Daily Archives: November 20, 2013

Stop and give thanks for sacrifice

By Rick Moyle   —-   As we enter in to the holiday season, stop and think about those who came before us and sacrificed to make the world a better place. This is the season when we thank folks … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Soaring Corporate Profits Continue to Outpace Wage Increases

This gallery contains 1 photo.

By Gunther W. Anderson In the previous Can Opener I provided a demonstration of the alarming difference between corporate profit and individual middle-class profit. I also made brief mention of the slim hope most of the working class have of … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Inequality in the Extreme

This gallery contains 1 photo.

By Gunther W. Anderson I had done some work on a demonstration of the difference between what the corporations in the U.S. are earning and what average lower-middle class individuals who work for those corporations earn. The thought was to … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Happy Minimum Wage Online Day of Action Day!

 Today we’re asking folks to take action calling on Congress to raise the minimum wage.  You can do this by sharing one of the many graphics we have on Facebook and Twitter and also take action online that will connect … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Labor History November 21

November 21 Six miners striking for better working conditions under the IWW banner are killed and many wounded in the Columbine Massacre at Lafayette, Colo. Out of this struggle Colorado coal miners gained lasting union contracts – 1927 The 1,700-mile … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment