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Justice Gets Delivered To FedEx Workers

FedEx says it “lives to deliver.” Last Friday, more than 2,000 of its workers finally received a delivery of justice from a federal judge. A settlement in the case filed in U.S. District Court on behalf of the workers, Alexander v. FedEx Ground, means the company will...

Robert Reich Joins the Call for Debt-Free College

In an interview with Capital & Main published today, former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich calls for free higher public education and debt-free college. “I think we’ve got to move to a system of free higher education,” said Reich. Reich includes the idea of...

Clinton Tells the Fight for $15, "We Need You"

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has officially joined the fight to raise the minimum wage to a living wage after feeling pressure from progressive candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley. On Sunday, over 1,300 workers...

St. Louis Mayor Joins the Fight for $15

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay is announcing today a bill that will raise the city’s minimum wage to a living wage of $15 an hour for those who work for the city’s larger employers. The plan would steadily raise wages by $1.25 an hour per year until 2020. However, small...

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