Monday, August 20, 2012
Rally early for Labor Day
A pre-Labor Day rally and multi-faith gathering will take place this Thursday, August 23, from 10:45 a.m. to noon at Pilgrim Place’s Decker Hall, 665 Avery Road.
Thursday’s event will feature a forum held with workers from Warehouse Workers United, local religious leaders and Connie Leyva, president of the California Labor Federation and Local 1428 of United Food and Commercial Workers. Topics of discussion will include Warehouse Workers organizing for health and safety protection and to stop wage theft, state ballot propositions affecting working people and their communities as well treating workers, suppliers and communities legally and with justice.
For more information, visit www.puebledefeunido.org or call Gene Boutilier at 912-9999.