Recap of FCWA Cesar Chavez Day of Action

Posted on Mar 28 2014

César Chávez Day of Action: March 31st, 2014 Rachel Castle, Graduate Social Work Student, Food Chain Workers Alliance April 7, 2014 Driving the scenic route to the House of Representatives offices gave me a little time to ponder what our day would look like and what impact we would have for our César Chávez Day of Action in Washington DC. While I don’t have an answer for the latter, I can...

Free Trade vs. Fair Trade

Posted on Mar 24 2014

*Check out the Fair World Project‘s new video that highlights how current free trade agreements harm family farmers and workers in the global north and south. Learn how you can support Fair Trade brands and policies that place people before profits.  

The Other NRA

Posted on Mar 19 2014

With an annual budget of more than $65 million, the National Restaurant Association’s fleet of lobbyists descends on Capitol Hill every April to pressure our elected officials into voting for unsavory policies that benefit the NRA’s corporate members at the public’s expense. In a startling example of its power, the NRA has been the leading player in blocking wage increases for restaurant...

Union-Made FCWA T-Shirts!

Posted on Dec 13 2011

You can now get your own FCWA t-shirt – union-made in the USA! We have men’s and women’s t-shirts in Small, Medium, Large, and X-Large. Just email us at info @ foodchainworkers.org with your order, address, phone number, and payment method.  You can send us a check made out to Food Chain Workers Alliance, 1730 W. Olympic Blvd. #300, Los Angeles, CA 90015, or you can pay with PayPal. Only...