Yesterday, The Atlantic published a story by Alana Samuels entitled "When raising the minimum wage isn't enough," featuring VWC member Johann Kulsic as well as VWC director James Haslam and organizer Shela Linton.
Written by Brittany Nevins. Photo credit: Matt Hogan
Election Day Organizing For Healthcare Is A Human Right
SUPPORT FAIRPOINT WORKERS ON STRIKE
Real democracy means dignity in our workplaces, which is why we're supporting the FairPoint workers' strike and asking you to take action by demanding FairPoint's Wall Street investors use their influence to bring the company back to the bargaining table and negotiate a fair contract with the workers.
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Last night, organizers kicked off the first People's Forum on Human Rights and the Economy with a great showing at Montpelier High School! Members of the Vermont Workers' Center joined allies with Vermont Center for Independent Living, Green Mountain Self-Advocates, and 350Vermont to ask candidates where they stood on critical issues in our communities and our larger vision for people and the planet.