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Picturehouse Cinemas: Pay Your Staff a Living Wage
Business  (tags: world, U.K, Britain, Picturehouse Cinemas, BECTU, Prospect, jobs, Living Wage. petition, ethics, economy, business, workers )

Darren
- 13 days ago - campaign.goingtowork.org.uk
Every worker deserves a Living Wage and has the right to representation by a union of their choice. Picturehouse Cinemas should pay the living wage to their staff and recognise their chosen union, the BECTU sector of Prospect.
Where's the Best Place to Resist Trump? At Work
Business  (tags: employment, jobs, workers, working, resistance )

Freya
- 20 days ago - washingtonpost.com
From solidarity strikes to slowdowns and sit-ins, workplace revolt is a key strategy in opposing the new administration.
Tell McDonald's: Enforce a Zero-Tolerance Policy for Sexual Harassment
Business  (tags: fast food, workers, women, sexual harassment, retaliation, petitions )

Freya
- 132 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Just last week, a horrifying survey was released showing that 40% of women in the fast food industry experience sexual harassment. Workers also reported staying silent for fear of retaliation. When women report harassment, one in five are punished.
PepsiCo Responds to Formation of New Union in Pakistan By Attacking Rights - PETITION-
Business  (tags: Pepsico, union in Pakistan, attacking rights, workers, unions, employment, labour contractors, abuse, business, corporate, corruption, ethics, money, labor, world )

Lone
- 170 days ago - iufcampaigns.org
Workers initially formed a union in response to the massive abuse of precarious employment through labour contractors, which denies permanent employment to workers who have worked for years at the plant.
There's a Lot to Celebrate This Labor Day: The Summer Has Been Filled With Victories for Workers
Business  (tags: workers, labor, wages, overtime, contractors, unions )

Freya
- 173 days ago - alternet.org
This Labor Day is a particularly great opportunity to remember the holiday's history as 2016 has featured some major victories for workers.
Women Are the Majority of Minimum Wage Workers in Every State Except 5
Business  (tags: workers, wages, income, sexism, minimum wage )

Freya
- 173 days ago - alternet.org
There exist no shortage of angles one could use to look at the gender wage gap, an issue that deservedly holds the attention of most people pushing for equality.
TPP We Are Watching - Petition
Business  (tags: TPP, unfair trade, petition, Congress, no lame duck vote, workers, laborers, Labor Day )

Dandelion
- 175 days ago - goiam.org
TPP will mean more jobs being sent overseas and lower wages at home. Tell your U.S. Representative and Senators to VOTE NO on any lame duck TPP vote.
Stable Hours For Workers - Petition
Business  (tags: stable working hours, steady work, petition, workers )

Dandelion
- 256 days ago - a.cpdaction.org
Working people having to take on two or even three jobs to make ends meet because businesses are more concerned with keeping the money at the top than offering workers more hours or steady hours for day care purposes..
Trump's Wealth Built on Stiffing Scores of Contractors, Businesses and Employees for Years, Report Finds
Business  (tags: Donald Trump, wages, income, workers, cheating, wage theft )

Freya
- 259 days ago - alternet.org
A major investigation by USA Today has revealed one of the sordid secrets to the profit making in Trump's business empire: don't pay your bills in full, whether from small businesses, contractors or even the lawyers you've hired to stonewall them.
It's Time to Talk About Poultry Worker Welfare
Business  (tags: poultry, meat, employment, income, workers, wages, jobs, injustice, injuries, wage theft )

Freya
- 288 days ago - takepart.com
After years of focusing on the birds, we need to pay attention to people tasked with slaughtering them.
Robert McChesney: Capitalism Is a Bad Fit for a Technological Revolution
Business  (tags: jobs, employment, technology, workers, books, interviews )

Freya
- 293 days ago - truth-out.org
Robert W. McChesney and John Nichols explore the possibility of reclaiming the future for the people, before it's too late.
A Simple Solution to Boost Workers Across the Planet
Business  (tags: workers, employment, jobs, wages, trade, corporations, manufacturing, income, human rights )

Freya
- 300 days ago - alternet.org
There's a progressive way to approach global trade that can help workers abroad and at home at the same time.
From Verizon to McDonald's, the Worker Strikes Back
Business  (tags: workers, wages, strikes, pay, income, benefits )

Freya
- 310 days ago - alternet.org
Recent workplace actions highlight two different strategies for worker gains, and the central challenges that they both bring to the labor movement.
Standing With Workers Against 'Corporate Greed,' Bernie Joins Verizon Picket Line
Business  (tags: Economy, Rights, U.S., Labor, Bernie Sanders, People Power, Workers, Election 2016, New York City, New York )

Judy
- 318 days ago - commondreams.org
"Today you are standing up for millions of Americans. And you're telling corporate America they cannot have it all," Sanders told striking Verizon workers in New York City on April 13.
Tell Your Legislators: Support One Fair Wage for All Workers
Business  (tags: wages, minimum wage, pay, income, workers, petitions )

Freya
- 339 days ago - act.rocunited.org
The separate, lower wage for tipped workers has been stuck at the federal level at $2.13/hour since 1991. We work hard to earn profits for our restaurants, so we deserve a fair paycheck for our labor, with tips on top of that.
 

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