MA JWJ Campaign News and Action Alerts

VICTORY! Massachusetts Home Care Workers Win Fight For $15
June 29, 2015 - 1:33pm
Massachusetts home care workers have notched the latest victory in the Fight for $15. Under an agreement Thursday with the office of Gov. Charlie Baker (R), 35,000 home care workers in the state will be guaranteed a wage of $15 per hour, according to 1199SEIU Healthcare Workers East.
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Mass. JwJ Summer Education Series
June 18, 2015 - 3:00pm
Our Mass. JwJ Summer Education Series is a series of weekly trainings that include organizing skills & political education. This year, many of our workshops will draw on examples and case studies from the fight to reclaim public schools, but the skills will translate no matter what your cause is! All of the trainings are happening on Monday nights at the JwJ office, which is wheelchair accessible and convenient to public transportation. Join us!
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Stop the Fast Track for the TPP!
June 3, 2015 - 11:22am
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) “Free Trade” Agreement and the Fast Track Bill that will push it through Congress is one of today’s greatest threats to good jobs, a living wage, clean air and water, food safety, human rights and democracy as we know it.


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