Friday October 23, 2020
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BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 4/20/20
Luis Sifuentes, of the community group Cento CSO states, "Due to the pandemic and Stay At Home order in Los Angeles, Centro CSO is organizing this year's May Day as a car caravan through Boyle Heights with our demands: Jail killer cops, defend public education, and legalization for all - along with demands for hazard pay, better protections for workers in the front lines during this pandemic and expand COVID-19 testing in Black and brown communities."
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization - Wisconsin District | Wisconsin | 4/20/20
Fight Back! is circulating the following statement from the Wisconsin District of the Freedom Road Socialist Organization.
BY staff | New York, NY | 4/18/20
While many people across the country have received the first wave of federal stimulus checks meant to provide immediate relief related to COVID-19, the undocumented community continues to be left out in the cold.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 4/17/20
On Thursday, April 16, the U.S. Department of Labor released their latest report on new claims for unemployment insurance, or UI, benefits showing 5.2 million more people applied.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 4/16/20
AFSCME Local 2822, representing almost 1300 clerical workers working for Hennepin County, is planning an April 17, 12:30 p.m. Car Convergence that will pack the Ridgedale Library parking lot, the site of the Hennepin County Library Administrative Offices, at 12601 Ridgedale Drive in Minnetonka.
BY Jessica Schwartz | New York, NY | 4/15/20
As of April 14, the death toll from COVID-19 jumped by 3700, up to 10,000 in New York City.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 4/14/20
In a press conference held by video on April 14, several immigrant rights organizations announced a week of action happening this week to demand that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and elected officials at the state and county level take action now to free all immigrants held in ICE detention in the state.
BY staff | United States | 4/13/20
Fight Back! interviewed Freedom Road Socialist Organization (FRSO) Organizational Secretary Tom Burke, who led the FRSO labor delegation to Venezuela on March 8.
BY International League of Peoples' Struggle (ILPS) | United States | 4/12/20
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the International League of Peoples’ Struggle - US chapter.
BY staff | Lansing, MI | 4/11/20
UPS Teamsters across the country are speaking out about their experience battling for masks, gloves, cleaning supplies and transparency about potential exposures.
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