San Jose: International Workers Day (May Day) 2017

On International Workers Day (May Day), PAWIS joined with the International Migrants Alliance contingent to continue the legacy of fighting for workers’ rights and building grassroots power. Communities in San Jose and throughout the country have resisted the Muslim ban, sanctuary campaigns, cutbacks to workers’ rights, etc. As the power of the people continues to … More San Jose: International Workers Day (May Day) 2017

Fil-Am activists joins pope in denouncement of corruption

As Pope Francis continues his apostolic visit to the Philippines, he gave a serious challenge to everyone: to fight corruption and reach out to the poor. As the pope visits the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban, activists at Stanford University, California say the government must heed the pope’s call. Especially since many victims in … More Fil-Am activists joins pope in denouncement of corruption

Wage Theft Coalition – Santa Clara County

Make sure to check out the Facebook page for our Wage Theft Coalition https://www.facebook.com/pages/Santa-Clara-County-Wage-Theft-Coalition/614391335304552 SANTA CLARA COUNTY WAGE THEFT COALITION Wage theft is the unlawful practice of paying workers less than minimum wage, failing to pay overtime, forcing workers to work off the clock, issuing paychecks that bounce, stealing tips, denying legally required meal and … More Wage Theft Coalition – Santa Clara County