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Amalgamated Bank announces $15 minimum wage

When many people envision a banker, they usually think of the Hollywood image of the arrogant, Wall Street type. But...

08/13/2015 | Raising the Minimum Wage

The Perils of Ever-Changing Work Schedules Extend to Children’s Well-Being

Abercrombie & Fitch announced last week that it would stop requiring workers to be on call for shifts that could be...

08/12/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

The Federal Reserve Should Not Increase Interest Rates

Later this month, the world's top financial and economic policymakers will pow-wow at the Federal Reserve Bank annual...

08/12/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Una cita con el jefe de la Reserva Federal de NY

Una coalición de trabajadores latinos afroamericanos se reunirá este viernes con una de las personas más poderosas del...

08/11/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

This is how protesters plan to take on the Federal Reserve

Main Street activists and community groups plan to turn up the pressure on the Federal Reserve at an annual conference...

08/11/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Full Employment for All: The Social and Economic Benefits of Race and Gender Equity in Employment

How much stronger could the economy be if everyone who wanted a job could find one—regardless of race, ethnicity, or...

08/10/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Black Unemployment Dips to 7-Year Low

The Black unemployment rate tumbled to 9.1 percent in July, the lowest rate for Black workers in seven years, according...

08/10/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Progressive Groups Go On The Offensive Against A Fed Interest Rate Hike

Progressive groups are launching a national campaign this week to pressure the Federal Reserve not to raise interest...

08/10/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Will last-minute work soon be history?

When Russell Miller worked at Abercrombie, one of his days each week had to be an on-call day.  He wouldn’t know if he’...

08/7/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Progressive Activists Keep Up Campaign to Thwart Rate Rises

NEW YORK—A group of activists lobbying the Federal Reserve to hold off on raising interest rates is pressing its...

08/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

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