Economic Policy Institute

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
The presidential hopeful aims to end "right to work for less" and union-busting, and bar federal contracts for companies that exploit workers
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Corporate greed is eviscerating the working class."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Attorney Eugene Scalia
"The Labor Dept should be a champion for workers, not corporations that pay...


ThinkProgress has assembled three charts that prove the premise of today's general strike : That workers suffer while the 1% prospers under systems that do not support us, but that rely on our labor, skills and compliance. Charts on productivity vs. wages, corporate profits and unions.