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U.S. job openings dropped in August
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U.S. job openings dropped in August

The real cost of fast fashion
Earth.
Briefing

The real cost of fast fashion

Starbucks: Baristas take up the union fight
Buttons.
Feature

Starbucks: Baristas take up the union fight

The now-avoided rail worker strike, explained
A rail crossing.
Briefing

The now-avoided rail worker strike, explained

Starbucks accuses labor board of unfairly helping pro-union workers
Starbucks
union blues

Starbucks accuses labor board of unfairly helping pro-union workers

A 2nd rail strike is headed for the U.K. on Thursday
U.K. railway sign.
off the rails

A 2nd rail strike is headed for the U.K. on Thursday

Biden denounces 'lies' about 'reckless spending' in speech to AFL-CIO
Joe Biden
a laborious speech

Biden denounces 'lies' about 'reckless spending' in speech to AFL-CIO

Pelosi hails 'historic' passage of bill allowing congressional workers to unionize
Nancy Pelosi
solidarity forever

Pelosi hails 'historic' passage of bill allowing congressional workers to unionize

The pretend proletariat
Protesters.
Samuel Goldman

The pretend proletariat

Labor board sues Starbucks after coffee chain fires 3 union organizers
Starbucks
solidarity forever

Labor board sues Starbucks after coffee chain fires 3 union organizers

Thousands of Etsy sellers launch week-long strike
Etsy headquarters
solidarity forever

Thousands of Etsy sellers launch week-long strike

John Oliver explains trucking industry, says there's not really driver shortage
John Oliver on truckers
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John Oliver explains trucking industry, says there's not really driver shortage