Labor Day articles on Wikipedia
Labor Day
in other countries, see Labour Day. For other uses, see Labor Day (disambiguation). Labor Day in the United States is a public holiday celebrated on the
Apr 23rd 2017



Day labor
Day labor (or day labour in Commonwealth spelling) is work done where the worker is hired and paid one day at a time, with no promise that more work will
Feb 18th 2017



Labor Day (film)
Labor Day is a 2013 American drama film based on the 2009 novel of the same name by Joyce Maynard. Directed by Jason Reitman, the film stars Kate Winslet
Mar 17th 2017



1935 Labor Day hurricane
"Labor Day storm" redirects here. For the storm that hit Syracuse, New York, in 1998, see New York State Labor Day Derechos. The 1935 Labor Day Hurricane
Feb 3rd 2017



New York State Labor Day derechos
The New York State Labor Day Derechos were two derecho events that occurred on Labor Day, September 7, 1998. One derecho moved through northern and central
Feb 17th 2017



International Workers' Day
in 1894, thirty U.S. states officially celebrated Labor Day. Thus by 1887 in North America, Labor Day was an established, official holiday but in September
Apr 29th 2017



Labor camp
A labor camp (or labour, see spelling differences) or work camp is a simplified detention facility where inmates are forced to engage in penal labor as
Apr 15th 2017



Labour Day
International Workers' Day. For the 2013 American film, see Labor Day (film). Labour Day (Labor Day in the United States) is an annual holiday to celebrate
Oct 28th 2016



United States Department of Labor
United-States-Department">The United States Department of Labor (DOL) is a cabinet-level department of the U.S. federal government responsible for occupational safety, wage and
Apr 28th 2017



Knights of Labor
KnightsKnights of LaborLabor (K of L), officially Noble and Holy Order of the KnightsKnights of LaborLabor, was the largest and one of the most important American labor organizations
Apr 2nd 2017



Child labor laws in the United States
Child labor laws in the United States address issues related to the employment and welfare of working minors and children in the United States. The most
Mar 7th 2017



Labor rights
Labor rights or workers' rights are a group of legal rights and claimed human rights having to do with labor relations between workers and their employers
Apr 25th 2017



Labor policy in the Philippines
Labor Policy in the Philippines is specified mainly by the country’s Labor Code of the Philippines and through other labor laws. They cover 38 million
Mar 8th 2017



The Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon
Radio Network. The Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon was an annual telethon held each (night before) and Labor Day in the United States to raise money
Apr 16th 2017



Labor unions in the United States
Labor unions in the United States are representatives of workers in many industries recognized under US labor law. Their activity today centers on collective
Apr 10th 2017



Labor Thanksgiving Day
Labor Thanksgiving Day (勤労感謝の日, Kinrō Kansha no Hi?) is a national holiday in Japan which takes place annually on November 23. The law establishing the
Feb 20th 2017



United States Deputy Secretary of Labor
The United States Deputy Secretary of Labor is the second-highest-ranking official in the United States Department of Labor. In the United States federal
Mar 15th 2017



Labor history of the United States
attributed to Peter J. McGuire of the Carpenters Union, for a national Labor Day holiday on the first Monday in September, and threw itself behind the
Apr 29th 2017



Australian Labor Party
This article is about the federal Labor Party. For state/territory Labor Party articles, see List of state branches of the Australian Labor Party. "ALP
Apr 14th 2017



Democratic Labor Party (historical)
This article is about the Democratic Labor Party that existed between 1955 and 1978. For the modern-day party of the same name, see Democratic Labour Party
Feb 25th 2017



Socialist Labor Party of America
"Socialist Labor Party" redirects here. For other uses, see Socialist Labor Party (disambiguation). The Socialist Labor Party (SLP), established in 1876
Apr 14th 2017



Labor Day Carnival
The Labor Day Parade (or West Indian Carnival) is an annual celebration held on American Labor Day (the first Monday in September) in Crown Heights, Brooklyn
Feb 9th 2017



Fair Labor Standards Act
The-Fair-Labor-Standards-ActThe Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (abbreviated as FLSA; also referred to as the Wages and Hours Bill) is a federal statute of the United States. The
Mar 30th 2017



Eight-hour day
For the holiday in Australia, see Labour Day. The eight-hour day movement or 40-hour week movement, also known as the short-time movement, was started
Apr 18th 2017



United States labor law
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Apr 25th 2017



Labor Day (novel)
Labor Day is a coming-of-age novel published in 2009 by American author Joyce Maynard. Henry Wheeler, a man in his early 30s, recounts his thirteenth
Aug 16th 2016



Israeli Labor Party
The Israeli Labor Party (Hebrew: מִפְלֶגֶת הָעֲבוֹדָה הַיִּשְׂרְאֵלִית‎, translit.  HaAvoda-HaYisrelit">Mifleget HaAvoda HaYisrelit (help·info)), commonly known as HaAvoda
Apr 23rd 2017



Labor Ready
People Ready (formerly known as Labor Ready), based in Tacoma, Washington, is an American temporary employment agency that specializes in day labor for
Feb 14th 2017



Labor Zionism
Labor Zionism or Socialist Zionism (Hebrew: צִיּוֹנוּת סוֹצְיָאלִיסְטִית‎, translit. tziyonut sotzyalistit) is the left wing of the Zionist movement. It
Apr 29th 2017



American Labor Party
This article is about the left-wing party established in New York in 1936. For the DeLeonist political party founded in 1932, see American Labor Party
Mar 19th 2017



National Grandparents Day
September after Labor Day of each year as 'National-Grandparents'-DayNational Grandparents' Day'." Congress passed the legislation proclaiming the first Sunday after Labor Day as National
Mar 26th 2017



Labor theory of value
The labor theory of value (LTV) is a theory of value that argues that the economic value of a good or service is determined by the total amount of socially
Apr 28th 2017



Labor Day (disambiguation)
Labor Day (United States) or Labour Day is an annual holiday that celebrates the labor movement. Labor Day or Labour Day may also refer to: International
Jan 7th 2017



Labor federation competition in the United States
A labor federation is a group of unions or labor organizations that are in some sense coordinated. The terminology used to identify such organizations
Nov 3rd 2016



Timeline of labor issues and events
September 1882 (United States) Thirty thousand workers marched in the first Labor Day parade in New York City. 1883 (Canada) The Trades and Labour Congress
Apr 23rd 2017



Labor induction
Labor induction is artificially stimulating childbirth. Commonly accepted medical reasons for induction include: Postterm pregnancy, i.e. if the pregnancy
Apr 28th 2017



Memorial Day massacre of 1937
This article is about the Memorial Day Massacre. For the Celtics game, see 1985 NBA Finals. In the Memorial Day massacre of 1937, the Chicago Police Department
Feb 20th 2017



American Federation of Labor
The American Federation of Labor (AFL) was a national federation of labor unions in the United States. It was founded in Columbus, Ohio, in December 1886
Apr 13th 2017



Labor Management Relations Act of 1947
Labor-Management-Relations-Act">The Labor Management Relations Act of 1947 29 U.S.C. § 141-197 better known as the TaftHartley-ActHartley Act, (80 H.R. 3020, Pub.L. 80–101, 61 Stat. 136, enacted
Mar 24th 2017



International comparisons of labor unions
Unions have been compared across countries by growth and decline patterns, by violence levels, and by kinds of political activity. In the mid-1950s,
Apr 11th 2017



Labour Day Classic
tradition. For the college football rivalry in the Houston area, see Labor Day Classic. The Labour Day Classic is a particular week of the Canadian Football
Feb 8th 2017



Re-education through labor
For the song by Rise Against, see Re-Education (Through Labor). Re-education through labor (RTL) (simplified Chinese: 劳动教养; traditional Chinese: 勞動教養;
Feb 24th 2017



Labor history (discipline)
Labor history or labour history is a sub-discipline of Social History which specialises on the history of the working classes and the labor movement. The
Mar 29th 2017



Indivisibility of labor
In macroeconomics, indivisibility of labor is the idea that labor cannot be used in continuous units but must be purchased from workers in blocks of time
Aug 21st 2016



Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions
national Labor Day holiday on the first Monday in September. It was one of its few successes. (A federal bill ordering observance of Labor Day was introduced
Jul 29th 2016



King County Labor Council
WCLU promoted their cause of workers’ rights was through Labor Day Parades held on Labor Day. The parades represented every trade union of Seattle with
Apr 5th 2017



Railway Labor Act
The Railway Labor Act is a United States federal law on US labor law that governs labor relations in the railroad and airline industries. The Act, passed
Dec 14th 2016



Labor aristocracy
Labor aristocracy or labour aristocracy (also aristocracy of labor) has at least four meanings: as a term with Marxist theoretical underpinnings, as a
Nov 16th 2016



New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development is a governmental agency of the U.S. state of New Jersey. Initially constituted in the late-1940s
Nov 5th 2016



Coalition of Labor Union Women
The Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization of trade union women affiliated with the AFL-CIO. The CLUW is a bridging
Oct 8th 2016





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