Labor Rights

Once a training ground for black leaders, unions still attract African-American...

When an assassin shot and killed Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis in 1968, the civil rights icon was in town supporting black sanitation...

Honor yesterday’s slaves by helping their modern counterparts

With the stroke of a pen, President Abraham Lincoln used an executive order to transform the American Civil War from a fight over political...

More migrant workers, more migrant rights?

More migrant workers live outside of their country of birth than ever before – 232 million, or 3 percent of the world’s population, according to the...