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At the world's wealthiest university, "modernization" and "shared services" are code for layoffs and speedup.

At the world's wealthiest university, "modernization" and "shared services" are code for layoffs and speedup.

Though it’s passed the legislature twice before, a bill to establish a single-payer universal health insurance system in California failed in the state senate in January. Democrats and much of labor hung back, showing how the national health care law looms over state efforts.

National Right-to-Work Bill Offered in Congress

Working without a Contract: A Strategy Whose Time Has Come?

February 11, 2013 / Robert M. SchwartzSome unions have changed their policy from “no contract, no work” to “no contract, no peace,” and are using the advantages of working without a contract—to gain a contract.

Working without a Contract: A Strategy Whose Time Has Come?

February 11, 2013 / Robert M. SchwartzSome unions have changed their policy from “no contract, no work” to “no contract, no peace,” and are using the advantages of working without a contract—to gain a contract.

February 08, 2013 / Erik Forman

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How Fast Food Workers Super-Sized Their Pay in New ZealandA small, spunky union in New Zealand has become one of the most successful fast food organizing efforts in the world.

How Fast Food Workers Super-Sized Their Pay in New Zealand

February 08, 2013 / Erik FormanA small, spunky union in New Zealand has become one of the most successful fast food organizing efforts in the world.

February 07, 2013 / Michael J. Goldberg

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Gridlock at the NLRB: One Step Back, Two Steps Further Back-SpanishExpect near-paralysis at the NLRB for the foreseeable future—at least on anything an employer objects to.

Gridlock at the NLRB: One Step Back, Two Steps Further Back-Spanish

February 07, 2013 / Michael J. Goldberg Expect near-paralysis at the NLRB for the foreseeable future—at least on anything an employer objects to.