An American Attitude: State of the Unions

In Canton, Mississippi, 63% of workers at a Nissan plant recently rejected a motion to unionize with United Automobile Workers (UAW). UAW and pro-union workers at the plant cited unsafe labor practices and unstable retirement plans in their bid to workers, and still the majority of workers at the rural…

The Rise of the Gig Economy

Today, American employment undergoes a disassembling, pitting workers who were once cogs against each other as machines of their own.   The gig economy (the sharing economy), consisting of short-term, part-time and contract work, makes up an ever-growing portion of the overall economy. The gig economy is not exactly new…