On Sunday, August 26th Rev. Julie Rogers and Rev. Rob Mark welcomed Mass IWJ into their community and hosted an empowering Labor in the Pulpit service at Church of the Covenant. Rev. Julie Rogers shared powerful reflections on the ways she has witnessed our system fail to support working people, tying in a scripture reading from … Continue reading Labor in the Pulpit: Church of the Covenant, Back Bay
https://www.ncronline.org/news/opinion/united-states-created-conditions-latin-american-migrations United States created the conditions for Latin American migrations Jul 27, 2018 by Alex Mikulich Central American migrants walk to the U.S.-Mexico border crossing April 29 in Tijuana, where they presented themselves for asylum. (CNS/David Maung) As U.S. Americans rightly protest the Trump administration's policy of breaking up families detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, … Continue reading United States created the conditions for Latin American migrations
Religion as a Means of Mobilizing People JULY 19, 2018 by Ece Esikara (Originally posted on http://blogs.brandeis.edu) I have never seen a religious leader working for the workers before. I have never heard a talk about religion in a ‘lefty’ space before. Before coming to Brandeis, as an activist and lefty high schooler, I … Continue reading Religion as a Means of Mobilizing People
SEIU Local 509 members at CLASS Inc. are fighting for a fair contract to improve the care of people with disabilities in our communities. Low wages and high turnover make it extremely difficult to serve individuals at CLASS. The fight for a strong contract is about worker justice and building a stronger community. And that's … Continue reading This Monday, 7/9 Stand with SEIU 509 CLASS Inc Workers!
Labor in the Pulpit Saint Mary’s of the Assumption, Brookline April 8th, 2018 After years of trying to get a Labor in the Pulpit presentation at St .Mary’s, pastor Fr. Brian Clary scheduled a meeting with me and agreed to give it the green light by handing off the entire logistics to the parish social director, … Continue reading Labor in the Pulpit: St. Mary’s of the Assumption, Brookline