Category Archives: Social Justice

Fundraising Season – Host A Small House Party!

shortlink here: http://wp.me/pbr9G-3PC mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/over.input Hi Everyone, It is fund raising season again and I would like to raise some funds for my friends at PARC, People’s Action for Rights and Community here in Eureka. http://highboldtage.wordpress.com/2013/05/21/donations-requested-to-keep-parc-perking/ So between now … Continue reading

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Workers Strike at Miami Walmart – Demand 40 Hours Work – VIDEO EN ESPANOL

shortlink here http://wp.me/p2w2NH-pH In an unexpected act of collective frustration, dozens of Walmart associates walked off the job at the Hialeah Walmart on 9300 NW 77th avenue in Miami, Florida on Friday Oct 18th, 2013. As many as 80 workers … Continue reading

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Fair Wage Cafe! FREE Community Event Sat June 29, Eureka!

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p2w2NH-nL mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/trained.calculated Free Community Event FAIR WAGE CAFE! SATURDAY, JUNE 29 12 Noon to 5:00 pm Hosted by the people who wrote the Eureka Fair Wage Act. The Fair Wage Cafe is an open and casual … Continue reading

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Donations Needed for PARC please

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-ao mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/properties.engine Greetings! Please donate $20 or whatever you can for PARC’s May rent and bills.  We haven’t asked for money donations for a month or so because we were blessed with enough to cover expenses.  … Continue reading

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Hunger Strike in San Diego to Support Immigrant Workers Rights

On March 21, Evolution Hospitality took over management of the Hilton Mission Valley. We succeeded in convincing Evolution to hire all 110 Hilton workers, but the company immediately subjected them to the E-Verify program. Recently,a number of workers have been … Continue reading

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Audio Arguments on Prop 8 Before the Supreme Court

Supreme Court Proposition 8 Oral Arguments Audio Recording Released. Listen Here: http://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/argument_audio_detail.aspx?argument=12-144  

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Jesse Jackson Calls for “Mass, Nonviolent Protest ” Against GOP Gauleiter in Detroit Michigan

The Rev. Jesse Jackson called for a mass, nonviolent protest in Detroit against the new emergency financial manager at a rally this morning at city hall. The activists alongside Jackson pledged to file a lawsuit next week challenging the constitutionality … Continue reading

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