MA JWJ Campaign News and Action Alerts

A Key Victory in the Fast Food Workers' Movement
July 29, 2014 - 8:47pm

Today, the National Labor Relations Board ruled that McDonalds is a co-employer, along with its franchisers, of McDonald's workers. Throughout the efforts to organize and the Fight for $15, McDonald's has stated that they are not responsible for setting employees' wages, pointing the finger instead at franchise owners. Today's ruling will have huge implications for the campaign to organize fast food workers in Boston and across the country.

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Mass. JwJ Summer Education Series
June 16, 2014 - 12:23pm
It’s that time of year again – the sun is shining, school is out, and here at JwJ, we’re starting up our summer education series! See the attached schedule of trainings, all of which happen on Monday nights at the Jobs with Justice office. The trainings cover a variety of skills and topics in political education. From power analysis to art & activism, there’s something for everyone, and the sessions are open to all. We hope you’ll check out what we have on offer and, if you like what you see, join us for a night or the whole series.
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