Video: David Brancaccio of Fixing the Future shows how this close-knit community is keeping jobs close to home.
In France, the government’s response to the economic crisis has sparked massive protests. What do they mean for the U.S.?
At the historic One Nation Working Together march, activists made the connection between unemployment and our outsized military budget.
How the "Just Pay It!" campaign on college campuses leveraged $1.5 million for Nike garment workers.
Imagine a no-holds-barred “summit” that comes up with ideas to solve both our job and environmental problems. What might it come up with?
With more workers facing long-term joblessness, the unemployed are working together for change.
To cope with the recession, some companies are cutting hours instead of employees. Will the trend have long-term effects?
Why many are calling for a modern incarnation of the Depression-era program.
The National Domestic Workers Alliance, which formed three years ago at the 2007 US Social Forum, celebrates the recent passage of the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights in New York.
Growing renewed relationships with our food, homes, and communities requires hard work. It’s time we embrace dirty hands.
Shutting down coal mines was a first step. Now Navajo activists are working for a new, green-jobs economy.
Wall Street's plunge shows what's wrong with phantom wealth. Why support that system when we could be creating jobs in the real economy?
A tough economy makes cross-race organizing more important than ever.