On March 14, 1895, the Illinois Supreme Court rejected the state's eight hour law for women in Ritchie v. The People of the State of Illinois. It was another in.
The thing about set work hours is that they create a stop to employers demanding work from you. The problem is that the entire idea of the eight hour day.
Work in modern America really sucks. There are many reasons for this, but one of them is that the old idea of the 40-hour week--long a goal for workers in.
On March 31, 1840, Martin Van Buren issued an executive order granting the 10-hour day on federal projects. This early critical moment in the fight for a dignified work day.
I'll admit that what I know about the French economy can be put in a thimble. So I won't comment on the details. But the French economist Michel Husson and.
The plague of unpredictable work schedules, with employers changing workers' weekly schedules as their whim, must end. It causes all sorts of problems for those workers. A few examples from.