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Oakland Initiative For 12 Dollar Minimum Wage, Paid Sick Days

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p2w2NH-ue mnemonic here:  http://urlet.com/contained.allocation Campaign underway to lift Oakland’s minimum wage By Matthew Artz Oakland Tribune Posted:   02/09/2014 12:00:00 AM PST OAKLAND — The growing movement to help workers at the bottom of the pay scale has come … Continue reading

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Nationwide Fast Food Strike August 29, 2013 – Fight for $15

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p2w2NH-oo New York City, via gothamist.com http://gothamist.com/2013/08/29/fast_food_workers_walk_out_to_fight.php 🙂 “Fast food workers are walking out on their jobs today to once again protest low wages, demand the right to unionize and fight for better working conditions. The strikes are occurring … Continue reading

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Chicago Fast Food, Retail Workers Go On Strike, “Fight for $15”

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Humboldt Homecare Workers Make History: Reach Tentative Agreement with County

Humboldt Homecare Workers Make History: Reach Tentative Agreement with County by nicholasj on        March 13, 2013 with                   0 Comments in                            Featured , Humboldt Eureka, CA – For county homecare workers like Garberville’s Margaret Lewis, it’s been a long road, … Continue reading

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