staff | Patras, Greece | 4/06/16
The first day of the big March Against Unemployment, which will travel 220 km from Patras to Athens concluded with enormous success on April 4.
Masao Suzuki | San Jose, CA | 1/02/16
In December of 2015 the Pew Research Center released a report on the decline in middle-income Americans, who now make up a minority of the population,...
Fabian Van Onzin | Houston, TX | 11/27/15
Over 20 activists protested outside of Wal-Mart in Memorial Heights, Nov. 27, to stand with low-wage workers in their struggle to for a $15 wage, health...
Masao Suzuki | San Jose, CA | 10/04/15
On Oct. 2, the Department of Labor reported that the U.S. economy created only 142,000 net new jobs in September.
Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 8/18/15
In May of 2015, the official unemployment rate was 5.5%, close to the 5.0% rate in December 2007 when the last recession began. But despite what appears...
Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 7/03/15
On July 2, the Labor Department released its report on the job market for June of 2015.
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following July 1 statement from the powerful Greek trade union center, the All Workers Militant Front (PAME).
Masao Suzuki | San Jose, CA | 6/30/15
On June 28, the European Central Bank (ECB) stopped emergency lending to Greek banks. With depositors trying to withdraw money and banks without access to...
Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 4/21/15
On May 1, 2015, workers around the world will celebrate International Workers’ Day and the struggle for a better world.
staff | Washington D.C. | 1/31/15
Statistics released by the federal government on Jan. 27 indicate that high unemployment rates persist in a good number of states.