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I’m Forming a Burgerville Union Because I’m Barely Getting By

by Eli Fishel Reprinted from Street Roots I believe that everyone working, 30 to 40 hours a week especially, should be making enough to live, at the very least. They should also be making enough to move forward in their lives.

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Working for Food Justice: Announcing the BVWU

Saturday, May 14 6:00pm at People’s Food Co-op (3029 SE 21st Ave, Portland OR) * Facebook event page * More information about this public event can be found on the Burgerville Workers Union website.

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Burgerville Workers Union has gone public!

Learn more about the Burgerville Workers Union, and how you can get involved.

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Oregon Canvassers Workers Push for Unionization at Union-Funded Workplace

Seven workers and union activists head toward the office on September 17, just before the morning shift begins, debating how to enter. Should they all parade in together? What if lower management is out front smoking before the shift begins?

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