Tagged: US labor

Whatever Happened to the Labor in Labor Day?

Whatever Happened to the Labor in Labor Day?

It’s the first Monday in September, and for decades the date was marked by parades celebrating the contribution of working men and women to the American and Canadian societies.  Today, it’s just another holiday....

A New (to me, anyway) Twist on Labor Exploitation

A New (to me, anyway) Twist on Labor Exploitation

There’s so much going on in this wicked world that I don’t know about. I read the news. I watch TV. I browse the internet. And yet every now and then something pops up...

President Obama Walks a Re-election Tightrope

President Obama Walks a Re-election Tightrope

I suppose it was naive of me to believe that Barack Obama would – make that could – keep his promise of Hope and Change. But I wanted so much for it to be...