Tagged With Workers Rights

The GM autoworker strike is entering into its 4th week. Here are 10 of the most impactful strikes in history — for better or worse.


7 mind-blowing facts that show why employment in the US is the worst in the developed world


Thousands of Amazon workers across Europe and the US are striking and protesting on Prime Day



Former top executives at France's largest communication company could face jail time after 35 employees killed themselves


Gruelling, 100-hour work weeks and 'crunch culture' are pushing the video game industry to a breaking point. Here's what's going on.


Amazon's warehouse-worker tracking system can automatically fire people without a human supervisor's involvement



Amazon accused of illegally firing a warehouse worker who protested against working conditions and HQ2


Dubai's glittering, futuristic metropolis came at the cost of hundreds of thousands of workers, and recommending it as a tourist destination feels wrong


A walk through Dubai's supercity of futuristic skyscrapers made me uneasy for any city that mimics its rapid development


People are urging boycotts and criticising Amazon's treatment of workers on its biggest day of sales


Workers at BMW, Mercedes and Porsche can now work a 28-hour week


Walmart has spent more than $18 million on tear-jerking ads to fix its infamous reputation



The Google employee who wrote the anti-diversity manifesto was fired -- and it's a good reminder why you should be careful of what you say at work


Workers in Britain are being underpaid by £2.7 billion each year -- but most don't know it


Bosses in New York City might soon have to stop emailing and messaging their employees after work ends


Sports Direct has chosen a 30-year-old Barnstable shop manager to stand up for staff at the company



Democrats are at war with each other over how to approach Trump's Supreme Court nominee


The 'gig economy' costs the UK government £4 billion a year, according to Britain's largest trade union group


Sadiq Khan dismisses Jeremy Corbyn's claim that ministers want Brexit bonfire of workers' rights


Trump's pick for labour secretary may have saved a fast-food chain -- but workers question if he's right for the job