Workers’ rights are human rights. They don’t come from laws — they come from being human. In the Workers Rights section, we report on the right to organize and bargain collectively, the right to a decent standard of living, and the right to be treated fairly and with dignity.
EEOC is suing companies that trafficked hundreds of foreign workers to Washington, Hawaii, Texas, and Mississippi.
Polls have continued to show an edge in public support for union rights.
Ten U.S. senators in asking the National Labor Relations Board to ignore political pressure.
A thousand UFCW members could lose jobs if Walmart opens 17 Portland-area stores as planned.
Supporters filled a Portland Hilton ballroom May 14 to celebrate and remember.
Enrollment drops after Portland French School spends $170,000 opposing efforts to join AFT.
Seattle theaters joined in the “We Are One” national day of action April 4 by putting up signs.
Georgia-Pacific has changed since it was bought in 2005 by conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch.
Gay civil rights leader Cleve Jones was a star guest April 20 at the kickoff of the newly-chartered Oregon chapter of Pride At Work.
Newly unionized Dosha Salon and Spa hired former Oregon Republican Party chair Bob Tiernan to oversee bargaining.