Month: September 2009

Honduran President Ousted

The President of Honduras, a country in Central America, was taken from his home in the middle of the night by the Honduran military and flown to neighboring Costa Rica on June 28. Large protests took place for months against President Manuel Zelaya’s ouster.

What is a Labor Union?

For hundreds of years, workers have been organizing for better wages and working conditions. Here are some of the activities workers do together through a union to pressure the employer for better wages and conditions.