More blood for oil in Kazakhstan
by Sarah Stuteville
I spent my first night in Kazakhstan at a punk show in the hills surrounding the capital, Almaty. There were 22’s of local beer, calf tattoos, bikes, a guy named “Joy” bragging about his small family farm and French Screamo music. It could have been a late summer evening in Seattle – well, minus the […]
Sep 25, 2012
“Supersize my pay!” Fast food workers on strike around Seattle
by Alex Stonehill
If you tried to make a run for the border last night in Ballard you might have been disappointed.
May 30, 2013
Change Walmart, change the world
by Reagan Jackson
Walmart employees are gathered at the company’s global headquarters for a campaign that connects low-wage workers from Washington to Bangladesh.
Jun 7, 2013
Seattle fast food workers join global strike day
by Emilie Schwartz
Seattle fast food workers and activist joined forces with a national and global movement today, going on strike to demand better pay. The global day of protest against low wages was held in 33 countries around the globe and in more than 150 U.S. cities. “We think it’s fantastic. Workers internationally are being hit hardest […]
May 15, 2014