MA JWJ Campaign News and Action Alerts

What's in your Chipotle burrito?
August 24, 2016 - 11:39am

"Food with integrity."  That's what Chipotle vows to serve in its restaurants.

But for the people who prep tomatoes and peppers at Taylor Farms for Chipotle, the reality is very different. They have had enough of the chemical spills, injuries, sexual harassment, surveillance and retaliation on the job and they're standing together for a more fair workplace.

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Teamsters Local 25 on strike against ABC Supply Corporation, Inc.
August 23, 2016 - 2:51pm

Members of Teamsters Local 25 are on strike against ABC Supply Company, Inc. in Admiral, Stoughton, Chelmsford, and Woodburn. Check out www.truthaboutabcsupply.com for more information, as well as Local 25's own website.

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VOTE NO on QUESTION 2
August 22, 2016 - 4:36pm
 

Contrary to the multi-million dollar ad campaign put out by the misnamed "Great Schools Massachusetts" charter schools don't function like public schools in their funding, in their accountability, or in their treatment of students. 

Lost Funding

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So the Fight Continues: Reflections on SCOTUS Striking Down DAPA
June 30, 2016 - 12:59pm

So the Fight Continues: Reflections on SCOTUS Striking Down DAPA/DACA extension

by Juan Pablo Blanco

In a 4-4 deadlock, the supreme court has killed President Obama’s attempt to provide deportation protections and the ability to work legally in the U.S. to up to 4.5 million immigrants who would have been eligible.

 

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Nurses Win! Historic Nursing Strike Averted as Brigham and Women’s Hospital Nurses Reach Tentative Agreement with BWH
June 28, 2016 - 10:39am
Historic Nursing Strike Averted as Brigham and Women’s Hospital Nurses Reach Tentative Agreement with BWH  

 

 

Saturday, June 25

 Brigham Nurses Stood up for Patients and Their Profession, Ensuring Safe Staffing, Improving Security and Protecting New Nurse Benefits After Voting in Historic Numbers for One-Day Strike

 

 

 

 

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