Howard Schultz Chief Executive Officer Starbucks Corporation Dear Mr. Schultz, I write to express my serious concerns over Starbucks’ concerted and
Source: An Letter to Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz on His Company’s Union-Busting Tactics – CounterPunch.org
Backers of a war powers resolution say that a strong vote in the Senate will send a signal to Saudi Arabia that it does not have a free hand to restart hostilities.
Source: Bernie Sanders to Bring a Yemen War Powers Resolution to Floor As Soon As Next Week
Democrats were ready to throw railworkers to the wolves, letting even Republicans outflank them on labor rights. But thanks to a last-minute legislative push by Bernie Sanders and his allies today, railworkers may be getting the sick leave they’re demanding.
Source: Democrats Were Dithering on Railworkers’ Rights. The Left Just Forced Their Hand.
“Last year, the rail industry made a record-breaking $20 billion in profits,” Sen. Bernie Sanders noted. “Meanwhile, rail workers have ZERO guaranteed paid sick days.”
Source: Sanders Vows to ‘Stand With Rail Workers’ as Republican Says Congress Will Prevent Strike
A new congressional report commissioned by Bernie Sanders finds that the 1 percent now own one-third of all wealth, while the bottom half of Americans hold only 2 percent. It’s another sign of the slide into oligarchy that Sanders has warned about for years.
Source: Bernie Is Right: Extreme Wealth Concentration Has Turned America Into an Oligarchy