Lie, long before he apologized to world jewry and said the holocaust did happen because of a photo. Share now! Source

Chris Minns, Michael Daley Face Off Again for NSW Labor Leadership

Australian state Labor MPs Chris Minns and Michael Daley are the top contenders jostling for the leadership of the New South Wales (NSW) opposition after Jodi McKay quit last week. This will be the second time Minns and Daley have faced off for the role and the third attempt for Minns overall. But Minns promised […]

Victoria’s Labor Government Announces $250 Million for Businesses in Its 7-day Lockdown

Victorian businesses forced to shut during the state’s fourth lockdown will be given a A$250 million lifeline, although there is no support for out-of-pocket workers, the state government announced on Sunday. The $250 million package includes $190 million in $2500 grants for businesses, $40.7 million in $3500 grants for liquor licence and food certificate holders and $20 million for event […]

US Seafood Ban of Chinese Company Over Forced Labor Is Not Enough

Commentary The United States on May 28 banned seafood imports from Dalian Ocean Fishing Company in China, due to evidence of the utilization of forced labor. The evidence includes four dead Indonesian fishermen on Dalian ships and secretly recorded video of their coffins being thrown overboard. Other footage that indicates forced labor at sea includes […]

Labor ‘Shell-Shocked’ By By-Blection Loss

Labor is “shell-shocked” at the “terrible” result of a NSW by-election that saw its primary vote slide backwards and the center-right Liberal-National government retain the marginal seat, NSW opposition leader Jodi McKay says. McKay told reporters on Sunday she was “devastated” by the Upper Hunter result. The Upper Hunter is a coal mining region. “We […]

Labor Union: Biden ‘Devastating’ Union Workers with Plan to Close Prisons

A labor union with more than 600,000 active and retired members is blasting President Joe Biden’s ending federal contracts with privately-operated prisons that hold mostly foreign nationals convicted of felonies. After taking office, Biden requested that the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) not renew any of its contracts with 11 privately-operated prisons that nearly all hold […]

How corporations buy—and sell—food made with prison labor

Above Photo: Archival photographs from Angola Prison farm in Louisiana, inmates at the fish processing center at the East Canon City Prison Complex in Colorado. Graphic by Erre Gálvez. It’s generally illegal to sell prison-made goods across state lines. But since the 1930s, the law has included an exemption for agriculture. In 2011, Leprino Foods, […]

U.S. Labor must stand with Palestine!

Editor’s Note: The following is a statement by Labor for Palestine. Mondoweiss occasionally publishes press releases and statements from organizations in an effort to draw attention to overlooked issues. As workers, labor, and anti-apartheid activists, we join millions around the world to unequivocally condemn Israel’s genocidal attacks on the Palestinian people: mass evictions in the Sheikh […]

NSW State Parliament Labor MPS speak out against BDS

Browse > Home / News / NSW State Parliament Labor MPS speak out against BDS May 12, 2021 by J-Wire Newsdesk Read on for article Two senior NSW ALP Shadow Ministers have spoken against the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement within the NSW ALP and vowed to oppose motions at the State-level. Chris Minns […]

Jewish, Chinese-American trade economist named US Labor Dept int’l chief

The US Labor Department on Monday said Jewish trade economist and former union official Thea Lee has been named to lead the agency’s International Labor Affairs Bureau (ILAB), an office that will police the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement’s labor provisions. Lee, who was previously president of the Economic Policy Institute, a progressive think tank in Washington, spent […]

EXPLAINER: Did US hiring slow because of a ‘labor shortage’?

The anticipation for the U.S. jobs report for April, released Friday morning, was high. Most experts agreed that after a yearlong pandemic, tens of millions of layoffs and widespread disease and death, a likely second straight month of nearly 1 million added jobs would send a clear signal: The economy was bounding back toward full […]

Labor Wants Quarantine Hubs in All States

Labor is demanding the federal government establish purpose-built quarantine centres in each state and territory as hotels continue to house the bulk of people entering Australia despite state governments making proposals for facilities outside capital cities. Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese called on the Morrison government to build and run fit-for-purpose quarantine hubs in every jurisdiction. […]

“Biden’s Trillions” Spark Historic Labor Shortage: Record 42% Of Businesses Can’t Fill Job Openings

… there is now a full-blown labor shortage in the US, for one simple reason – trillions in Biden stimulus are now incentivizing potential workers not to seek gainful employment, but to sit back and collect the next stimmy check for doing absolutely nothing in what is becoming the world’s greatest “under the radar” experiment […]

Union Members Expel National Guard From St Paul Minnesota Labor Center

By We Do The Work, Popular Resistance. April 15, 2021 St. Paul, MN – Following several union meetings on Wednesday night, I was made aware that a National Guard unit was occupying the St. Paul Labor Center in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota. Other union members and I were sharply aware of the National Guard’s role […]

Using his immunity, Labor MK delivers Torah for women to read at Western Wall

Freshman Labor party MK Gilad Kariv on Tuesday used his parliamentary immunity to bring a Torah scroll to the Western Wall plaza, where he handed it over to a group of women for use during their prayer service, in violation of policy at the holy site. Kariv’s actions drew condemnation from the Western Wall administration […]

Citing Unfair Labor Practices, 1,300 Steelworkers Strike In Five States

Above photo: Steel workers form a picket line in Brackenridge, PA. Todd Barbiaux/United Steelworkers. United Steelworkers members claim Allegheny Technologies Incorporated is refusing to provide essential bargaining information. Brackenridge, PA – At 7:00 AM on Tuesday, March 30, 1,300 Steelworkers employed by Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) walked out in protest at facilities in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. […]

Going against its own strategy, Israel’s Labor Ministry unit offering training in low-productivity jobs

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Israel election: Meretz and Labor have achieved an almost heroic achievement, but should not be blinded by it

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Don’t fire workers who aren’t vaccinated, Labor law experts prompt

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