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May Day: Migrants & Workers of the World UNITE! 2022 Portland May Day

International Workers Day, commonly known as May Day, is a day of worker solidarity and protest. May Day is celebrated around the world, with workers taking to the streets with demands and uplifting working-class struggles. JWJ proudly co-sponsors a migrant-centered May Day, led by… Continue Reading “May Day: Migrants & Workers of the World UNITE! 2022 Portland May Day”

MINISTRY FOR THE FUTURE – A PORTLAND RISING READING GROUP!

Here is a shot of the many participants of JWJ’s Portland Rising’s robust bi-weekly reading group on Ministry for the Future! Kim Stanley Robinson’s novel has served as a platform for organizing strategies and collaboration. To get involved with Portland Rising’s programs – discussions,… Continue Reading “MINISTRY FOR THE FUTURE – A PORTLAND RISING READING GROUP!”

Join the Public Panel on JWJ’s Exhibit as part of the PNLHA Labor History Conference!

In case you missed our previous posts, registration is live for Pacific Northwest Labor History Association (PNLHA) 2022 Labor History Conference: Using Labor’s Past to Mobilize for Labor’s Future. PNLHA’s 2022 Labor History Conferencewill feature examples, strategies, and opportunities to workshop ideas for using… Continue Reading “Join the Public Panel on JWJ’s Exhibit as part of the PNLHA Labor History Conference!”

JwJ Takes Action to Protect Workers from Heat & Smoke. How you can, too!

Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently published its final draft of proposed rules to protect workers from climate-fueled wildfire smoke and excessive heat. OSHA is accepting public comments on both sets of rules until March 18th. It’s critical that worker, climate, and public health advocates show… Continue Reading “JwJ Takes Action to Protect Workers from Heat & Smoke. How you can, too!”

Support Starbucks Workers, United, in the Portland area!

At a time when Starbucks corporate has seen record-breaking profits, workers are bravely asserting their right to a union — and demanding corporate put Partners over Profit! There are now 7 stores (if not more, by the time you receive this!) in the Portland… Continue Reading “Support Starbucks Workers, United, in the Portland area!”

Building Solidarity for 30 Years: Portland Jobs with Justice

Portland Jobs with Justice is excited to share with you that our exhibit, “Building Solidarity for 30 Years: Portland Jobs with Justice is now open at the Oregon Historical Society! It is a story of 30 years of solidarity that you, as members and… Continue Reading “Building Solidarity for 30 Years: Portland Jobs with Justice”