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What’s in the White House Task Force Report on Worker Organizing and Empowerment?

What’s in the White House Task Force Report on Worker Organizing and Empowerment?

On April 26, 2021, President Biden, who pledged on the campaign trail to be “the most pro-union president you’ve ever seen,” signed Executive Order 14025 establishing the White House Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment. The Task Force’s mission was...

On Jorts: The Labor Cat

On Jorts: The Labor Cat

It’s only February, but 2022 has already blessed the labor movement with a new icon. If you are active on labor Twitter, you probably already know who we’re talking about. Yes, it’s time to talk about Jorts. For OnLabor readers who don’t dwell on the Internet, here...

Weekend News & Commentary

Weekend News & Commentary

Civil unrest in France continued and even expanded this weekend, as French police arrested over a thousand protesters. A large police presence seemed better able to control the violence this weekend, the fourth weekend in a row in which the Yellow Vests (as...

Sign of the Times?

Sign of the Times?

Notable that as commentators in the U.S. call for a move from enterprise to sectoral-level bargaining, relying in part on the the French example, France's new President wants his country to move from sectoral to enterprise-level...