Daily Archives: March 8, 2018

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This 28-Year-Old Progressive Helped Bernie Sanders Win Rhode Island. Now ...

Regunberg sees his candidacy as a challenge to corporate control over Rhode Island politics. (Aaron Regunberg / Facebook) Two-term Rhode Island State Representative Aaron Regunberg is still in his 20s, but already has a long pedigree of organizing for social ...
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The Lesson From West Virginia Teachers? If You Want to ...

After the nine-day strike, West Virginia teachers won a 5 percent pay increase. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) For many years now, observers have been ringing the death knell for the U.S. labor movement. West Virginia teachers haven’t just pumped life back ...
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This Is the Best Chance Yet to Stop the U.S. ...

Kenneth Roth, executive director of Human Rights Watch, gestures during a press conference to release their annual World report on January 21, 2014 in Berlin. (JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images) Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International are declining to take a formal ...
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The Next Big Battle for Worker Rights Is in Oklahoma

Supporters of the teacher pay raise rally at Oklahoma City’s state Capitol on Feb 12th, 2018. Sue Ogrocki/AP Inspired by their counterparts in West Virginia, teachers in the Sooner State say they will walk out of classrooms if their demands ...