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Rebecca Hall donates wage from Woody Allen film to Time's Up fund

“Vicky Cristina Barcelona” actress Rebecca Hall will donate her salary from an upcoming Woody Allen film to the new Time’s Up initiative, she announced Friday. Hall, who apologized and said, “I regret this decision [to work with Allen] and wouldn’t ...

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Canadian, U.S. unions push for wage hike amid NAFTA talks

Amid tense talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, one strong alliance has emerged: a pro-worker bond between Canadian officials and the U.S. labor movement. Both American and Canadian unions want to raise wages in Mexico — in ...

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New Weapon in Day Laborers’ Fight Against Wage Theft: A Smartphone App

Photo Day laborers waiting for employers at 69th Street and Roosevelt Avenue in Queens. Credit Danny Ghitis for The New York Times Just past sunrise on 69th Street, near the No. 7 subway station in Jackson Heights, Queens, men in ...

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Chris Rock dismisses Jennifer Lawrence’s wage gap essay

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, December 31, 2015, 12:51 PM “Joy” star Jennifer Lawrence is caught between Chris Rock and a hard place. While Lawrence has become the face of Hollywood’s push for wage equality, Rock says the white actress ...

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Chris Rock dismisses Jennifer Lawrence’s wage gap essay

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, December 31, 2015, 12:51 PM Getty Images/Getty Images “You hear Jennifer Lawrence complaining about getting paid less because she’s a woman,” Chris Rock told the New Yorker. “If she was black, she’d really have something ...

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