The Haymarket Riot: Birth of American Labor Day

Progressives should understand its origin, and the sacrifices those who gave all made to establish the what little rights we now have in order to continue the struggle for a living wage.

Progressives Need to Understand Labor Day

In reality, Labor Day itself is a way to keep labor ‘under control’. As union membership has declined more than 50% over the past 40 years, the middle class of America has shrunk drastically.

Let's Stop Ignoring The Benefits of Union Membership For All Workers, Not Just Union Members

On this Labor Day, let us not overlook the importance of unions in the fight for workers' rights, and let us redouble our efforts to strengthen unions for the benefit of all workers in America.