The NFLPA’s selection committee has decided to extend the contract of executive director DeMaurice Smith. The union has not yet decided whether it will be a three- or five-year extension. NFLPA president Eric Winston explained to PFT on Wednesday that the precise term of the contract will be determined later, with the union’s Executive Committee [more]
The European Commission president’s suggestion that joining the euro should be compulsory for all EU members is not well received by over three quarters of leading economists responding to the latest Centre for Macroeconomics and CEPR survey. Show More Summary
Dwyane Wade Claps Back At Fashion Blogger Well damn. Dwyane Wade and his boo Gabrielle Union like dressing to impress on red carpets. Be it silk shirts or ankle out trousers, D Wade likes to keep it fresh for the
Larry was in superb form, and we talked about mentoring, innovation in higher education, monopoly in the American economy, the optimal rate of capital income taxation, philanthropy, Hermann Melville, the benefits of labor unions, Mexico,...Show More Summary
The Amalgamated Transit Union is calling on the City of Thunder Bay to develop better processes and quicker responses for dealing with assaults on bus drivers.
People sometimes ask if I plan to write a book about my brief time in Moscow (June 1990 to October 1992). I always say that I do not. If I show signs of doing so, I beg you all to...
Auto executives and union leaders laundered money through a fake hospice center, federal authorities alleged in a new court filing.
FREEDOM: Appeals court upholds Wisconsin right-to-work law. A Wisconsin appeals court upheld the state’s right-to-work law Tuesday, the second time in two months that Badger State unions have seen their legal challenges to the law rebuffed in court. The unions had argued the law, which prohibits workers from being forced to join a union or […]
ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland's putative new foreign minister called on Wednesday for a fresh start to tortuous talks on cementing ties with the European Union, the neutral country's most important trading partner.
The European Union is celebrating the entry into force of a major trade agreement with Canada as a boost for multilateralism at a time when the United States is looking … Click to Continue »
BERLIN (Reuters) - Britain had made no concrete proposal to the German government regarding the amount of money it was willing to pay in settlement of its obligations on leaving the European Union, a German government spokesman said...
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany will miss a European Union renewable energy target by a wider margin than previously predicted, a study showed on Wednesday.
Flush with cash and a newfound demand for activism, the American Civil Liberties Union next month will launch a new effort to expand voting rights in all 50 states that … Click to Continue »
On the morning of Sept. 9, New York City Pizza Festival organizer Ishmael Osekre was in Bushwick doing the last thing he should have been doing: ordering pizzas. At Union Pizza Works, he asked for... To view the full story, click the title link.
The largest union in Germany, IG Metall, has along with the car industry association VDA now called on Germany's politicians and government to aid in the shift to electric vehicles — but also to not "force" the phaseout of internal combustion...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Wages are down and unions are weaker than ever, but still the myth that education can "fix" poverty persists. Unions are weak. Wage growth is non-existent. Plutocrats have all the power. And yet the myth that education is all we need to finally "fix" poverty persists. Show More Summary
The union representing 11,000 DHS officials files a Supreme Court brief and wants to resume vetting refugees. The union representing 11,000 Department of Homeland Security employees who screen foreign refugees and asylum seekers hasShow More Summary
No contour of California’s vast landscape inspires such passionate devotion as its coastline, so state lawmakers recoiled when President Trump announced in April that he wanted to expand offshore drilling. The outrage was channeled into a proposal for preventing any new infrastructure along the...
Isn’t it weird that someone who could contend for the title of America’s Greatest Union Buster will be inducted into the Labor Department’s Hall of Honor? More than strange, the union representing Labor Department employees says honoring former president Ronald Reagan is shocking. But Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta thinks inducting Reagan is a fine idea. […]