Nevada casino workers fight an uphill battle to get – and keep – their unions

Michael Wagner has worked as a bartender at the Green Valley Ranch Casino Resort in Henderson, Nevada since it first opened in December 2001. Wagner and other workers at the casino voted to form a union in...

What Greenlanders say about Trump’s interest in their country – video report

Donald Trump confirmed on Sunday that he was considering an attempt to buy Greenland. His interest in the largely autonomous Danish territory was met with indignation in both Greenland and Denmark, with the...

Why does Donald Trump want to buy Greenland?

Greenland, and more specifically its purchase by the US, is being actively discussed in Donald Trump’s Oval Office. But what exactly is it that makes one of the world’s most desolate places such an attractive...

Is US capitalism really abandoning the ‘greed is good’ mantra? | Larry Elliott

Milton Friedman will be spinning in his grave at the heresy perpetrated by the US Business Roundtable. For the thick end of five decades US capitalism has been run along Friedmanite lines – namely that...

Leading US bosses drop shareholder-first principle

The bosses of 181 of the US’s biggest companies have changed the official definition of “the purpose of a corporation” from making the most money possible for shareholders to “improving our society” by also...

Trump tweets image of enormous Trump Tower on Greenland

Donald Trump may still want to purchase Greenland – but the US president has no plans to embellish the island’s coast with a Trump Tower. On Monday night, Trump tweeted an edited photo of a coastal town dotted...

Warning signs for global economy: the countries spooking investors

Stock markets have taken fright over a number of warning signs from key economies, the latest this week being the inversion of the US bond yield curve and news of a contraction in the German economy. Here is a...

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