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House bill would cut off food stamps to striking workers’ families; Shirtwaist fire anniversary

The push to drive America back into the Robber Baron era has kicked into overdrive, as Republican governors and legislatures around the country engage in a tandem assault on unions, and in Washington (when they’re not passing abortion bills) Republicans … Continue reading

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**UPDATE: ‘Wisconsin 14′ return as 85,000 rally in Madison (video)

The ‘Wisconsin 14′ returned to Madison on Saturday to take part in what has been called the largest rally to date for worker rights in the state. Some 85,000 people are estimated to have taken part, including off-duty police officers. … Continue reading

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