Politicians oppose toll roads on Johannesburg's highways, yet they are textbook example of progressive taxation that favours the poor.
Labor's defeat revives a familiar problem in Australian political history: the left's inability to show how its policies can improve people's material conditions.
Lots of things have happened in a century, but poverty has proven persistently hard to treat.
A new generation of workers are joining trade unions and using social media to hold big employers to account.
Drivers for online ride-hailing services face several social conditions that may challenge their efforts to transform collective action into a solid union.
Labour movements on both sides of the Atlantic have a rich history that's worth rereading now.
It’s time to update the old agenda of the 19th century: less working time and more money for all, in the form of shorter work days and a universal basic income.
The talk at the World Economic Forum was about technology killing white and blue collar jobs. What's to come will be decidedly old-fashioned. Our labour movements should be too.