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JWJ’s Faith Labor Committee is Recruiting Leaders!

Are you a person of faith and fired up over workers struggle and social justice? Are you interested in working in fellowship with volunteers who dedicate their time and energy to uplift working people? Are you interested in expanding out the good works and… Continue Reading “JWJ’s Faith Labor Committee is Recruiting Leaders!”

Faith leaders stand with Starbucks workers on their road to union victories!

The workers, united, will never be defeated! The unstoppable Starbucks Workers United, SBWUPDX, won again, Tuesday 6/7 at the embattled Jantzen Beach (JB) store in a 10-5 sweep! JB has been the site of fierce struggle between union activists and company managers. One JB… Continue Reading “Faith leaders stand with Starbucks workers on their road to union victories!”

Help Eviction Representation for All Make it to the Ballot!

As proud sponsors of Eviction Representation for All, the tenant-led campaign to balance the scales of eviction court and to keep tenants housed, this is the moment we’ve been waiting for! The campaign has been cleared for the ballot, and now it’s a sprint… Continue Reading “Help Eviction Representation for All Make it to the Ballot!”

M4A Advocates Push Multnomah County to Pass Resolution for universal, publicly-funded health care!

Led by the work of health care advocates and their strong testimony about the painful gaps of a patchwork system, Multnomah County passed a resolution in support of universal, publicly-funded health care! JWJ’s Executive Director, Jill Pham, shared testimony about JWJ’s experience supporting contract… Continue Reading “M4A Advocates Push Multnomah County to Pass Resolution for universal, publicly-funded health care!”

Join JWJ’s Rapid Response for Roe!

I’m sure you’ve heard by now – on Monday night, the rigged, right wing SCOTUS opinion re: Roe v. Wade leaked– and it’s unconscionable. After 49 years of right wing plotting to control our bodies and strip away fundamental human rights, SCOTUS intends to… Continue Reading “Join JWJ’s Rapid Response for Roe!”

Join JWJ to Celebrate Solidarity!

Portland JWJ’s Summer Solidarity Celebration is back! Less than a month away… we hope you will join us in celebrating community-labor solidarity! We’ll have raffle prizes, light hors’ d’oeuvres, a cash bar, and live music! *We do require guests to be fully vaccinated and… Continue ReadingJoin JWJ to Celebrate Solidarity!