A Thanksgiving Prayer

Thanks for the American dream, To vulgarize and to falsify until the bare lies shine through.

Oakland Port Truckers Demand Respect

Port truckers shutdown TraPac terminal at noon

Oakland port truckers haven’t received a raise in 10 years, despite rising costs like fuel. The truckers often pay upwards of $2000 in expenses for their truck purchase and expenses, yet they only earn $46 to transport a container from the port to the Union Pacific railroad nearby.

Beyond the ‘Second Shift’: Mothers in Service Jobs Work a Third

This photo of restaurant worker Angela Piril was taken for the ROC-NY Gender Committee photo exhibit. (Dina Cendano)

We need comprehensive, universal pre-K at the nontraditional hours that our service economy runs on today.