Category: News Feed

Workers With Disabilities Feel Targeted By Walmart

Walmart is changing the job requirements for front-door greeters to disproportionately affect workers with disabilities. Here’s the thing… if a policy results in all your workers with disabilities getting fired, you’re doing it wrong. Learn more

RACE AND WHITE PRIVILEGE

Yesterday Kaitlin Spittell moderated a conversation on race and white privilege with fellow PELA member Jennifer Robinson. We are proud of the work that Kaitlin is doing in this space; her thoughtful efforts in addressing these complicated issues have established her...

TEACHERS STRIKE DENVER

Fair wages are worth fighting for. We support DPS teachers! #RedforEd #DPS #DCTA #Fairwages #WeLoveTeachers

#FIGHTING FOR FAMILIES

The annual SiX #FightingForFamilies Week of Action is a national effort to highlight the work of legislators to create an economy that works for all. Millions of working Americans are just a paycheck or two away from financial ruin. If their only leave...

PAID FAMILY LEAVE LEGISLATION

Working on legislation for paid family leave this morning. Proud to be working alongside some amazing advocates - Karla Gonzales Garcia and Neha Mahajan. #FAMLI #9to5 #paidleave #faithwinterco #angelawilliams

CLOSING THE PAY GAP

The takeaway here is critically important: "Information alone is not enough. Remedying such discrimination will require institutions — governments, unions, courts, political and advocacy organizations — with a willingness to make use of that information." -Dr....

DENVER WOMXN’S MARCH 2019

It is so great to see that this year’s march is focusing on a “more inclusive mission by planning a more diverse event and addressing a broader spectrum of women’s issues”. The Womxn's March is January 19th, 2019 at 10:30 at Civic Center Park. Learn more

GM RACISM LAWSUIT

Q: How many nooses are hanging in your workplace? A: 0, 1*, 2*, 3 or more* * = Call us. We fight for the right side of history. https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/16/us/gm-toledo-racism-lawsuit/index.html

GILLETTE SHORT FILM

The kids of today are the employees and employers of tomorrow. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koPmuEyP3a0