The yellow dog contract was common in early 20th century work. These entailed employers forcing workers to sign a contract that explicitly stated they could not join a union as a condition of employment. In the 1915 case of Coppage v. Kansas, the Gilded Age Supreme Court ruled this legal. Finally in 1932, the Norris-LaGuardia […]
Battle lines are being drawn over the future of renewable energy self-consumption in Europe following the publication of legislative proposals last fall. Spain is among the European Union (E.U.) member states expected to fight renewable...Show More Summary
Apparently Donald Trump wants to destroy reorganize the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), sees the European Union (EU) as a competitor, and thinks that Germany is an enemy of the United States: U.S. President-elect Donald Trump called NATO obsolete, predicted that other European Union members would follow the U.K. in leaving the bloc and threatened BMW […]
India's second Kalvari class Scorpene submarine was launched into water - or 'undocked' - by the Union minister of state for defence Dr Subhash Bhamre at the Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL). The submarine will undergo rigorous tests and trials on…
During one of CNN's interminable panel discussions on State of the Union, Jake Tapper asked Rick Santorum (of all people) about how well President Obama took the slings and arrows of being President. And oh, my, you could have askedShow More Summary
On CNN's State of the Union today, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough reflected on the past 8 years and said the thing he's "most proud of" is how their administration has been "historically free of scandal."
With the overall attack on unions in the United States, the ability of the AFL-CIO to engage in international solidarity actions gets harder and harder, as does its ability to lead the way on working-class issues at home. This is of course the point of anti-union laws. But if we are to tame the horrors […]
Why you shouldn’t watch Trump’s inauguration, State of the Unions or even press conferences. Why Republicans can’t easily repeal Obamacare. And what a 1987 ABC miniseries has to tell us today. Bill Scher and Traci Olsen discuss. Check out this episode!
The report tracks media mentions of local drug busts of the "Big Four" - marijuana, cocaine, meth, and heroin. The post ‘Seized’ Report On Narcotics: Arizona Is The Druggiest State In The Union appeared first on The Good Men Project...
the only makeup tutorial you need to see in 2017. pic.twitter.com/kjpJIH6PLv - hj (@hayleyyjay) January 6, 2017 Los Angeles-based beauty YouTuber Hayley Johnsen (@hayleyyjay) has taken on many buzzy makeup looks, such as peach eye shadow and mermaid scales. Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on European Union members on Thursday to increase their security and defense cooperation because there was no "guarantee of perpetuity" in relations with the United States.
President Barack Obama memorably declared in his final State of the Union address last year that Vice President Joe Biden would lead a presidential Cancer Moonshot Task Force, with the stated goal of making "a decade's worth of progress...Show More Summary
(Reuters) – The United States has not satisfied the European Union’s concerns about Yahoo’s scanning of all customers’ incoming emails for U.S. intelligence purposes, the bloc’s justice chief told Reuters in an interview. The European Commission, the EU executive, asked the United States in November for clarifications on the secret court order served to Yahoo […]
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has signed legislation ending a practice that made paying union dues a mandatory condition of employment in the state. The right-to-work law, House Bill 1, which passed in a rare weekend legislative session and...Show More Summary
It's been almost exactly a year since Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address, an occasion he marked with a Twitter nod to Hamilton’s “One Last Time,” the song in which George Washington bids a stunned Alexander Hamilton and a grateful nation farewell. Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union sued Kentucky state officials on Monday to block a new law that requires women seeking an abortion to first undergo an ultrasound and hear a description of the embryo or fetus. ACLU lawyers filed the...Show More Summary
Imagine that you run a family daycare out of your home. You have no direct connection to the state government, but its bureaucrats decide that because you lack an “organized voice” as a profession, they’re going to appoint a union representative to speak on your behalf. Show More Summary
In case you missed it, at the beginning of September of last year Shaun posted a State of the Union of sorts for his fantastic weekly feature RPG Reload. Having just passed the two-year mark of the feature, Shaun was starting to realize that there simply weren't enough classic RPGs left on the App Store
There has been speculation that Hillary Clinton could run for mayor of New York City, but a close confidante says this will likely not happen. On January 8, Clinton ally Neera Tanden appeared on CNN's 'State of the Union' where host Jake Tapper asked her about the rumors. Show More Summary
MINSK (Reuters) - Belarus will allow visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries, including the United States and members of the European Union, for visits of up to five days, according to a presidential decree signed on Monday.