minimum wage

Frontier

How to Make a Strong Global Economy While Protecting Workers' Rights

The Sustainable Development Goals have specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. Today, we take a look at Goal #8: Decent Work and Economic Growth.
Katelyn Harrop
9.21.17
Voices

Randy Bryce on Paul Ryan and Why Unions are the Defenders of Working People

Ironworker, veteran and union member Randy Bryce is running for Congress against the sitting Speaker of the House to raise the minimum wage, ensure healthcare and support labor.
Randy Bryce
9.1.17
The Rundown

Activists Are Suing Trump Over the Transgender Military Ban

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
8.29.17
The Rundown

The EPA Just Got a Legal Smackdown for Endangering the Environment

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
7.5.17
Impact Work

Fast Food Workers Are Flipping Burgers And BS for a Living Wage

“We work, we sweat, put $15 in our check!”
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
5.30.17
Munchies

3,000 NYC Fast Food Workers Sign Petition for Better Conditions and Organizing Rights

The workers are advocating for bills that would tackle the issue of “clopenings” and allow them more latitude to organize.
Alex Swerdloff
5.15.17
VICE Magazine

Coastal Liberals Look Out: The Working Class Is the New Face of Activism

Nic Smith isn't the kind of Democratic Socialist who spouts off at Brooklyn parties about the "means of production."
Michael Bible
5.3.17
advocacy

The Rundown

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not, and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
4.28.17
Munchies

I Got Rid of Tipping at My Restaurant to Fight Racism, Sexism, and Unlivable Wages

"Tipping started right after the end of slavery. It’s basically a tool to keep control over people, to keep control over indentured servitude."
Fiore Tedesco
4.27.17