Teamsters organized to win $86 billion from Congress, as part of the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill.
A legion of well-funded right-wing think tanks is leading the charge to dismantle these protections.
PayUp is one of the most successful labor rights campaigns in the fashion industry in modern times.
Sanders and Warren proposed a bill to raise taxes on corporations that pay CEOs 50 times what they pay average workers.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos declined Bernie Sanders’s invitation to a Senate Budget Committee hearing on inequality today.
Employees would work 32 hours per week, with no reduction in pay.
Despite receiving more complaints, the agency performed 50 percent fewer inspections. Some of them were done remotely.
The hearing will feature testimony from a pro-union Amazon employee as Alabama Amazon workers vote on union formation.
Unionizing the Amazon warehouse workforce, which is 85 percent Black, is above all a civil rights issue, say organizers.
Video of Ryan berating his Republican counterparts has been shared tens of thousands of times on social media.