It turns out, the Black Death and the COVID-19 pandemic have something in common: workers wanting more from their bosses.
Sen. Ron Johnson was worth at least $10 million as of 2019.
The grocery store chain has shuttered several stores when local municipalities demanded that workers get extra pay during COVID.
Workers at the Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market have been peacefully striking since Sunday for better wages and health care.
The Philippines, which currently has the highest number of COVID-19 cases in Southeast Asia, also has some of the lowest-paid frontline workers in the region, a study found.
A legal loophole dating to the Great Depression is reaching a breaking point, thanks in part to increasingly left-wing politics.
Forbes doesn’t name a single woman among Canada’s 45 billionaires.
Oh, and less wage theft by greedy bosses—but only if the restaurant lobby can be beaten.
According to a JPMorgan Chase & Co. report, there are more gig economy drivers than ever before but half of the earnings.
But the good news is that wages seem to be rising faster than the price of goods and services.