The Supreme Court Is Not Where Workers Get Our Power!

Today the Supreme Court decided that non-union workers can no longer act in their collective self interest but must make claims individually and arbitrate wages, conditions, and hours disputes alone, is a deep and devastating blow to the labor movement. Stripping workers of the right to band together to enforce rules regarding their well being… Continue reading The Supreme Court Is Not Where Workers Get Our Power!

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Statement in Response to President Trump’s decision to End Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaraguans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 7, 2017 Contact:Ehmonie Hainey, ehmonie (at) jwj.org, 202-393-1044 x106 In response to President Donald Trump’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaraguans, Jobs With Justice Executive Director Sarita Gupta issued the following statement: The Trump administration continues to demonstrate that it will do anything to strip dignity and basic protections… Continue reading Statement in Response to President Trump’s decision to End Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaraguans

New Rule Will Allow Bosses To Take Servers Tips!

A Labor Department proposal to kill an Obama-era rule preventing employers from pooling workers' tips is now under White House review. The White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) received the proposed rule from the Labor Department on Tuesday according to the list of regulations under review. In the semi-annual Unified Regulatory Agenda… Continue reading New Rule Will Allow Bosses To Take Servers Tips!