American Muscle Car Roundup: the New 2015 Camaro

By Sahid Fawaz

The Camaro has been on quite a journey over the decades, with many changes along the way. The fifth generation Camaro (2010-2015) reinvigorated the Camaro with its all new retro-modern muscle car design and led to it gaining the lead in sales over the Mustang.

Time for Americans to fight economic disparity with their consumer power

Cherri Senders, founder and publisher of Labor 411, writes on the sharpening focus of Americans on economic inequality and the need to take further action. Read her take on the power of the American consumer in her op-ed for the Los Angeles Daily News.

The single mother working two jobs who still can’t afford a decent place to live for her kids. The Army veteran flipping burgers at McDonald’s who needs food stamps to avoid going hungry. The 50-year-old struggling on $9 an hour after his skilled job was outsourced.

Throwback Thursday: Carnegie Steel and the Deadly Homestead Strike

By Michael Messina

The steel magnate Andrew Carnegie had a booming business in the late 1800s and wanted to keep it that way. But questionable methods in the hiring of Henry Frick and his ruthless implementation of a 12-hour work day, six days a week did not sit well with the workers. That meant a strike, hired guns, death, and ultimately regret on the part of a pro-labor businessman in Carnegie.  

New Year’s Celebration (and Relief)

Whether your throwing a bash or attending one, Labor 411 has the union-made goods to make your New Year's party the best in town. And if you're looking for relief on Jan. 1, we've got a few suggestions there as well.

Wealth Inequality: Trying to Close the Gap

By Michael Messina

The wealth gap in the United States is the largest we’ve ever experienced since the Federal Reserve started collecting statistics. That’s what the Pew Research Center found when they compared the latest numbers of upper- and middle-income households. These kinds of record numbers catch our attention here at Labor 411.

Union Chef: Apple Crisp

By Shelly Lurie

Looking to make a delicious dessert this holiday season but, don’t have the time or patience to follow a complicated recipe? We’ve got you covered with this easy-to-follow recipe for apple crisps (yum)!

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