John Maenpaa

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Christian/Patriot/Libertarian-Socialist and I support: AFL-CIO & IWW & ACLU & Occupy & Declaration Of Independence & Constitution #union #iww #WIUnion #occupy

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How the Rise of Women in Labor Could Save the Movement

http://www.thenation.com/article/177880/how-rise-women-labor-could-save-movement#
 
A new wave of female labor leaders are winning by thinking big.  

“While birthing ROC I have birthed two children,” Saru Jayaraman, co-founder and co-director of the restaurant worker organizing group ROC United, told me over the phone. She was talking over the yells and laughter of her young daughter, riding in a car with her between meetings. “I’ve been really thinking about work/life balance, and I want for myself the same things I want for the restaurant workers. Our two priority issues, paid sick days and the minimum wage, are framed as gender justice issues.”...

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#teaparty #union #iww #occupy #ows #p2 #p21 #tlot #tcot

How the Rise of Women in Labor Could Save the Movement

http://www.thenation.com/article/177880/how-rise-women-labor-could-save-movement#

A new wave of female labor leaders are winning by thinking big.

“While birthing ROC I have birthed two children,” Saru Jayaraman, co-founder and co-director of the restaurant worker organizing group ROC United, told me over the phone. She was talking over the yells and laughter of her young daughter, riding in a car with her between meetings. “I’ve been really thinking about work/life balance, and I want for myself the same things I want for the restaurant workers. Our two priority issues, paid sick days and the minimum wage, are framed as gender justice issues.”...

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