There are too many people who are absurdly, stupidly rich. There is an easy, non-violent solution: Move some of their excess wealth to the people in the middle, since it all came from there anyway.
When workers appear in news about the current crisis, it's mostly as victims, collateral damage to impersonal forces like the economy, credit freezes or globalization.
It seemed like a typical report at the time; but when examining the details, the facts becomes more alarming -- earnings by actors, writers, painters and directors have been in freefall since 1990.
The old racist regime in South Africa may be dead and gone, but economic apartheid is alive and well. A Canadian uranium mining company stands accused of killing communities and the environment.
D.C. conference showcases labour-eco recovery team that puts Canada to shame.
Revelations of Wall Street hijinks have raised questions about the skewed nature of financial rewards.
Back-to-work legislation is just not the solution to a 12-week long labour dispute that has gone nowhere after much bargaining on CUPE 3903’s part and no budge on York’s part.
<p> <span>Leo Gerard, International President of the USW, talks about the economic crisis forworkers and the outlook for President-elect Barack Obama. <br /> </span> </p>
When the workers at Republic Windows and Doors were told their factory would close in three days, they took matters into their own hands.
Jan 9, 2009
Consulate General of Greece
365 Bloor St. E (at Sherbourne)Toronto , ON
Canada43° 40' 19.254" N, 79° 22' 42.9168" W
Solidarity picket with the struggle in Greece!