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  1. strike for black lives
    Thousands of Essential Workers Are Going on Strike for Black LivesTens of thousands of people are walking off their jobs on Monday in protest of racial inequality.
  2. politics
    What Would a General Strike Even Look Like?Activists have started calling for one as working conditions become more dire.
  3. business
    Global Drivers’ Strike Shows Tide May Be Shifting for Uber and LyftWith both companies going public this spring, the demonstrations are drawing more attention, and Democratic politicians are echoing drivers’ concerns.
  4. politics
    Massive Stop & Shop Strike Raises the Stakes for 2020 DemocratsAs a national strike wave continues, Democratic candidates will have to work hard for labor’s vote.
  5. government shutdown
    If TSA Workers Go on Strike, Trump Might Relish the Chance to Play ReaganIt’s unclear if Trump could follow Reagan’s strategy for defeating striking air traffic controllers. Unpaid TSA workers might be tempted to try him.
  6. teachers strike
    Here’s Why 32,000 Teachers Are on Strike in Los AngelesEducators are fighting for their students.
  7. money talks
    Bloomingdale’s Workers Might Go on Strike Come May 1They’re rallying today at the NYC flagship for better health care and wages.
  8. strike!
    Janelle Monáe Says Women Should Go on a Sex Strike to Protest for Our Rights“Until every man is fighting for our rights, we should consider stopping having sex.”
  9. strike
    Louis Vuitton Leatherworkers Are Striking to Demand Higher WagesThe strike reportedly comes the day before the company’s annual salary negotiations.
  10. strike
    9 Women Weigh In on What the International Women’s Strike Meant to ThemReflections from a day of no labor.
  11. international women's day
    See Photos From International Women’s Day Rallies Around the WorldFrom Jakarta to Dhaka to Oslo.
  12. international women's day
    29 People on Why They Showed Up for the Women’s StrikeThey came from as far away as Iran, Denmark, and Queens to join the Day Without A Woman march. Here’s why.
  13. strike
    Why the Cut Is on Strike TodayIn honor of International Women’s Day.
  14. strike
    If You’re Planning to Strike for Women’s Day, Here Are Your Legal Rights“A Day Without a Woman” isn’t your typical strike.
  15. strike
    How to Participate in the Women’s Strike No Matter Where You LiveWhat you need to know about the March 8 strike.
  16. strike
    Here’s What Polish Women Have to Say to American Women About Abortion Rights“I feel like the only thing we can do is to let us be seen and heard.”
  17. strike
    What Does It Mean to Strike From Child Care?The Women’s Strike has called on moms to participate. But figuring out what that looks like is complicated.
  18. strike
    Here’s What It Would Cost the Economy If Every American Woman Went on StrikeA new analysis from the Center for American Progress calculated what the impact would be.
  19. strike
    These Sisters Wrote Their Principal Asking to Be Excused for the Women’s StrikeTwo young sisters are planning to strike on Wednesday.
  20. strike
    The Only Way to Know If Striking Works Is to Do ItWomen from Poland and Iceland explain what made their women’s strikes successful. And why ours could be, too.
  21. strike
    Here’s How to Participate in Next Week’s Women’s StrikeOrganizers have provided more details on the March 8 strike.
  22. strike
    On March 8, Women Will Go on Strike“It is not enough to oppose Trump and his aggressively misogynistic, homophobic, transphobic, and racist policies.”
  23. strike!
    Women Across the U.S. Are Planning to Strike Over Inauguration WeekendIt coincides with the Women’s March on Washington.
  24. women and allies
    Women Across America Are Going on Strike TodayHere’s all the information you need to know.
  25. strike
    Women Are Planning to Strike to Protest Donald Trump’s ElectionOn December 12, where will you be?
  26. strike
    Women, Take Today OffA small but necessary protest.
  27. violence against women
    Hundreds of Thousands in Argentina Are Protesting Violence Against WomenThe protest was prompted by the murder of a 16-year-old girl.
  28. Strike
    Brooklyn Bowl London Opens January 17It includes a 120-seat restaurant.
  29. Strike
    Brooklyn Bowl Expanding to Las Vegas and LondonSpread bowling, it’s the Brooklyn way.
  30. Beef
    Fat Salmon Workers Stage Walkout to Protest Tip Skimming and Other WorkplaceWorkers allege wage theft and retaliation for concerted activity.
  31. Comedy Writers Strike on E!’s ‘Fashion Police’Writers for the E! comedy/variety show Fashion Police are on strike. After months of being paid for eight hours of work a week despite working […]
  32. Beef
    Student Guest Workers Protest McDonald’s Over Claims of SevereGuest workers were forced to work long hours at substandard pay, and live in squalid, employer-owned apartments.
  33. school's out for forever
    Chicago Teachers Vote to End Strike, Avoiding Legal Showdown With Rahm EmanuelAnd an awkward situation for President Obama.
  34. And In Non-Fake News, An ONN Writers Strike Possible This morning marks the deadline for a potential ONN writers strike, as well as a serious blow to our right to uninterrupted comedy […]
  35. Beef
    Far From Home Won’t Roll with Amoroso AnymoreThe bread maker’s labor woes are scaring away its customers.
  36. Mediavore
    Workers Picket Amoroso Bakery; Deep-Fried Kool-Aid Balls Are, Like, a Thing NowPlus: Yoplait’s ads get the hook; and a formers Pizza Hut president was elected Mayor of Dallas, all in our morning news roundup.
  37. beef
    Picket Lines Outside The Biggest Loser?It’s not because marching is a good form of cardiovascular exercise.