||Last Updated: May 31, 2023 - 11:09:25 AM
China’s young people can’t find jobs. Xi Jinping says to ‘eat bitterness.’
China’s young people are facing record high unemployment as the country’s recovery from the pandemic is fluttering. They’re struggling professionally and emotionally. Yet the Communist Party and the country’s top leader, Xi Jinping, are telling them to stop thinking they are above doing manual work or moving to the countryside. |
May 31, 2023 - 11:09:25 AM
Organizing Despite the Churn
Despite the high turnover, at Amazon, in charter schools, in restaurants, and among student workers, unions are developing strategies to organize high-turnover workplaces.
May 25, 2023 - 11:18:18 AM
Biden’s Overseas Labor Union Initiative Has Troubling Cold War Precedents
In March, at the virtual Summit for Democracy hosted by U.S. President Joe Biden, the United States announced its largest-ever commitment of funding to support foreign labor unions and the right to organize around the world.
May 24, 2023 - 9:46:15 AM
Americans Love Unions. The Supreme Court’s Conservatives Are Gutting Them
For decades, union-busting bosses and Republican politicians have had a powerful ally in their war on organized labor: the United States Supreme Court.
May 24, 2023 - 9:42:57 AM
The UAW Is Right To Withhold Its Endorsement of Joe Biden
The United Auto Workers is refusing to endorse Joe Biden until he commits to backing an electric vehicle transition that creates good union jobs. The union’s new reform leadership is absolutely right to hold Biden’s feet to the fire.
May 22, 2023 - 8:53:32 AM