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Natan Sharansky, a former political prisoner of the old Soviet Union, writes in the Washington Post, “When did America forget that it’s America?” in regards to the way that the United States acted towards the Soviet Union during the latter years of the Cold War that resulted in the ultimate collapse of the Communist Empire. […]
BERLIN (Reuters) - IG Metall union said on Sunday there is no reason to undermine Volkswagen Chairman Ferdinand Piech after the row over the carmaker's leadership. Berthold Huber, prominent member of the union and also deputy chairman...Show More Summary
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Islamist al Shabaab militants attacked an African Union peacekeepers' convoy on Sunday in southern Somalia, wounding at least three people and burning two vehicles, a Somali army officer said.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron's pledge to hold a referendum on the country's European Union membership in 2017 if his Conservative Party wins the election is ill-timed, Tesco chairman John Allan said Sunday.
Joey Bada$$ / Squarepusher You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Kate Pierson @ Union Square (free, 5 PM) The B-52s' Kate Pierson released her first solo album earlier....
The Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers continues to introduce the work of ?unofficial? artists from the Soviet era to Western audiences with Through the Looking Glass: Hyperrealism in the Soviet Union, a new exhibition of art from the Norton and Nancy Dodge Collection of Nonconformist Art. Show More Summary
The proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) free trade deal between the European Union and the United States would grant corporations major powers over people and countries, a spokesman for the Spanish Equo party told Sputnik.
Oh, look. Another chart showing how declining union membership goes hand in hand with the declining strength of the middle class. Shall we look at some more specifics? Collective bargaining raises the wages and benefits more for low-wage...Show More Summary
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), set to create a free trade zone between the European Union and the United States, could strip Europeans of their rights, EU parliamentarian Marina Albiol told Sputnik on Saturday.
Though they have historically defended suspect officers and denounced what they see as efforts to undermine the police, unions are reconsidering how best to deliver their message.
The European Union’s commissioner for competition has a reputation for being tough, but she says it’s her responsibility to make sure that competition is fair and open.
Above: President Obama’s trade policy. Sadly, on Thursday the Senate gave President Obama fast track authority to negitotiate the Trans-Pacific Partnership. This despite the opposition of American unions, as once again the Democratic Party ignores the needs of the organizations that provide a huge amount of money and GOTV efforts every election. Obama keeps claiming […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: President Obama’s labor-dominated NLRB agrees to hear a petition by Columbia grad students who seek the right to unionize. The grad students want to join the United Auto Workers (that’s not a typo) because they claim they’re being treated like serfs by universities who understand that there is a glut of […]
Tens, if not hundreds, of thousands Europeans took to the streets Saturday to express their opposition to a proposed free trade deal between the United States and the European Union.
(Scott Johnson) Having lived through the Sturm and Drang over the precisely accurate “16 words” regarding Saddam Hussein in President Bush’s 2003 State of the Union Address, I am struck by the media’s — how to put it? — lack of interest in the absurd falsehoods retailed by President Obama et al. Show More Summary
UPSC Senior Administrative Officer 2015 CBRT Notification Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is going to conduct the Computer Based Recruitment Test (CBRT) on May 10, 2015 from 2 PMto 4 PM. The recruitment test will be held for the recruitment of Senior Administrative Officers Grade-I and Grade-II posts for 28 vacancies. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and the city's teachers union reached a tentative agreement on Friday night, the union said, averting a possible strike. The three-year agreement includes a 10 percent pay rise...Show More Summary
The L.A. Unified School District and the teachers union reached a tentative contract settlement Friday night on a three-year deal that includes a 10% salary increase over two years.
The Ohio legislative decided to stick a measure in a funding bill that would redefine all faculty as supervisors since they play some role in university governance. This would make them ineligible to have a union. I’m not at all confident that John Kasich won’t sign this.