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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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  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, Summer 2015 (CIWC Newsletter, Eng.)

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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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 …

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

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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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Join us to celebrate Mayday- International Workers Day 2015! Mayday is celebrated as the day to mark the victory of the 8 hour work day, after a long struggle in the labor movement. Labor has since made great strides and …

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Undocumented immigrants currently contribute significantly to state and local taxes, collectively paying an estimated $10.6 billion in 2010 with contributions coming from Ohio from undocumented immigrants currently at $700,000,00 and $95,000,000 post-reform.http://www.itep.org/immigration/ Courtesy of Communities United for Citizenship, which meets …

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