Posts tagged "workers' rights"

Take a bite for workers' rights: Restaurant guide shows you how to eat ethically

Take a bite for workers' rights: Restaurant guide shows you how to eat ethically
Do you ever look up from the table and wonder how much that harried waiter makes per hour? Or thought about the working conditions of the person behind the drive-thru window? Although the restaurant industry is growing, even during tough economic times, restaurant workers are suffering, according to Restaurant Opportunities Center, the national restaurant workers’... Read more »

What kind of jobs are we adding to the economy?

What kind of jobs are we adding to the economy?
At last count, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said there were 3 million job openings in the United States. It might not feel like it to the 14 million Americans who are unemployed, but the economy is at least adding jobs, rather than losing them. But a couple of things that have come across... Read more »