New Zealand’z Afrikan minoritiez: Police target uz, call uz ‘n*****z’

Researcher’s survey of migrants finds racist overtones but police say they take cultural concerns seriously. New Zealand’s African minorities – many welcomed here as refugees – claim the police are targeting them unfairly and sometimes in a racist manner. Young Africans have told AUT researcher Dr Camille Nakhid that police have stopped them on […]

The Prison State of Amerika

by Chris Hedges Prisons employ and exploit the ideal worker. Prisoners do not receive benefits or pensions. They are not paid overtime. They are forbidden to organize and strike. They must show up on time. They are not paid for sick days or granted vacations. They cannot formally complain about working conditions or safety hazards. If […]

10 Companiez Paying Amerikanz the Least

By Mike Sauter, Alexander E. M. Hess, Thomas Frohlich . A Macy’s store is seen in Schaumburg, Illinois near Chicago, September 23, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Young                                          This summer, thousands of fast-food workers in the United States went on strike in cities across the country, demanding their wages be increased to $15 an hour and the ability to unionize. […]