Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Responds and Condemns President Trump For Again Blaming “Both Sides” For Violence In Charlottesville
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Kristen Clarke, president and executive director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law issued the following statement Tuesday after President Trump once again … Continue reading
Yesterday, Congresswoman Co-Introduced Anti-White-Supremacy Resolution
DOVER, NH – Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) condemned President Trump’s Tuesday afternoon comments equivocating “both sides” in Charlottesville.
“There are no ‘very fine’ neo-Nazis. I never thought we would hear such disgusting and outrageous comments from a President of the United States – … Continue reading
“The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and Temporary Protected Status programs provide work authorization to more than 1 million people, preventing workplace exploitation and protecting their freedom to join together in a union. We are all stronger when working people have the status to assert their rights on the job … Continue reading
If you are like me, when you travel you try to spend your money in a responsible way that helps the people of the community you are visiting. I like to eat at small “mom and pop” restaurants and to stay at a union hotel whenever I can.
We all … Continue reading
While attending the Netroots Nation convention in Atlanta this week I heard from many different speakers and I have to say one of my favorite speeches came from Becky Pringle, the Vice President of the National Education Association (NEA), the largest labor union in the country, with over 3 million … Continue reading
August 14 President Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act, providing, for the first time ever, guaranteed income for retirees and creating a system of unemployment benefits – 1935 Members of the upstart Polish union Solidarity seize the Lenin … Continue reading
AFL-CIO President says, “Call it what it is: domestic terrorism rooted in bigotry.”
Yesterday, the world watched in horror as white supremacists and neo-Nazi hate groups clashed with a group of peaceful protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The situation quickly escalated as James Alex Fields Jr a twenty year old … Continue reading
This morning, Randy “IronStache” Bryce spoke to the progressive crowd at Netroots Nation. Netroots Nation is the largest gatherings of progressive Democrats in the country with over 3,000 attendees this year in Atlanta.
Bryce opened his remarks by saying, “I am here to repeal and replace Speaker Paul Ryan.”
With … Continue reading