Archive for the ‘labor’ Category

El Malpais

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

All seven Episodes of El Malpais have now been published. Read and enjoy!

El Malpais: A Modern Folk Tale from the Left

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Episode 3 of El Malpais is now posted. Read it and visit us on Facebook.

Offshoring US Transportation Jobs to Mexico–The Looming Deadline

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

The North American Free Trade Agreement is the gift that keeps on giving to transnational corporations (TNCs) and taking from US workers.  Now, following the migration of countless manufacturing jobs in the 1990s and early 2000s, tens of thousands of US transportation jobs are about to move south of the border.

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Globalization, Contractual Employment, and the Decline of Labor Unions — Comment

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

Globalization, Contractual Employment, and the Decline of Labor Unions by Bernard Joseph Esposo Guerrero is another valuable contribution to FTL.  Understanding the problems faced by labor unions in the developing world is essential to developing international labor solidarity.

Read the entire essay and offer your feedback so we can begin to move forward.