ncpssm:

stangefruitandwildthing:

Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was a 17 years (in 1942) while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job.
That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War II. 

!!!

ncpssm:

stangefruitandwildthing:

Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was a 17 years (in 1942) while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job.

That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War II. 

!!!

As long as Staples continues its attack on good jobs, we’re NOT buying it.

As long as Staples continues its attack on good jobs, we’re NOT buying it.

nysaflcio:

Bronx carwash workers vow to unionize with Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU) and defy intimidation and harassment from carwash owners. “For us there is no turning back,” said Guillermo Brizuelas, a 23-year-old immigrant from El Salvador who makes $6.30 an hour at K&P. “We have been exploited too much.”
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nysaflcio:

Bronx carwash workers vow to unionize with Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU) and defy intimidation and harassment from carwash owners. “For us there is no turning back,” said Guillermo Brizuelas, a 23-year-old immigrant from El Salvador who makes $6.30 an hour at K&P. “We have been exploited too much.”

Read the full article at http://ift.tt/1pfbR6Q http://ift.tt/1AaQqMH

Via workingamerica
Tell President Obama it’s time to act on administrative relief for our families. Sign—> http://go.aflcio.org/relief

Tell President Obama it’s time to act on administrative relief for our families. Sign—> http://go.aflcio.org/relief


Today marks 5 years since there was an increase in the minimum wage.  It’s time to #RaiseTheWage  Join the fight—-> Text WAGE to 235246

Today marks 5 years since there was an increase in the minimum wage.

It’s time to #RaiseTheWage

Join the fight—-> Text WAGE to 235246

'I feel so bullied' The voice of Thomas the Tank Engine quits over contract dispute. Read more—-> http://bit.ly/TomTankEngine

'I feel so bullied'

The voice of Thomas the Tank Engine quits over contract dispute.

Read more—-> http://bit.ly/TomTankEngine

We <3 this!

We <3 this!

At Netroots Nation?

Stop by and visit the AFL-CIO / Working America booth!
Text MADE to 235246.

At Netroots Nation?

Stop by and visit the AFL-CIO / Working America booth!

Text MADE to 235246.

Attending Netroots Nation 2014?

Text NETROOTS to 235246 for Detroit labor history facts and panel reminders.

Attending Netroots Nation 2014?

Text NETROOTS to 235246 for Detroit labor history facts and panel reminders.