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NYC Worker Solidarity

Monthly Archives: July 2012

Support Verizon Workers!

7/29/2012

Members of CWA & IBEW at Verizon have been working without a contract for the last year. Support their efforts…

Restaurant Workers Get Support

7/29/2012

From Worker’s World: A strong, multinational protest took place on July 19 in front of the Capital Grille on East…

Join the 99 Pickets Brigade

7/27/2012

Help build a mass worker’s movement in NYC—join the 99 Pickets Brigade! You’ll get an email newsletter about every week…

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7/27/2012
Join the 99 Pickets Brigade: Help build a mass worker’s movement in NYC—join the 99...

Chipotle, shame on you! Farmworkers deserve rights too! #99pkts  

7/25/2012


Chipotle, shame on you! Farmworkers deserve rights too! #99pkts

Chipotle escucha! Farmworkers deserve fair wages and safe…  

7/25/2012


Chipotle escucha! Farmworkers deserve fair wages and safe working conditions! #RiseUpNY #99PKTS

Low wage workers, unions & Local 1-2 united for a fair…  

7/25/2012


Low wage workers, unions & Local 1-2 united for a fair #ConEd contract! #RiseUpNY #99PKTS

#RiseUpNY at WEP offices. Workers on welfare deserve fair wages!…  

7/25/2012


#RiseUpNY at WEP offices. Workers on welfare deserve fair wages! http://tinyurl.com/8342gqv #99PKTS

TONIGHT! Expose the CHIPOCRISY at Chipotle Mexican Grill

7/25/2012

TONIGHT! Expose the #CHIPOCRISY at Chipotle Mexican Grill From Occupy Wall Street: For six years, Chipotle has refused to come…

Zuccotti at Work: Daydreams of a Rank and Filer

7/25/2012

Great article from 99 Pickets member Amy Muldoon: Occupy Wall Street, with all its explosive force and lovely razor-clean language…

Thousands gather in Union Sq. Low wage workers need a raise!…  

7/25/2012


Thousands gather in Union Sq. Low wage workers need a raise! #99PKTS #RiseUpNY

Thousands march to @ConEdison, @ChipotleTweets, @BabysRUs for…  

7/25/2012
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Thousands march to @ConEdison, @ChipotleTweets, @BabysRUs for low wage worker rights #RiseUpNY #99PKTS. 

Workers, united, will never be defeated! with Kenny Wollesen and…  

7/25/2012
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Workers, united, will never be defeated! with Kenny Wollesen and the Himalayas. #riseupny #99pkts

#99PKTS brigade marching for low wage worker rights. #RiseUpNY  

7/25/2012


#99PKTS brigade marching for low wage worker rights. #RiseUpNY

The golden calf at @jcpenney—respect your workers and pay…  

7/25/2012


The golden calf at @jcpenney—respect your workers and pay a fair wage! http://tinyurl.com/rap-jc2012 #riseupny #99pkts

Marching from Herald Sq. yesterday. #RiseUpNY and fight for fair…  

7/25/2012


Marching from Herald Sq. yesterday. #RiseUpNY and fight for fair wages #99pkts

Darden Group made $1/2 bill last year, steals wages from…  

7/19/2012


Darden Group made $1/2 bill last year, steals wages from workers. #99PKTS #RiseUpNY

Con Ed Lockout: What YOU Can Do

7/18/2012

Con Ed Lockout Con Ed will not allow 8,500 utility workers to work. Instead, they put dangerously unqualified management out…

Thousands of supporters at Union Square…  

7/18/2012


Thousands of supporters at Union Square yesterday—solidarity with locked out #conedison workers #99pkts #nyrising

Corporate greed vs human need. Which side are you on? #99PKTS  

7/17/2012


Corporate greed vs human need. Which side are you on? #99PKTS

Fairness. Dignity. Respect. Justice 4 Jazz Artists! #99PKTS…  

7/13/2012


Fairness. Dignity. Respect. Justice 4 Jazz Artists! #99PKTS www.j4ja.org

No exploitation! No retaliation! Laundry Workers Center fighting…  

7/12/2012


No exploitation! No retaliation! Laundry Workers Center fighting for fair wages! #99PKTS

UPDATED: Join Local 1-2 workers locked out by #ConEd in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx & Queens! #99PKTS  

7/09/2012
THIS WEEK: - Tuesday 8am: Rally at 30 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn - Wednesday 8am: Rally in the Bronx!...

#Sothebys and Musician Local 802 workers sharing stories of…  

7/06/2012


#Sothebys and Musician Local 802 workers sharing stories of being locked out by the 1%. #99pkts

Today at 2pm, Workers from Sotheby’s, NYC Opera and Con Ed Speak on Lockouts  

7/06/2012
Workers From Sotheby’s, New York City Opera, Con Ed and Occupy Wall Street Speak on...

Workers From Sotheby’s, New York City Opera, Con Ed and Occupy Wall Street Speak on Lockouts

7/06/2012

When: Friday July 6, 2pm Where: Con Ed picket line at 4 Irving Place, New York, NY (near Union Square) Who: Organized by…

Con Ed’s Board of Directors: A Who’s Who of the Anti-Labor 1%

7/05/2012

From PSLWeb: Kevin Burke is the chairman and CEO of Con Ed. He has also served on the Board of…

At the Local 1-2 picket line 8am this morning. 24/7 picket at 4…  

7/05/2012
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At the Local 1-2 picket line 8am this morning. 24/7 picket at 4 Irving Pl. #99PKTS #ConEd

At the Local 1-2 picket line. 24/7 picket at 4 Irving Pl….  

7/05/2012


At the Local 1-2 picket line. 24/7 picket at 4 Irving Pl. #99PKTS #ConEd

At the Local 1-2 picket line. 24/7 picket at 4 Irving Pl….  

7/05/2012


At the Local 1-2 picket line. 24/7 picket at 4 Irving Pl. #99PKTS #ConEd

Workers locked out by greed. Support Local 1-2! 24/7 picket at 4…  

7/03/2012


Workers locked out by greed. Support Local 1-2! 24/7 picket at 4 Irving Pl. #99PKTS

The Rise of the Lockout: A Worker Speakout

7/03/2012

More and more, employers are locking out workers—a union busting, anti-worker pressure tactic intended to get employees to accept concessions.…

Con Ed Locks Out 8,500 Utility Workers

7/03/2012

From Daily Kos Labor: New York utility Consolidated Edison responded to stalled contract negotiations by locking out 8,500 union power…

New Yorkers in Support of Striking Korean Truckers

7/03/2012

99 Pickets action on June 28, New Yorkers in support of striking Korean cargo truckers. Korean truckers are striking for…