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Today’s News & Commentary—February 12, 2020

Published February 12th, 2020 -

The Boston Globe reports on the growth of wage-advance companies that allow workers to access money they have already earned but not yet received, often through an app. Workers can connect the app to their bank accounts or their employers’ payroll systems. The... More »

July 9th, 2019

Today’s News & Commentary — July 9, 2019

Published July 9th, 2019 -

Yesterday, workers at an Amazon warehouse in Shakopee, Minnesota, announced plans for a work stoppage next week on July 15, to coincide with Amazon’s “Prime Day” sale. Organizers are currently planning a six-hour stoppage, coupled with a nearby rally meant to ... More »