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308, 2018

New Jersey’s Warehouse Workers Deserve Better

August 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Many cities and towns in New Jersey are home to warehouse distribution centers. These are places where people pack and ship products that are later sold at Amazon.com and other large online retailers, as well [...]

507, 2018

We’re part of an emerging voice America should listen to: Young people

July 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Rodents in the cafeteria. Crumbling ceilings. Mold growing in the classroom. Extreme temperatures in excess of 90 degrees. Toxic air quality from poor indoor air ventilation. Concerns about asbestos, lead and other toxins in [...]

1505, 2018

Murphy’s state bank would help working families, boost local economy

May 15th, 2018|0 Comments

New Jersey has an investment problem. The Garden State's numerous credit downgrades, budget shortfalls, crumbling infrastructure, chronic underfunding of critical programs and priorities are well known. The source of these issues isn't a lack [...]

705, 2018

Job Announcement

May 7th, 2018|0 Comments

New Jersey Work Environment Council (WEC) Executive Director Job Announcement and Description Review of applications will begin immediately and end when a candidate is selected. The New Jersey Work Environment Council (WEC) is seeking [...]

105, 2018

Workers and Environmentalists Stand in Solidarity on Climate

May 1st, 2018|0 Comments

"The labor movement has stood strong for decades under the banner of “an injury to one is an injury to all.” Our organizations have recognized that it’s time we applied this slogan to the [...]

2304, 2018

Workers’ Memorial Day Rally & March on Earth Day

April 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Intersectional Coalition Calls for Action on Climate & Worker Protection New Brunswick, NJ – Hundreds gathered at Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple on Sunday, April 22 to celebrate Workers’ Memorial Day, an annual [...]

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