On December 21st, a delegation of faith leaders including several MIWJ members delivered a letter to JetBlue at Boston Logan airport, protesting ReadyJet and FSS, two aviation contractors that have been breaking the law, violating worker's legal right to organize and trying to intimidate airport workers who are fighting for a better airport. Next Thursday, … Continue reading Join Logan Airport Workers fighting for Better Jobs & a Better Airport
Come join El Salvadorian Immigrants, 32BJ and the Massachusetts TPS Committee for a press conference to demand the extension of El Salvadorian Temporary Protected Status to preserve families, boost our economy and hold true to our traditions and values as a welcoming country. The Department of Homeland Security has until next Monday, January 8, to … Continue reading Demand TPS Extention for El Salvador
LABOR IN THE PULPITS Flyer Labor in the Pulpit /on the Bimah/ in the Minbar/in the Meeting Space Does your faith community want to… Celebrate low-wage workers in your community? Learn about the issues that impact workers most? Encourage conversation around practical solutions for workplace problems? Mass IWJ will work with your faith community to … Continue reading Learn more about our signature program, Labor in the Pulpits!
NOVEMBER 27, 2017 From The Boston Globe: by Katie Johnston KATHERINE TAYLOR FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE Jena Benson, 20, a Dunkin’ Donuts worker, says a boss and co-worker harassed her. One woman’s supervisor told her he’d give her credit for working a shift at a Charlestown bread company if she went home with him instead. … Continue reading For low-wage workers, many obstacles to reporting sexual harassment
From the Communication Workers of America: On Feb. 21, Santander workers, customers and community members to call on company to end deceptive banking and respect workers’ union rights In South America and Europe, thousands of Santander workers in eight countries plan protests to support US workers & customers NATIONWIDE— As bank workers in the Committee … Continue reading Santander Workers and Customers Unite Worldwide for Better Jobs, Trustworthy Banking