Feb 24, 2015 Their union has the power to shut down all 29 ports on the West Coast.
Dec 1, 2014 Traverse City, Michigan, is home to one of the state's largest food pantries. Here's how it's handling demand for its services.
Jul 28, 2014 Residents say they get less opportunity to negotiate when water shut-off looms.
Jun 18, 2014 A new wine region is developing in less-than-Mediterranean Midwestern states.
May 15, 2014 The push for raising fast food worker wages has gone global.
May 7, 2014 Labor unions in Bangladesh continue to struggle for expanded worker rights.
Mar 27, 2014 A regional director of the National Labor Relations Board ruled that Northwestern football players are employees of the school and can vote on whether they want the representation of a labor organization.
Jan 28, 2014 When rural families leave to search for better jobs, schools scramble to make cuts -- and may even shut down.
Nov 13, 2013 The Supreme Court hears arguments Wednesday in a case that could weaken union-organizing efforts.
Oct 10, 2013 In his travels for The Atlantic and Marketplace's American Futures project, Jim Fallows says the American economy in small cities and towns is doing all right.