Orthodox market economics holds that when unemployment falls and the labor provide will get tighter wages go up; it additionally predicts that better-educated staff and more-productive staff receives a commission extra for his or her work — none of this has occurred.
American unemployment stands at four% and the workforce is the […]
Photo: Getty Aspiring comedian and Matthew Dellavedova doppelganger Elon Musk admitted Friday that “Humans are underrated” and Tesla, an organization that has made its status partly by hyping up the promise of automation, has develop into too reliant on it. To be clear, Musk will not be speaking in regards to the self-driving expertise in […]
The “State Policy Network” is a coalition of 66 far-right organizations who’ve been given $80M by a small variety of billionaires, together with the Walton household (heirs to the Walmart fortune), the Koch Brothers, and Betsy DeVos; they’re afraid of the teachers’ uprising, during which wildcat strikes have raced throughout America as a result […]
Lanetix is your fundamental shitty tech firm, the place your two weeks of annual paid go away is topic to often-withheld managerial approval, the place bosses threaten engineers with getting canned in the event that they take part in non-public Slack channels the place they talk about working situations, and the place high-performing software […]
America’s “red states” are sometimes considered homogeneous nests of parochial reactionary voters; it is extra correct to say that their locations which have been cruelly dominated by Republican lawmakers who owe their seats to gerrymandering and voter suppression that disenfranchises progressives.
That’s why wildcat, uncompromising, radical academics’ strikes have erupted in four states […]
After the incredible success of the West Virginia teachers’ strike, academics in Oklahoma and Kentucky walked out and now they’re joined by academics in Arizona — all 4 of those are “red” states that voted Trump in 2016.
Teachers’ strikes are inconceivable to disregard, since a lot of the workforce depends upon […]
It’s been brewing for weeks and now it is boiling over: Kentucky lecturers are strolling off the job en masse in statewide demonstrations triggered by dirty-tricking GOP state legislators who snuck a provision that gutted their pensions right into a sewage invoice; they’re joined by Oklahoma lecturers who’ve endured endless abuse and humiliation from […]