The city's 6,000 cleaners have been on strike for more than a week. That's bad news for anyone who wants to walk outside.
The push for Walmart to pay its workers a living wage of $25,000 goes national today as employees plan protests in 15 cities.
Even if you're rooting for food service workers to have much higher wages.
We are becoming a nation of test preparation factories, and there's no evidence this strategy actually works.
They have very little to lose by trying to cultivate a new, more labor friendly industry, albeit a highly speculative and technically illegal one.
Blame corruption, according to the New York Times.
New York's 'McJobs' workers go on strike for the first time.
Unions may be dying off in the workplace. But could they make a difference on the bus?
With traditional public schools out of session, will parents make the switch?
After walking out last month, a deal could be signed by next week.
Public sector transit unions are a potent force in setting transit agendas in American cities – more so than in Europe and Asia.