March2Justice llega a DC

logo_ElTiempo

Washington, 21 abr (EFE).- Activistas en campaña contra la brutalidad policial y el perfil racial por parte de las autoridades llegaron a Washington DC, después de recorrer a pie 200 millas desde Nueva York.

April 21, 2015  /  Comments Off on March2Justice llega a DC

Scenes From Four Wage Protests Across the Country

logo_eater

In cities throughout America yesterday, advocates for workers’ rights mobilized in a day of nationwide protests.

April 16, 2015  /  Comments Off on Scenes From Four Wage Protests Across the Country

Tax Day Worker Strikes Intensify in 236 Cities

NEW YORK – Yesterday’s slogan “Fight 4-15” showed unanimity on tax day among not only fast food workers in the United States, but also health, home, child care workers, airport services, retail employees, adjunct professors and students in major cities across the country and globe on raising minimum wage.

April 16, 2015  /  Comments Off on Tax Day Worker Strikes Intensify in 236 Cities

USA Society ‘Fight for $15’ protests: why they’re about more than fast-food wages

logo_CSMonitor

Protests on Wednesday aimed at raising pay for low-wage workers reached 230 cities. Employees are stepping out to highlight issues that affect not only them, but also a wide swath of Americans.

April 15, 2015  /  Comments Off on USA Society ‘Fight for $15’ protests: why they’re about more than fast-food wages

Coalition Launches Campaign For A $15 Minimum Wage In D.C.

logo_DCist

A coalition of groups launched a campaign today to get a measure on the ballot for a $15 minimum wage in the District.

Low-wage workers gathered on the steps of the Wilson Building, where they joined in chants of “We’re homecare workers. Fight back.” and “No justice, no peace. No 15, no peace.”

April 15, 2015  /  Comments Off on Coalition Launches Campaign For A $15 Minimum Wage In D.C.