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  • Op-Ed: Join campaign to raise federal minimum wage

    With Rosh Hashanah and Labor Day so close on the calendar this year, it’s the ideal moment to consider the imperative of raising the federal minimum wage, writes the president of the Jewish Labor Committee.

  • Op-Ed: On Labor Day and Jewish values

    On this Labor Day, let us rededicate ourselves to rebuilding the broad solidarity that has always been the foundation for a fair, decent and strong society, writes the president of the Jewish Labor Committee.

  • Jews, justice and the workplace

    The president of the Jewish Labor Committee makes a pitch for a new law making it easier for workers to unionize.

  • Jews owe ‘thank you’ to unions

    The American labor movement opposed the Nazis, supported Soviet Jewry and challenged bigotry against Jews in the United States. This summer it took up the cause of fighting anti-Israel boycotts.