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Jun 27, 2016
Read the Full Memo here. Read the Memo Summary here. On a press conference call Monday, national and local experts unveiled a memo detailing the legal basis for a $15 minimum wage in Minneapolis. This is a huge step for the worker-led coalition brought together by 15 Now, CTUL, and Neighborhoods Organizing for Change. ...
Jun 20, 2016
On June 8th, NOC held our second environmental justice community meeting on the issues of air quality, public health, and Northern Metals -- the metals recycler that has violated its air quality permit and is harming the air quality and lives of North Minneapolis residents. 75 community members, NOC staff,...
Jun 15, 2016
Last month, we won a huge victory for all workers in Minneapolis—paid sick time! Our success was not only a historic achievement for workers in Minneapolis. We set the bar nationally for paid sick time benefits. Thanks to the hard work of organizers over the last year, Minneapolis now has...
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