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Street Canvassing for Good Causes: The Worst Job in Town?

Outside of coffee shops and bookstores, crowded Whole Foods stores and worker-run co-ops nationwide, you‘re bound to find canvassers asking for donations or signatures in support of a host of causes. They’re often young people shaking the can for high-profile

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Starbucks Workers Union Releases Critical Report on Starbucks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Madden, Sarah.starbucksworkersunion@gmail.com August 12, 2014 Starbucks Workers Union Releases Critical Report on Starbucks Company Enriches Shareholders While Maintaining Inadequate Working Conditions NEW YORK, NY – The Industrial Workers of the World, Starbucks Workers Union released

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WORKED Discussion Nights

WORKED Discussion Nights are a space for workers* to learn, share and act. Come share struggles and successes, learn from peers and allies, and strategize ways to take action on our dreams of fair and democratic workplaces. 6:30-8:30pm Back Stage

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May Day 2014 in PDX!

Fellow Workers! On Thursday, May 1, we invite you to march with the I.W.W. during the May Day celebration in downtown Portland! ALL WORKERS are welcome to join us! Our strength lies in our numbers, and working class solidarity is

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Donate to the Portland I.W.W.

Hardship Fund:
A fund to help support fellow workers fired for organizing on the job.

Organizing Fund:
A donation to the Organizing Fund helps support our organizing campaigns and training program.
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