Work & Career

Trump’s Labor Pick Broke The Very Laws He’ll Need To Enforce (VIDEO)

Trump’s Labor Pick Broke The Very Laws He’ll Need To Enforce (VIDEO)

Employees of CKE Restaurants suffered serious labor violations and indifference from management while the company was in the hands of CEO Andrew Puzder, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Labor. Roberto Ramirez, for instance, spent 18 years working at Carl’s Jr., one of the fast food restaurants owned by CKE Restaurants. Ramirez described how […]

Obama Ends Presidency With Longest Job Growth Streak Since 1939 (VIDEO)

Obama Ends Presidency With Longest Job Growth Streak Since 1939 (VIDEO)

President Obama’s final economic numbers are in, and the results are impressive. In December, the job market grew by 156,000 jobs. It was the 75th straight month of job growth, the longest growth streak since 1939. The unemployment rate in December ticked up slightly to 4.7 percent from a low of 4.6 percent in November. […]

House Republicans Approve Measure That Could Slash Federal Workers’ Annual Pay To Just $1 (VIDEO)

House Republicans Approve Measure That Could Slash Federal Workers’ Annual Pay To Just $1 (VIDEO)

Part of a recent rules package passed by the Republican-controlled House includes a measure that could reduce the wages of federal workers to just $1 per year. Representative H. Morgan Griffith (R-Va.) and his Republican colleagues pushed to reintroduce the 19th-century Holman Rule, which was eliminated in 1983. The new Holman Rule, like the old one, […]

Trump’s ‘Brilliant’ Tax Plan Is Not So Original, And It Failed Last Time Too (VIDEO)

Trump’s ‘Brilliant’ Tax Plan Is Not So Original, And It Failed Last Time Too (VIDEO)

President-elect Donald Trump’s tax plan involves cutting taxes for corporations and for the one percent. This has been tried before, Donnie. It didn’t work. As far as corporate taxes are concerned, he has a $2.6 trillion repatriation proposal. What Is Repatriation? Repatriation involves converting money from one currency to another. In the realm of corporate […]

An Angry Mob Of Trumpettes Are On The Rampage Over Ivanka Trump (VIDEO)

An Angry Mob Of Trumpettes Are On The Rampage Over Ivanka Trump (VIDEO)

Several thousand people have jumped on the free speech bandwagon and are demanding that the Hunter College Professor who was removed from a JetBlue flight, alongside his husband, for verbally bashing President-elect Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka and her family, be fired immediately. Details of what actually happened are a bit foggy since both sides have […]

Versace Has Been Pegged As The Latest Example Of Racism In America (VIDEO)

Versace Has Been Pegged As The Latest Example Of Racism In America (VIDEO)

A former employee of the Bay Area Versace retail establishment is claiming that the store had a code name that was to be used any time a black person came into the establishment. The former employee, who is suing Versace for wrongful termination, claims that the manager required all employees to use the code D410 […]

Broncos’ Brandon Marshall Has PERFECT Response To Racist, Threatening Letter (VIDEO)

Broncos’ Brandon Marshall Has PERFECT Response To Racist, Threatening Letter (VIDEO)

On Friday, NFL linebacker Brandon Marshall received an anonymous letter at Denver Broncos HQ. It started out with some brilliant sarcasm: “How are you? You are a great football player Mr. Marshall, no you are not!” Then things got really racist: “You are a worthless fucking n*****… If you are so unhappy with America, turn in […]

Trump Chooses WWE CEO To Head Small Business Administration (VIDEO)

Trump Chooses WWE CEO To Head Small Business Administration (VIDEO)

President-elect Donald Trump has appointed Linda McMahon to lead the Small Business Association (SBA). The SBA is an independent agency of the federal government designed to provide loans and grants to small business owners and entrepreneurs. It also provides advice and general guidance about how to improve or start a small business. Linda McMahon is the wife […]

Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Likely To Help Roll Back Labor Laws (VIDEO)

Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Likely To Help Roll Back Labor Laws (VIDEO)

A major expansion of right-to-work laws looks likely under President-elect Donald Trump. Last week, two Illinois state employees moved forward with their lawsuit against the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), the largest public-sector union in the nation. The employees, Mark Janus and Brian Trygg, are challenging the constitutionality of public employees […]

WATCH: Women In Business Do It Better – And Really Could Rule The World

WATCH: Women In Business Do It Better – And Really Could Rule The World

That’s right, ladies. Having women in business and in powerful positions can make our country so much better. Obviously, millions of people thought so when they voted for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The Special Envoy for Women and Children (SEWC), the African Union for Peace and Security Council (AUPSC), as well as Bineta […]

November Jobs Report: Unemployment Hitting Record Lows! Can We Keep Obama, Please? (VIDEO)

November Jobs Report: Unemployment Hitting Record Lows! Can We Keep Obama, Please? (VIDEO)

The national jobs report for November is in. We have added 178,000 new jobs since the election. The unemployment rate has dropped to 4.6 percent, which is the lowest it has been since August 2007. It was slightly less than the 180,000 jobs forecast for November. Unfortunately, wages are not rising. This is a sign […]

Melania Shows Just How Little She Knows About Being A First Lady

Melania Shows Just How Little She Knows About Being A First Lady

In an op-ed by Hadley Freeman published in The Guardian, the journalist brings up Melania Trump’s response to the possibility of her husband becoming President back in 2000 where she set her sites on a comparison of herself with Jackie Kennedy and Betty Ford. Of course in 2000, and all the way up to election […]

Free Speech Threatened Even Before Trump’s Win: Backpage Battle Continues (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Free Speech Threatened Even Before Trump’s Win: Backpage Battle Continues (TWEETS/VIDEO)

In the wake of a Trump presidency tensions are high and reports of hate crimes have increased. But hate is not all that is in stake as Trump prepares to take office. The First Amendment right to freedom of speech and the press is too. In blatant disregard to the Communications Decency Act, the CEO and […]

WATCH: GOP Pi**ed As Trump Transition Team Deadlocked, Work Grinds To A Halt

WATCH: GOP Pi**ed As Trump Transition Team Deadlocked, Work Grinds To A Halt

No matter how you look at the new President-elect Donald Trump’s transition into the White House, you could say it’s either grinding to a halt, or becoming a Comedy of Errors. Both Democrats and Republicans are worried that Trump and his team won’t be ready to govern come January’s inauguration. Bridgegate Trouble began with the quick change […]

NLRB: Trump Violated The Labor Rights Of His Own Hotel Workers

NLRB: Trump Violated The Labor Rights Of His Own Hotel Workers

The National Labor Relations Board has found that Donald Trump violated the federal labor rights of his employees. The Republican presidential nominee refused to enter into collective bargaining with workers at his Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas after they unionized earlier this year. A representative from UNITE HERE – the union representing the hotel […]

A Place Of Their Own – Restaurant Welcomes Transgender Community (VIDEO)

A Place Of Their Own – Restaurant Welcomes Transgender Community (VIDEO)

California has set up a groundbreaking, large-scale program that helps the transgender community find jobs. The rate of unemployment in the transgender community is almost double that of the general public. At the root of the entire movement is the transgender activist, writer, public speaker, and businesswoman, Michaela Mendelsohn. Along with owning six franchise locations of […]

Trump’s Leaked Tax Return Explains Why He’s Sooooo Eager To End Estate Tax (VIDEO)

Trump’s Leaked Tax Return Explains Why He’s Sooooo Eager To End Estate Tax (VIDEO)

This week, The New York Times released some of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s tax records that they received in the mail. It was part of a tax return leak from 1995. Trump’s second wife, Marla Maples, may have leaked it, but we don’t know for sure. The return said that Trump lost $916 million. Here are […]

REVEALED: Tax Records Show Trump May Have LIED To IRS About His Salary By Millions (VIDEO)

REVEALED: Tax Records Show Trump May Have LIED To IRS About His Salary By Millions (VIDEO)

This week, The New York Times released a tax return from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for the year 1995. It shows that he lost $916 million that year. That means that he didn’t have to be any taxes on that money and may have used this loophole to get out of paying those taxes for 18 […]

This Sh*t Is Serious! 25% Of Federal Employees Consider Quitting If Trump Elected (VIDEO)

This Sh*t Is Serious! 25% Of Federal Employees Consider Quitting If Trump Elected (VIDEO)

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has created quite the sh*tshow of a presidential campaign. Members of his party are jumping ship every day. Lots of Republican officials have abandoned their nominee. It just keeps getting bigger. A new poll shows that 25 percent of federal employees are considering quitting if Donald Trump gets elected. The poll […]

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