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Category Archives: Labor

Service Industry, Tipping and Your Classist Ass

So, I did my bi-annual posting over at Geek Girls Rule! about tipping and why you should do it.  So far the comments have mostly been people supporting the post, … Continue reading

July 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Value of Women’s Work

What the hell is up with these assholes who don’t seem to understand that women work for the same reasons men work:  to make money to support themselves and their … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · 6 Comments

Revolutionize this.

So, if you’ve listened to the outro music on the podcast, it has the following lyrics: “I wanna start a Revolution, I can’t get time off from work…” Now, when … Continue reading

October 10, 2011 · 4 Comments

The 100th Anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire

March 25, 2011 is the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, which claimed the lives of 146 young immigrant women, who worked in a sweatshop in New York.  Here … Continue reading

March 25, 2011 · 2 Comments

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