labor

  1. HenryPorter

    Trump planning to merge Departments of Education and Labor

    I think we all can see where this is going to go... [COLOR=#000000][FONT=ProximaNova][FONT=Verdana]
  2. bajisima

    Mercedes caught using child labor to make their electric cars

    Expect this to be rampant actually. The minerals needed for electric cars often violate labor laws and ethics. A day after a CNN investigation into abuses in cobalt mining, the maker of Mercedes cars pledged to investigate its supply chain to ensure child labor is not being used to power its...
  3. Darkman

    Chinese mom pays price for husband’s probe of labor abuses @ one of Ivanka's supplier

    Chinese mom pays price for her husband’s probe of labor abuses at one of Ivanka Trump's suppliers In May, Deng Guilan's husband, Hua Haifeng, and two of his colleagues were accused of illegally using secret recording devices and thrown in jail while investigating factories that made shoes...
  4. The Man

    Labor union forced to disband

    Major Russian Labor Union Disbanded by Court For Foreign Ties Lots of new unions were formed in Russia in the 90s. Putin crushed and snuffed out most of them, over the subsequent years of his reign. He and his oligarchs don't need no united workers defending their rights and demanding shit...
  5. N

    The Labor Department Needs To Scrutinize Unions' 'Worker Center' Loophole

    The Labor Department Needs To Scrutinize Unions' 'Worker Center' Loophole Michael Saltsman, Contributor, Forbes
  6. Friday13

    Trump labor settlement documents released

    Is there anyone who tRump came in contact with that he didn't screw over (except his kids...all but Tiffany)? Documents reveal that Trump paid over $1Million in labor settlement
  7. The Man

    WC2018 Labor Abuses

    HRW Fears Labor Abuses as Russia's World Cup Looms Most of the work is done by migrant laborers from ex-Soviet Central Asia, who are paid next to nothing and treated essentially as slaves, which is what they are, pretty much. And, in Petersburg, they apparently used actual slaves too, from...
  8. N

    "A Better Deal": Democrats' Lie-riddled Scheme to Give Big Labor Everything

    Democrats Have An Ambitious Plan To Help Rebuild Labor Unions - Huffington Post Lie #1: The subtitle. "Give Workers Freedom to Negotiate a Better Deal." Inexucable ridiculous lie. Freedom to negotiate does not mean coercion of the other party to negotiate or agree. I can ask to negotiate...
  9. the watchman

    Labor union files complaint against Jerry Jones over anthem threat

    A labor union that represents workers in Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana has filed a charge alleging that Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has violated the National Labor Relations Act with his threats to discipline players if they protest during the national anthem. Wade Rathke, chief organizer of...
  10. Blueneck

    Christian rehab or slave labor camp?

    This is insane! Much more at the link. I have to admit I was shocked when I read it, and very little shocks me anymore. Very sad. A long read, but well worth it. :f_yikes: Edit: I forgot the link They thought they were going to rehab. They ended up in chicken plants
  11. L

    White House Institutes Pro-Child Labor Policy

    White House Institutes Pro-Child Labor Policy https://www.yahoo.com/gma/11-old-mowed-white-house-lawn-said-wanted-160304111--abc-news-topstories.html
  12. Goofball

    Can't find Obama's labor day messages.

    ????????????????? His tweets on Labor day weren't the same as Trump's. So where is all his 8 "messages"? :popcorn:
  13. the watchman

    can't find trump's labor day message.

    has anyone seen it? Was there one? I mean, other than..."piss off"? Trump's Labor Day Message To Workers: Screw You! | Crooks and Liars
  14. D

    'On this and every Labor Day, we should thank' America's immigrant workers

    This whole article sheds great light on the fact that undocumented immigrants are certainly not being appreciated as much as they should be. They also pay their taxes that add much to the American economy. If it were not for them we would not have nor be able to enjoy much of what we have in...
  15. MaryAnne

    A Reminder Of Labor Day

    Not sure where to post this ,but it should be an example of what Labor Day stands for. My Daily paper published this. The Railroad Strike Of 1887. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Railroad_Strike_of_1877
  16. chaos

    The Labor Movement

    Teddy Roosevelt was a republican president who helped to end the brutal beatings and murder of labor being committed by private security and U.S. military. More than a hundred years later republicans are now anti-labor who support and justify private security and the military breaking the back...
  17. bajisima

    Macron's government strikes firm tone as it unveils labor reform

    Unions apparently were worried about this. French President Emmanuel Macron's government showed its resolve to reform France's labor laws before the end of summer on Tuesday, warning unions that it intended to act swiftly. Macron said during the presidential campaign that he planned to...
  18. HayJenn

    Dozens of international labor violations found in Ivanka's factory

    Workers at a Chinese factory that produces clothing for Ivanka Trump’s line earn about $60 a week for nearly 60 hours of work, according to a new report. The Washington Post reported Tuesday that an audit of the factory found that its 80 workers earn a little more than $62 per week. The...
  19. The Man

    Russia using SLAVE LABOR to build stadium for WC2018

    Slaves imported from North Korea are allegedly working on the stadium in St. Petersburg: North Korean Slaves Building Key Russian World Cup Stadium That doesn't surprise me. There are Korean "laborers" working on many construction sites in Russia, especially in Far East, but not only...
  20. D

    Massive labor strike planned for May 1

    Service Workers Are Sending A STRONG MESSAGE To Trump! ---------------------------------------- Massive labor strike planned for May 1 | TheHill By Max Greenwood