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Unseen Toll: Wages of Millions Seized to Pay Past Debts
A new study provides the first-ever tally of how many employees lose up to a quarter of their paychecks over debts like unpaid credit card or medical bills and student loans.
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Facing Cuts to Take-Home Pay, Uber Drivers Protest in Los Angeles
"Now we are at $1.10 a mile. You can’t make a living off of that," driver says
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Low-Wage Workers 'Movement' Flexes Its Muscles Nationwide
Employees of the fast-food industry demand $15 minimum wage and better workplace protections as actions expected in 150 cities across the country
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Victory Declared as Supermarket Standoff Ends With Worker-Friendly CEO's Return
"Never, in the history of people going to work, will so many people be so happy to punch the clock."
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'Unbalanced Recovery': Wages Falling, Low-Paid Jobs Rising Across US
'These losses are part of an alarming trend toward greater inequality and a shrinking share of the economic pie going to workers'
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Bangladesh Police Unleash Rubber Bullets, Teargas on Hunger Striking Workers
Garment workers demanding unpaid wages from notorious factory owner.
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Labor Board Delivers Victory for Low-Wage McDonald's Workers
A nationwide expansion of union rights could be in store if NLRB ruling is upheld
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Fifa Official Demands Payment for Qatar Migrant Workers
Many laborers waiting for salaries for more than a year, unable to return home
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Teachers Sound Alarm Over 'Anti-Public Education' Ruling
Ruling slammed for 'scapegoating teachers for problems originating in underfunding, poverty, and economic inequality.'
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'Walmart Moms' Strike Rejects Retailer's Family-Friendly Claims
'Our families cannot continue to struggle on Walmart’s poverty pay and constantly changing schedules while Walmart and the Walton family make billions from our work,' says Walmart mom.
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