TikTok stars amazon
Solidarity with Amazon workers on TikTok: More than 70 young and influential TikTok influencers refuse to advertise for Amazon on their social media channels. They will not do so until Amazon drastically improves working conditions...
US abortion Roe vs Wade
The conservative majority of the Supreme Court has overturned the right to abortion in the USA - opposing the clear majority of the US population. Abortion rights have been in force in the USA for 50...
Houston: The City helps homeless people with the "housing first" approach
Over the past 10 years, homelessness in Houston has dropped by 63%. Double the decrease seen anywhere else in the U.S. The city helped 25,000 people out of homelessness. So what does Houston do better...
Apple Union Towson (Foto: Machinists Union/Twitter)
In the US state of Maryland, employees at an Apple Store have voted to form a union. At the Towson store, 65 of the 110 employees voted in favour of the union. For years, Apple...
usa 4 day week
After success stories from Iceland and news about the large-scale field trial in Great Britain, a pilot project on the 4-day week is now starting in the USA. 38 companies are testing the 4-day week...
Amazon Labour Union_Twitter
The online retailer Amazon is the second-largest private employer in the USA. Until now, the company has steadfastly resisted worker representation. In New York, for the first time, the majority of workers voted in favour...
iran-us-war-oil
In 1906, Iran was one of the first states in the Middle East to officially to become a democracy. However, in order to secure cheap oil from the country, the US and Britain overthrew progressive...
bernie sanders alexandria ocasio-cortez
In the US, politicians like Bernie Sanders or Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez inspire millions of people - although they represent classic social democratic politics and even use the word "socialism" in their speeches. The fact that the...
sarah-mcbride-first-transgender-senator
30-year-old Sarah McBride was elected to the state parliament of Delaware with a majority of 73 percent of the votes. The first transgender senator advocates a socially just health policy, paid sick leave and the...
Julia Herr, Donald Trump
In a video, SPÖ Member of Parliament Julia Herr takes a stand on the strange statements made by US President Trump about Austria yesterday. As a reminder: Trump spoke in an interview about the fact...