December 11, 2019

Workers rally together in Medford

https://ktvl.com/news/local/workers-rally-together-in-medford by Shelby Reilly   for KTVL MEDFORD, Ore. — Employees of the Jackson County Employee Association, a chapter of SEIU local 503, rallied in front of the Jackson County building in their fight for a fair contract for improved health insurance and competitive wages. Employees at the rally said the top priorities are moving the county insurance plan to the […]

Labor History Potluck

Friday October 25th Labor History Potluck Labor history Potluck! This is going to be so good. We will have a brief tour of the training facilities of UA290 and a history of three generations of Union Organizing with Drew Waits. Followed by other special guests: Mark Brenner Co-author of “Secrets of a Successful Organizer” he […]

Renters Forum

Monday October 21st: Renters Forum The Housing and Human Services Commission is hosting a community education and engagement event on October 21, 2019 at the Ashland Hills Inn and Suites from 6:30 to 8:00 PM. The forum will be a solution focused community discussion about rental housing in Ashland. The forum welcomes landlords, renters and […]

JWJ Statement on Executive Orders Targeting Immigrants and Muslims

In response to President Trump’s final and planned executive orders to build a border wall, strip federal funding from sanctuary cities, and bar predominantly Muslim refugees from entering the country, Jobs With Justice Executive Director Sarita Gupta issued the following statement: “These executive orders are yet another attempt to divide our country and sow baseless […]