Mis­cha Gaus is an edi­tor of Labor Notes mag­a­zine, the largest inde­pen­dent union pub­li­ca­tion in the Unit­ed States.
Labor
The Economist’s Absurd Attack on ‘Spoiled’ Public-Sector Workers
Dispatch
Korean Workers get Sirius
Female factory workers wage three-year strike against satellite radio manufacturer.
Dispatch
No Match? No Mas!
The Department of Homeland Security is trying to force employers to either fire workers whose names and Social Security numbers don't match. Widespread job loss often results when the government dons its immigration-enforcement blinders
Feature
The Olympic Hustle
Chicagoans are already beginning to fear what hosting the 2016 Summer Games might do to their city
Feature
Interrogations Behind Barbed Wire
Who's to blame for America's new torture techniques?
Dispatch
Starbucks Gets Wobbly
Embattled baristas at the coffee giant turn to the Industrial Workers of the World for solidarity unionism
Feature
Students vs. Sweatshops, Round III
The Designated Supplier Program targets college clothing companies
Feature
Hey Millennials, Debt Becomes You
Twenty-somethings face a life of looming loans
Dispatch
A Legal Limbo
Feature
Shooting Down the Breeze
The promise of wind power has been impeded by species-protection scandals and a lack of public trust
Dispatch
New Fair Trade Model Needed
Sweeping changes in the export of textiles have forced a difficult reappraisal among U.S. sweatshop monitors: How best to help workers in a relentless industry?
Dispatch
Altered States
A new trade proposal would place local sovereignty in the hands of multinationals
Dispatch
Cola Wars
Striking unionists battle Coke and paramilitaries
Viewpoint
Praxis Needs Practice
Dispatch
Cokes Killers
Soft drink giant to review union deaths
Feature
The Maturing Movement Against Sweatshops
Feature
Supporting Young Thinkers
Dispatch
Hard Knocks
For many poor students, college remains only a dream