labor

Will Everyone Forget How to Do Their Jobs in Quarantine?

New habits, combined with not working for a long, long time, is sure to result in a bumpy reopening of things

As Coronavirus Hits Africa, Doctors and Nurses Prepare to Strike

Kenya’s long history of health-care worker strikes over poor pay and conditions couldn’t come to a head at a worse time, but activists and experts warn that it’s unavoidable

The New School of Labor Rights

Grad students work long hours for low wages while universities absorb the profits. At UC, they’re finally walking off the job. Will it be enough to force action?

The Hidden Pro-Union Politics of ‘Space Jam’

‘Space Jam’ writers and animators tell us about the labor-rights messages they hid in plain sight — and why Hollywood wasn’t such a sunny place for the artists who made Bugs Bunny a baller