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Yes, you can legally be fired for attending a political rally


So a person can legally be fired for attending a white nationalist rally, and the opposite is also true: A person could be fired for protesting white nationalists. Nonprofit organization Workplace Fairness has resources for workers and worker advocates, and aims to help them understand these issues more.

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Racial Inequality Is Hollowing Out America’s Middle Class

Dedrick Asante-Muhammad

Freelancing Ain't Free

Robert Struckman

Lost wages, serious illness and poor labor standards: The dangers of rebuilding Texas and Florida

Casey Quinlan

Canadian Mounties to the Rescue of American Workers

Leo Gerard

With All Eyes on DACA, the Trump Administration Is Quietly Killing Overtime Protections

Michael Arria

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Moody v. Atlantic City Board of Education

Vacating and remanding a case in which a substitute janitor sued for sexual harassment and retaliation and the district court granted summary judgment to the Atlantic City Board of Education because the alleged harasser was not the former employee's direct supervisor, but he was empowered to determine a number of aspects of her work, his decisions had an impact on her pay, and there was nobody else on the record that provided supervision, resulting in the reversal of the district court's ruling.

September 15, 2017

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Evacuate for hurricane, lose your job

Teamsters chief fears U.S. self-driving trucks may be unsafe, hit jobs

Are elite universities 'safe spaces'? Not if you're starting a union

Google Employees Organize Their Own Study of Gender Pay Gap

Support for labor unions is at decade high, poll finds

Worried about being fired? Some in FL have few job protections if they evacuate

American workers labored harder in second quarter, revised productivity figures show

Would Laws Aid Gig Workers or Kill Growth? Lawmakers Get Earful

How Hurricane Harvey Is Affecting Houston’s Restaurant Employees

Justice Department to Drop Pending Overtime Appeal

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