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Powell's picket, Wed. Nov. 12th, 11 am - 4 pm

Come support workers in our own community!!!

The contract battle at Powell's bookstore is heating up! In addition to candlelight vigils on Saturday nights, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Burnside store, see information below about the important picket on Wednesday, Nov. 12th.
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Support ILWU Local 5 Bargaining; ILWU Local 5 members are stronger and more unified than ever. Let's help them beat back management's unworthy offer!

Picket at Burnside Store - Wed. Nov. 12th, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm.

On Tuesday, Nov. 11th, Local 5 members will vote on whether to go out on an unfair labor practice strike on Wed. Nov. 12th, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm ! In any case, there will be an informational picket. Come for all or part of this time.

Let's tell Michael Powell that it is not fair to to invest in everything except his workers, who make everything possible. Management's proposal shifts huge health care costs onto workers and it limits wage increases to two percent a year (down from six percent a year under the present agreement.) These cuts would come at a time that the business is thriving.

Call Jobs with Justice at 503-236-5573 for more info.