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Recovery? What Recovery?

BBC World Service - August 21, 2014 - CPD's Senior Attorney Ady Barkan, Action United Pennsylvania's Kendra Brooks, and  Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment's (MORE) Reggie Rounds...

08/21/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Scheduling Software Is Ruining Workers' Lives

HuffPost Live - August 20, 2014, by Josh Zepps - High-tech software helps companies like Starbucks to more efficiently dictate its employees' schedules. But it leaves them with erratic hours and...

08/20/2014 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Group Seeks All Drafts of Scaffold Law Report

Capitol Confidential - August 20, 2014, by Casey Seiler - The Center for Popular Democracy, a labor-backed advocacy group that supports New York’s controversial Scaffold Law, has filed an appeal...

08/20/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Meet the Ordinary People Who Are Mobilizing around Monetary Policy

The Washington Post - August 19, 2014, by Ylan Q. Mui - District resident Shemethia Butler never finished college or studied finance. But she plans to fly to Wyoming this week for one of the most...

08/19/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Outside Clout in Final Report?

Times Union - August 10, 2014, by  Casey Seiler - Between its draft and final versions, a report by...

08/10/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Concerns About New Part-Time Work Trends and Proposed Remedies

The Diane Rehm Show - August 7, 2014 - The number of people working part-time who would rather work full-time is almost double what it was seven years ago at 7 million people. Despite signs of...

08/7/2014 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

It’s Not Just Low Pay Stressing Out Part-Time Workers

Bill Moyers - July 24, 2014, by Neha Tara Mehta - Besides struggling to make ends meet because of low wages, millions of part-time workers in America also face uncertainty over when they will be...

07/24/2014 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

The Fair Workweek Initiative Takes on Abusive Scheduling Practices on Aljazeera America

Aljazeera America - July 24, 2014 - The Center for Popular Democracy's Fair Workweek Initiative Director Carrie Gleason joins Aljazeera America to discuss how unfair work scheduling impedes low-...

07/24/2014 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Elizabeth Warren to Help Propose Senate Bill to Tackle Part-Time Schedules

The Guardian - July 23, 2014, by Jana Kasperkevic - Part-time jobs are becoming the source of an...

07/23/2014 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Volatile Schedules Exacerbate Inequality

New York Times - July 23, 2014, by Carrie Gleason - Across the economy, workers are either employed for too few hours or far too many in an ever-changing workweek that demands 24/7 availability,...

07/23/2014 | Restoring a Fair Workweek


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