News & Events

September 21, 2020

Letter to Colorado Attorney General Philip Weiser

RE: JBS’s Commission of a Public Nuisance Relating to COVID-19 Dear Attorney General Weiser, We write to urge your office...
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July 23, 2020

Press Release: Pa. Meat Processing Workers Seek Order Forcing OSHA to Intervene to Protect Them from COVID-19 Contraction at Work

Three meat processing workers at a Dunmore, PA meat processing plant are asking a federal court to require Secretary of...
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July 8, 2020

Press Release: Meat Workers and Allies Nationwide File Racial Discrimination Complaint to Challenge Meat Processing Corporation Actions, Alleging Racial Discrimination in Disastrous COVID-19 Response

Administrative complaint argues that USDA must end federal support for dominant meat processing corporations disregard Black, Latino, and Asian lives...
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June 5, 2020

E-Newsletter: Supply Chain Workers Fighting for Workplace Dignity amid Systemic Racism and Injustice

Protecting Supply Chain Workers, Their Families and Communities Dear Friends, We are writing to you to let you know about a...
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May 29, 2020

Episode 1: TJ Talks – Unemployment Insurance

Watch Jesus and David discuss the ins and outs of Unemployment Insurance. Jump ahead to the question that interest you:...
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May 21, 2020

Press Release: Fort Collins Workers File Charge against Employer for Firing

Fort Collins Workers File Charge against Employer for Firing Them for Complaining about Workplace Safety Issues Related to COVID-19 The...
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April 29, 2020

E-Newsletter: Protecting Essential Food Supply Workers

Protecting Essential Food Supply Workers Dear Friends, This is the first of these emails that you've received from me. I...
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April 22, 2020

E-Newsletter: Responding to COVID-19

Responding to COVID-19 Dear Friends, When he was imprisoned in the Birmingham Jail, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. observed that...
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March 24, 2020

Towards Justice & Community Partners file brief with Colorado Supreme Court in support of CO Legislature’s Joint Rule 44

During a State of Emergency, Colorado legislature's Joint rule 44 allows the legislative session to be conducted over 120 days instead of 120 consecutive days.
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January 20, 2020

Colorado Overtime and Minimum Pay Standards & MLK Jr. Day Blog Post

The final version of the COMPS Order will be coming out soon. We are optimistic that the final rule will...
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