Stalled wages for airport staff ground quality of travel

Roughly 2,000 airport workers including baggage handlers have gone on strike in seven of the nation’s largest airports to fight for higher wages and union rights. Art Wheaton, a senior lecturer at Cornell’s ILR School who has studied aerospace and the unions, says this publicity is not what the industry needs during the holidays and […]

Global fast food strike a new way to serve social justice

As fast food businesses and consumers throughout the United States and around the world prepare for Thursday’s planned strike to call for higher wages for industry workers, two labor movement experts from Cornell University’s ILR School and the Worker Institute at Cornell call the action a unique type of labor strike and a potential step […]