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from The Huffington Post

Telling Fast Food Workers To 'Get A Better Job' Is Nonsense, In 1 Chart

Since the recession, low-wage work has made up an increasingly large share of new jobs in the U.S. economy, according to a new study from the Alliance for a Just Society. That’s due to a troubling recession and recovery trend of middle-wage jobs disappearing and low-wage jobs filling in the gap.

from BuzzFeed Community

Community Post: 22 Things Only Women's And Gender Studies' Majors Understand

HISTORY is (a version of) the Story of White Men. We already have that. What we don't have are the history of Black Men, herstory of Women and the many many stories of other cultures and peoples we have effectively sidelined in our version of reality.

from Salon

Too much tea party racism

"How many of you engaged in the fight on trade union rights in 2011?" he asked the group. About a third of the room had participated. "Give yourselves a hand." Zeskind said the goals of the session included discussing the structure and strategies of the Tea Party, how to defeat it, and the relationship of the Tea Party to racism. He drew multiple comparisons between the Tea Party and White Nationalists and highlighted a study that shows Tea Party members are racist. "There's been a recent…