Rooted in Racism
Child Labor

Two major shifts are occurring in U.S. workers’ attitudes toward labor unions: the rise of workers who are interested in, but unsure about, unions and an emerging generation gap between younger and older workers. Read the report

Lawmakers in 20 states and the District of Columbia introduced bills to strengthen protections for children in the workplace and improve child labor laws, and governors in seven states signed those stronger protections into law. Read more

Anti-immigration advocates have been out in full force, using this as a talking point for deeply misguided commentary and analysis that roughly translates to “immigrants are taking all our jobs.” Read the blog

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