Fourth of July

  • 4 Easy Side Dishes and Appetizers for the 4th of July


    By The Ethical Consumerista

    At last, our country’s proudest holiday, and one of the most fun during the summer, is right around the corner. Fourth of July parties, barbeques, and every type of get together are being planned nationwide as we speak.

    If you’re not organizing one yourself, you’ll surely be invited to one, and no one wants to be that person who comes to a party empty handed. But cooking can be hard and stressful, right?

    Not with these easy and quick –to-prepare side dishes and appetizers that require few ingredients. And because you don’t want to bring a dish no one likes to the potluck, here are four crowd-pleasers that will make you the hero.

    And speaking of heroes, by choosing ethical products at the right stores, you will be supporting companies who pay a living wage and treat their employees well.

  • Celebrate America’s Birthday in Los Angeles

    By Kelly Ross

    Los Angeles is home to some of the best venues in the nation, making it a great place to celebrate Independence Day. Whether you want to experience a fireworks spectacular or enjoy a whole weekend of patriotic festivities, we’ve got the place for you to spend your 4th. Attend one of the following events and ring in Independence Day in the best way possible, by supporting good jobs that pay workers fairly and promote a stronger American middle class!

  • The Original Fourth of July

    By Kelly Ross

    Looking for something to do this 4th of July weekend in our nation’s birthplace? Labor 411 has put together a list of the must see 4th of July experiences in Philadelphia, and they are all union! Attend one of the following events and ring in Independence Day in the best way possible, by supporting good jobs that pay workers fairly and promote a stronger American middle class!

  • 5 Ways to Celebrate the 4th in Washington, D.C.

    By Kelly Ross

    What better place to spend the 4th of July than in the nation’s capital?  With dozens of great venues and exciting events, visitors and locals alike in Washington, D.C. can celebrate America’s birthday with a bang. Labor 411 has put together a list of the 4th of July must-sees in the D.C. area, and they are all union! Attend one of the following events and ring in Independence Day in the best way possible, by supporting good jobs that pay workers fairly and promote a stronger American middle class!