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Success and Continued Struggle for Airport Workers

Michael Stewart | Posted 10.07.2014 | New York
Michael Stewart

Forty-six years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said it was "criminal" that people working full-time jobs were making part-time pay. It is still true today -- and it's time that the hard-working men and women at the airports and elsewhere bring home enough money to support themselves and their families.

Pursuing the American Dream From a Brooklyn Homeless Shelter

Letitia James | Posted 02.19.2013 | New York
Letitia James

It is imperative that we set the national example and make it clear that companies seeking to do business in New York City cannot be allowed to treat their workers like second-class citizens.

Alice Hines

PHOTO: Giant Bane Puppet Protests Bain Capital Offices in NYC | Alice Hines | Posted 08.30.2012 | Business

As Mitt Romney prepared to mount the stage in Tampa at the Republican National Convention, his former employer Bain Capital was being personified on T...

#OccupyWallStreet Ranks Swell As Unions, PACs Join Protest

AP | By DEEPTI HAJELA and VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 12.05.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) -- A diverse group of powerful unions joined demonstrations near Wall Street on Wednesday, lending some focus, credibility...

The Ranks Of Occupy Wall Street Swell

AP | Meghan Barr and Verena Dobnik | Posted 12.05.2011 | Business

By Meghan Barr and Verena Dobnik, Associated Press NEW YORK -- The protests on Wall Street, the fabled center of American commerce, are expected to...