May Day Rally
May 1st, Noon-4pm, Shemanski Park, Downtown Portland
Our Jobs, Our Economy: A Labor Forum on the TPP
May 7th, 1pm, UA Local 290, 20210 SW Teton Ave, Tualatin 97063
Your Liberation is Bound to Mine: Uniting Movements Against the TPP
May 14th, 2pm, SEIU Local 503, 6401 SE Foster Rd, Portland, 97206
PDX Trade Mtg
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Faces of Free Trade and Job Loss
Larry was a 22-year veteran of Roseburg Forest Products, who lost his job due to increased foreign imports.
"There are lots of jobs out here at minimum wage. Most people can't afford those jobs. They'll lose everything. You just drive through the area and look at the 'FOR SALE' signs. It's terrible... You're just working from day to day and existing. And hoping that something awful doesn't happen."
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As part of the global days of action against the new World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial, thousands of people from across the Pacific Northwest converged in downtown Portland on December 5th to speak out against the proposed expansion of failed … Continue reading
For Immediate Release December 5, 2009 BUSINESS, LABOR, ENVIRONMENT: Oregonians Demonstrate Against the WTO Again, 10 Years After the Historic “Battle in Seattle” March and Rally in Portland Voice Opposition to Proposed WTO Expansion; One of Many Demonstrations around the … Continue reading