LABOR & CLIMATE NEWS

Worker Action in the Coronavirus Depression

Worker Action in the Coronavirus Depression

How are workers responding to the threats to their health and livelihood created by the COVID-19 pandemic? A new series by labor historian and LNS director of policy and research Jeremy Brecher describes wide-ranging but underreported action. The series starts with a...

Feel the Heat? Climate Change Threatens Workers Health

Feel the Heat? Climate Change Threatens Workers Health

A new report, “On the Front Lines: Climate Change Threatens the Health of America’s Workers,” was recently released by the Natural Resources Defense Council, the BlueGreen Alliance, and several labor organizations. It includes 14 first-hand stories from outdoor and indoor workers impacted by climate change.