The skills gap in the U.S. has become wider due to young people being advised against training for industrial jobs.
Government work seems like a perfect fit for the community-oriented Millennials.
Efforts to escape status and responsibility as an employer have dire consequences for many workers.
The minimum wage is low by historical standards and inadequate for meeting basic expenses.
The momentum to raise wages for working people is growing.
Bashing the jobless has been going on pretty consistently for more than four years now.
It pains me to see that the American Dream, which so inspired me, is increasingly out of reach.
Every time momentum starts to build for raising the minimum wage, opponents suggest expanding the EITC instead.
Unions are trying to force their outdated model on a modern American economy.
Across the country, our economy is failing most households today.
The vast majority of new jobs are in low-paying sectors. And too often working people aren’t receiving the wages, benefits, and reliable hours they need to be able to...