Apple and other big manufacturers must swap less-deadly chemicals for the cancerous ones poisoning their Chinese workers.
Boosting the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour has strong public support and should be a no-brainer.
Raising the minimum wage would give our economy much more bang for the buck than we get from the financial industry's yearly windfalls.
Once hailed as the "Great Equalizer," public higher education today has arguably become a driver of inequality.
The uproar over what GM's paying its new CEO should be about more than equal pay for women at the top of the corporate ladder.
One of the barriers to equal pay for women is the lack of available information about pay scales.
A small raise in the minimum wage for federal contract workers is a start.
A pilot program to create mini post offices at Staples stores is bad for workers.