Labor

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Just days after a gunman opened fire at an iconic LGBTQ nightclub in Orlando—an act of violence described by many as a hate crime —House Republicans blocked a vote on a bill that would bar anti-LGBTQ discrimination by federal contractors. This is the third time anti-gay GOP lawmakers have squashed a version of the bill in recent weeks. The Hill...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Activists face off with gendarmes during a demonstration in Paris as part of nationwide protests against plans to reform French labour laws, France, June 14, 2016. (Photo: Reuters/Philippe Wojazer)
French police unleashed tear gas and water cannons on demonstrators Tuesday as...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Some of the world's biggest retailers, including Walmart, Gap, and H&M,...