– The Wall Street Journal
The new child allowance will build in a trillion-dollar structural income redistribution into the IRS code that will make it far more difficult to cut tax rates or reform taxes in the future.
The campaign at Starbucks is just the latest example of a resurgence in US labour activism after decades of decline. Politics, pandemic-related frustrations, and younger, more engaged workers are driving the change.
– The Independent
Workers are in demand, and the nation’s largest retailers and fast-food companies want to keep them by paying for college.
– Restaurant Business
Labor experts believe the effort to organize the chain’s employees in Buffalo is an example of a new type of activism that could spread to other operations large and small.