A video of Officer John Pike pepper-spraying demonstrators at UC Davis went viral in 2011
The Occupy Movement raised issues of inequality in the U.S. One video of John Pike pepper-spraying protestors went viral. Now he's been given workers' comp. Continue Reading
Organizers and activists are calling for a minimum annual salary of $25,000 for full-time employees.
Walmart workers and activists are planning strikes in 15 cities. But will they have any impact? Continue Reading
By Daniel Woolls MADRID -- Banging drums and waving flags, tens of thousands of workers marked May Day in European cities Tuesday with a mix of anger and gloom over austerity measures imposed by leaders trying to contain the eurozone's intractable debt crisis. Taking the baton from Asia, where unions... Continue Reading
By Paul Schemm RABAT, Morocco (AP) -- A 27-year-old Moroccan who set himself on fire to protest his unemployment died from his burns Tuesday in a Casablanca hospital, his wife said. Abdelwahab Zaydoun was part of a group of unemployed graduates who occupied an Education Ministry building in Rabat, the... Continue Reading