Nationwide prison labor strikes highlight a group frequently excluded by the labor movement
Inmate worker strikes highlight one problematic aspect of the modern labor movement.
Ben Carson Says He Has Only Declared War On Women’s Insides
Yes, but as they say– it’s what’s inside that matters.
Chill Pregnant Woman Tootsee Rolls Her Way Through Labor
Labor seems okay, I guess.
Whimsical Gal Gleefully Wastes Retail Workers’ Time, Pens Insufferable Essay
I have long said that the fastest way to see if someone is an asshole or not is to see how they treat people in the service industry. I have…
The Marines Are Testing Female Soldiers For Front Lines
Women in combat, frats being fratty(terrible) and so much more.
Fashion Bloggers Go To Cambodia To Work In Sweatshops In Norwegian Reality Show
This past November, Aftenposten, the largest newspaper in Norway, produced a five-part online reality series in which three 17-year-old fashion bloggers were sent to Cambodia to live and work as…
Harry Potter Superfans Made Warner Bros. Stop Using Child Slave Labor
Taking a page from Hermione Granger’s Society for Protection of Elvish Welfare, a grassroots organization of Harry Potter superfans, the Harry Potter Alliance, have been been fighting a four-year war…
It’s A Gross Christmas Miracle: 2 Cops Deliver Baby On Philly Subway Train
I’m grossed out by the thought of someone eating on a subway train, which makes this birth story particularly nasty to me.
Two Philadelphia transit officers made a…
Labor Organizer Ai-Jen Poo Is Another MacArthur “Genius” Grant Winner
Ai-Jen Poo, a labor leader with the National Domestic Workers Alliance, which organizes immigrant women workers, was one of the recipients of a MacArthur “genius” grant this week. [Colorlines;…
The Soapbox: How PayPal & WePay Discriminate Against The Adult Industry
I was packing my bags, looking forward to a week trip to the Feminist Porn Awards and the Feminist Porn Conference, having finally earned enough through my Patreon patron-funded writing…
Interns Deserve Protection From Sexual Harassment, Too
Unpaid interns in New York City are now protected from sexual harassment and racial/religious/sexual discrimination, following the passage of a bill that protects them on the job even if…
Poll: Is Liveblogging A Home Birth Intriguing Or Appalling?
Just when you thought your friends were oversharing on Facebook and Twitter, someone else comes along and puts them to shame in the TMI department.
Exhibit A: New…