Thousands joined New York City’s leading labor unions, and immigrant and community organizations for a massive rally in lower Manhattan to commemorate May Day, a historic day to commemorate worker and labor rights
Sponsored by the Labor Rights, Immigrant Rights, and Jobs for All Coalition, the rally demanded an increase in the minimum wage; fair contracts for city employees; putting a halt to unjust deportations and enacting national immigration reform and the…Continue
Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, here’s something you can do to mark the day.
As I write this hundreds of riot police have surrounded the temple where the leaders of the Korean rail workers union have been seeking refuge. By taking just a few seconds out of your holiday you can tell the Korean government that, even today, the world is watching. And you can tell tens of thousands of workers that you agree: the right to strike is a basic human right.
Just go HERE…
JOIN US: Let’s “Welcome” ALEC to Chicago
Thursday, August 8, 2013, Noon
Outside the Palmer House Hilton Hotel, 17 East Monroe, Chicago, IL 60603
We will gather outside the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) 40th Anniversary Conference, to expose them and their dangerous agenda that exploits working and middle class families, while protecting major corporations and CEOs.
ALEC is behind some of the worst state level legislation.
April 9, 2013, New York - The Jewish Labor Committee is committed to a fair, just and negotiated peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians. We strongly believe that a two-state solution is key to that outcome. Motion 241, the…