by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 08, 2020

Increasing the Minimum Wage Decreases Suicides

We all know that raising the minimum wage helps low-income families make ends meet, but a new study shows that the raises are literally saving people’s lives.

by Guest Post | on Dec 19, 2019

Trump's OSHA: Fewer Investigations, More Deaths

The Trump administration has drastically cut back on OSHA enforcement activities and put working Americans at risk, according to a new report from the National Employment Law Project (NELP...

by Press and Media | on Dec 05, 2019

Holiday Toll on Retail Workers

The holiday season is taking a toll on retail workers according to the Tribune News Service. Find out more below.

by Brian Young | on Dec 03, 2019

Staten Island Amazon's Staggering Injury Rate

The holiday shopping season is here and over the Thanksgiving weekend, millions of people logged onto Amazon to get the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Once that new TV is ordered, the...

by Brian Young | on Nov 26, 2019

ICE to Deport Hard Rock Whistleblower

Delmer Joel Ramirez Palma was a worker at the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans. He was working on the ninth floor when the building collapsed and he fell three floors down. Injured, Ramirez Palma...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 19, 2019

Workers Blame Hard Rock Collapse on Concrete

A month after the fateful collapse of the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans, workers are speaking out about the criminal acts of negligence that caused the building to collapse.

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 15, 2019

Destroying the Evidence at Hard Rock New Orleans

A month after three men lost their lives in the Hard Rock Hotel collapse, the developer and the city have slated the building for destruction.

by Press and Media | on Nov 06, 2019

Unemployment Rises in Swing States

While Trump continues to tout a strong economy, workers in some important swing states are being laid off at an alarming rate. Find out more below from Morning Shift.

by Labor Press | on Oct 24, 2019

Union Needed to Remedy Dangers at Amazon Warehouse

This post was written by Labor Press A newly-released safety report coinciding with the one-year anniversary of Amazon’s sprawling 855,000 square foot warehouse on Staten Island recommends...

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 23, 2019

GM Striker Dies on Picket Line

The United Automobile Workers (UAW) have confirmed that one of their members, Roy McCombs, has died after he was hit by a car outside of the GM facility in Tennessee on Tuesday.