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Solidarity Call-in to Liberato

9/06/2014

Workers have been organizing at the famous Liberato restaurant in the Bronx for several months now. But the restaurant still refuses to pay even minimum wage to their workers, and they are harassing worker leaders by arbitrarily changing their duties and work schedules.

99 Pickets is calling a solidarity call-in campaign on Saturday 9/5 12-2pm, Sunday 9/6 12-2pm, Monday 9/7 12-2pm. More info here.

Support City Workers! Full Retro Pay!

2/03/2014

(read and sign the full petition here:  http://chn.ge/1cFeQTo) For most of the past five years, the city of New York’s…

Laundry Workers Center Immigration Clinic on Oct. 11

10/05/2013

Don’t miss this immigration clinic from the kickass grassroots Laundry Workers Center: Do you want to know what is happening…

Occupy Kensington Rally for Worker & Immigrant Rights

4/23/2013

On the Sunday before May Day, join Occupy Kensington to rally for worker and immigrant rights. After many months of a boycott…

Saigon Grill: House of (In)Justice

10/25/2012

99 Pickets is organizing a “House of (In)Justice” picket in support of former workers of Saigon Grill and the Sweatshop…

Labor and Community Rally in Support of Hot and Crusty Workers

10/17/2012

From the Laundry Workers Center: Thursday, October 18th, 2012 4-6PM Hot and Crusty Cafe,1201 2nd Avenue (NW corner of 63rd…

Hot & Crusty Workers Continue the Fight for Justice!

10/15/2012

Workers at Hot & Crusty, Europan and other restaurants owned by the same investors are keeping up the pressure to…

Workers and Occupy Wall Street Fight Shop Closure; 24-Hour Picket and Occupation of Hot and Crusty Bakery Begins

8/31/2012

Press release from the Laundry Workers Center on today’s occupation of Hot & Crusty.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nastaran Mohit (914)557-6408, nastaran@lwcu.org…

Why Are We Boycotting the Golden Farm Supermarket? / ¿Por Qué Estamos Boicoteando el Supermercado de Golden Farm?

8/16/2012

From NYCC: Come out on Saturday Aug. 18 and Sunday Aug. 19 from 8am to 8pm. [map] Boycott Golden Farm! Join…

Update on CWA/IBEW Fight for Justice at Verizon

8/12/2012

CWA & IBEW are still fighting for a fair contract with Verizon. Below is an update from CWA. We wanted…

Join the Verizon Twitter Picket!

8/10/2012

ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 10TH & WEDNESDAY AUGUST 15TH, WE ARE GOING TO TAKE OVER THE TWITTER FEED OF VERIZON, THE…

Organize a Picket to Support Verizon Workers!

8/06/2012

Verizon is making millions in profit and give execs raises, while demanding workers sacrifice paid sick days, raises and their…

Weekly Leafletting with Verizon Workers!

8/06/2012

Support the workers at Verizon! Attend one of the weekly leafletings at the 34th St Verizon Wireless Store! Every Tuesday…

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…

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…

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…