Following a historic win in Cowtown, NewsGuild workers at papers in Dallas and Austin are still bargaining.
Cities are filing lawsuits to claw back first responders’ hard-won workers’ compensation.
“High-speed reliable broadband is a social justice issue, it’s a climate justice issue, and it’s an economic justice issue because of the workers it takes to do it.”
The state leads the nation in workplace injuries and deaths. It’s workers of color on unregulated construction sites who fare the worst.
For nearly 10 months in the once-mighty union bastion of southeast Texas, ExxonMobil locked out hundreds of refinery workers in an effort to force an embattled 80-year-old Steelworkers union local to give in—or get out.
After a decade of struggle following hurricanes and new fishing regulations, the industry has reached a breaking point.
Unpaid exotic dancers are suing—and often winning back wages—but clubs and corporations aren’t changing their ways.
The primary rematch for Congressional District 28 is a litmus test for Democrats in South Texas.
Austin-based Veronica Ceci makes timely art about those who clean up other people’s messes.
For the Parras family, the fight for environmental justice has always been personal.