Ross Eisenbrey

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Close to slavery

Immigration reform and the minimum wage

Guestworker expansions don’t belong in comprehensive immigration reform

AARP comes out against COLA cut

Don’t be fooled by Apple’s PR: Workers strike against sweatshop conditions

Unpaid internships: Denying opportunities and exploiting young workers

Michigan’s ‘right-to-work-for-less’ legislation: Bad for workers, undemocratic, fundamentally immoral

Michelle Rhee gets a failing grade on her report card

Fiscal fiasco: The first to be hurt will be the unemployed

Social Security has no place in ‘fiscal cliff’ negotiations

Ease of doing business in U.S. and record corporate profits contradict Chamber’s regulatory complaints


Right-to-work-for-less passes in Michigan

Want jobs? Kill the Bush tax cuts and extend Emergency Unemployment Compensation

Fixing a problem that doesn’t exist: Special interest STEM immigration bills are not needed

WaPo ignores facts on Social Security COLA

Immigration reform and indentured guest workers don’t go together

Rush Limbaugh and other unbalanced observers blame ‘the union’

Don’t let the lame duck session undercut necessary financial oversight

Center for Immigration Studies goes political on jobs numbers

Anti-regulatory malarkey


House Republicans block remedy for China’s job-killing currency intervention

Fighting waste and abuse in defense contractor pay

Celebrate the Clean Water Act


Only a minority of Americans think there is too much regulation


Remembering Paul Wellstone

Walmart strikes dramatize third-world inequities

Pension report misses obvious causes of underfunding


Rare conservative-progressive agreement: Corporate capture of the government is a bad thing

Recent federal regulation coincides with manufacturing employment gains

Retirement proposals a big step forward