Labor

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Drivers for the ride-sharing app Uber protested in Los Angeles earlier this week, claiming the company, valued at $18 billion, has slashed their rates to an untenable level. "I’ve experienced four cuts since I started," driver Aya Valilar, who has been working with the company a year-and-a-half, told CBS2/KCAL9. "It was $2.50 a mile when I started...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Fast-food workers are out in force nationwide on Thursday as they participate...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Fast food workers are planning to launch strikes in 150 cities across the U.S...

Changes

The new Common Dreams beta website has launched. "Why? If it ain't broke, don't fix it" and the other most FAQs about our evolving website here...

Sign-up for Newsletter