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CINCINNATI INTERFAITH WORKERS CENTER IS HIRING POSITION TITLE:        Communications & Events Coordinator REPORTS TO:               Brennan C. Grayson, Executive Director DATE:                              January 25, 2016   Communications & Events Coordinator The Cincinnati Interfaith Workers Center (CIWC) is a

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Upcoming Events

  Event Date Time Location To Help Contact 621-5991 City Council Meeting on Wage Theft Monday,Feb. 1st  1:00pm City Hall, 801 Plum Street, Cincinnati Ohio 45202 Brennan Immigrant Rights Committee Sunday, Jan. 31st 3:00pm CIWC Manuel Worker Justice Committee Tuesday,

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Cincinnati Interfaith Workers Center, Upcoming Events Event Date Time Location Contact   10th Anniversary “Showcase” – Planning Committee     Friday, Sept. 11     11:00am   CIWC   Brennan   AFL-CIO Labor Day, CIWC Booth & Member Picnic  

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“Worker Justice Now” — Cincinnati Interfaith Workers Center Launches Its Newsletter

Worker Justice Now, Summer 2015 (CIWC Newsletter, Eng.)

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Wage Theft in the News: St. Pete Becomes First Florida City to Enact Wage Theft Ordinance, Empower Abused Workers

In Florida, the St. Petersburg City Council passed an ordinance, sponsored by council member Darden Rice, that will allow workers to file a wage theft claim with the city without having to hire an attorney or entering the legal system. 

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Wage Theft in the News: Papa John’s Ordered to Pay Almost $800,000 in Wage Theft Case

by Jessica Mason Pieklo, Senior Legal Analyst, RH Reality Check February 9, 2015 – 10:01 am A Papa John’s pizza franchise in New York must pay its workers nearly $800,000 in unpaid wages over allegations the business underpaid employees and

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Wage Theft in the News: Now You LLC Me, Now You Don’t: Shady Web of AZ, UT Wage Theft and Misclassification Uncovered

After a five-year investigation of the illegal business practices of 16 defendants in Utah and Arizona, more than 1,000 construction workers will receive over $600,000 in back pay.  In their announcement, the U.S. Department of Labor said that consent judgements

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This week’s Radio spot

Listen to exciting campaign updates & our Mayday plans this Thursday on Waif FM, 3-5pm: http://tunein.com/radio/Boiling-Point-p679094/ …      Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/cincyworkers   Support great local community radio: http://www.waif883.org/

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Wage Theft in the News: Lessons from the Chicago Movers’ Strike

http://labornotes.org/2015/03/lessons-chicago-movers-six-month-strike Lessons from Chicago Movers’ Six-Month Strike  April 08, 2015 / Mark Brenner After nearly two years of organizing and a grueling six-month strike, in February workers at Golan’s Moving and Storage in Skokie, Illinois, ratified their first contract. The

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Wage Theft in the News: Investigation secures wages & benefits for more than 1,000 construction workers

http://www.dol.gov/opa/media/press/whd/WHD20150518.htm #JustPayCincy   WHD News Release: [04/02/2015] Contact Name: Leo Kay or Juan Rodriguez Phone Number: (415) 625-2630 or (972) 850-4709 Email: Kay.Leo.F@dol.gov or Rodriguez.Juan@dol.gov Release Number: 15-0518-NAT Investigation in Utah and Arizona secures wages and benefits for more than

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