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Labor Day 2011

Ryan Grim

Obama's Labor Day Speech (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 11.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Less than a week ahead of a critical address before a joint session of Congress, President Barack Obama delivered an impassioned defense...

Labor Day?

Carolita Johnson | Posted 11.05.2011 | Comedy
Carolita Johnson

Labor Day Good News?

Steve Clemons | Posted 11.05.2011 | Business
Steve Clemons

While today is cloudy, there is some hope that America's no-job-growth economy may be tilting slightly up for workers in coming months.

Our Favorite Comedies About Working

Posted 11.05.2011 | Comedy

How are we celebrating this Labor Day? By watching some of our favorite work-related comedies, of course. From vintage masterpieces starring Jack Lemm...

Ohio Gov. Honors Workers Who Died On Job

Associated Press | Posted 11.04.2011 | Impact

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio Gov. John Kasich is scheduled to appear Friday at a Labor Day-related event commemorating 100 workers who died on the job in the...

How To Spend Your Labor Day

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 11.02.2011 | Home

A long weekend's a'comin', and we have the lowdown on what media you should spend your precious time off consuming. Read on for our thoughts on what t...

Working People Are Hurting This Labor Day

Stuart Appelbaum | Posted 11.02.2011 | New York
Stuart Appelbaum

As we observe Labor Day 2011, it's clear that working men and women in the U.S. and Canada are hurting. As more and more money continues to be siphoned off by the wealthiest, the middle class is being decimated.

Labor Day 2011: The Travel News That Shaped The Summer

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.02.2011 | Travel

With Labor Day upon us, and the kiddies heading back to school, the end of summer is sadly in sight. To bring the season to a close, we have rounded u...

Labor Day's Esprit de Corps: The American Worker

Gary A. Officer | Posted 11.01.2011 | Impact
Gary A. Officer

Labor Day, at its core, is one of our nation's most symbolic national holidays. It recognizes the hard work and sacrifice of generations of Americans, who by virtue of their toil, helped to build our great nation.

Paul Brady

Last-Minute Labor Day: Five Strategies To Savings

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Brady | Posted 10.25.2011 | Travel

The final long weekend of summer is scarily close—Labor Day is September 5—but that doesn't mean it's too late to plan a getaway. (By the time the...