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Cargo Ship Wedged Across Suez Canal Imperils Shipping Worldwide

ISMAILIA, Egypt (AP) — A skyscraper-sized cargo ship wedged across Egypt’s Suez Canal further imperiled global shipping Thursday as at least 150 other...

How Amazon’s Biggest Union Threat Turned Up In Alabama Of All Places

BESSEMER, Ala. ― Darryl Richardson took a job on the factory floor at Faurecia Automotive Seating, a seat supplier to Mercedes, in Cottondale,...

The Amazon Union Election Is Unusual. Amazon’s Robust Anti-Union Campaign Isn’t.

BESSEMER, Ala. ― The union election taking place at an Amazon warehouse in Alabama is exceptional in many ways. With nearly 6,000 workers,...

California Bill Would Make Kids Sections In Large Stores Gender Neutral

A pioneering bill has been introduced in California that, if passed, would make kids’ sections in department store gender neutral.  “Let kids be kids,”...

Despite Its Pledges, Shell Funded Anti-Climate Lobbying Last Year

Royal Dutch Shell vowed last September to reach net-zero carbon pollution in its business by 2050. The goal was vague but notable, and...

Amazon Workers’ Fight To Unionize Draws Help From Around The World

Roughly a hundred organizers have been calling workers from Amazon’s Bessemer, Alabama, warehouse in recent weeks, making the case for why they should...

Dallas Cowboys Owner Slammed Over ‘Hitting The Jackpot’ With Gas Prices As Texans Suffer

Critics are scorching the billionaire owner of the Dallas Cowboys for “hitting the jackpot” with his natural gas prices amid a record-breaking winter storm that left...

New York Sues Amazon Over COVID-19 Safety, Citing ‘Flagrant Disregard’ In Warehouses

New York filed a lawsuit against Amazon in state court on Tuesday accusing the online retail giant of violating coronavirus safety protocols in...