It’s Time to S.W.E.A.T.–Forum this Friday @ CUNY Law

If stealing is a crime, then bosses should be prosecuted for wage theft. An estimated $1 billion is stolen from workers each year in New York City alone. A preliminary survey of workers’ centers and legal advocates shows that less than 2% is ever recovered and paid back to workers. Bosses continue to break theContinue Reading

Family Caregivers Come Together to Make Demands on NYCHA

“I moved in to LaGuardia take care of my very ill mother. My mother had cared for her own mother who’d lived there since 1968. Juggling work and and the care of my mother, I lost my job as well as my previous apartment. Me and my two children had been living with my mother for a while when she applied toContinue Reading

Workers, Politicians, Faith-leaders Rally for a REAL Min-Wage Increase!

Workers, Politicians, Faith-leaders Rally for a REAL Min-Wage Increase!

Rally Cuomo from NMASS Member on Vimeo.Continue Reading

Press TV: Protesters Call for Better Wages

Demonstrators gathered in front of the Senate State office in Manhattan to protest what they say are New York State’s low minimum wages, the exclusion of tipped workers in wage deals, and the lack of enforcement of labor laws to address wage theft.Continue Reading

State Senator Klein and Governor Cuomo: Don’t Play Politics–Do the Right Thing!

State Senator Klein and Governor Cuomo: Don’t Play Politics–Do the Right Thing!

Let’s demand that Klein and Cuomo get it right this year. Come with your co-workers, friends and family to say: Workers need a REAL minimum-wage increase! The Coalition for a Real-Minimum Wage Increase will hold a rally in front of the State Legislature Office 250 Broadway, Manhattan Wednesday, March 19, 11:30 AMContinue Reading

Daily News: Domino’s Workers Hold Corporation Accountable

Daily News: Domino’s Workers Hold Corporation Accountable

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13, “We are not stopping here,” Rodriguez Herrera said. “We are calling on the workers at other stores to demand that Domino’s put a stop to wage theft and sweatshop conditions in all its franchises.”Continue Reading

Press Conference, 2/12, 12pm: Domino’s Workers Announce Victory

Domino’s Pizza delivery workers announce $1.3 million victory Domino’s Corporation takes responsibility for franchise’s sweatshop conditionsContinue Reading

MSNBC: Domino’s Workers Declare Victory by Organizing

MSNBC: Domino’s Workers Declare Victory by Organizing

Watch Carlos Rodriguez Herrera and Hollis Pfitsch discuss the Domino’s delivery workers lawsuit and organizing efforts that resulted in a 1.3 million dollar settlement AND improved conditions for Domino’s workers.Continue Reading

Protesters Greet Cuomo At Manhattan Re-Election Campaign Stop

Protesters Greet Cuomo At Manhattan Re-Election Campaign Stop

Northeast Public Radio reports. Read more for the full article and to listen to the interview!Continue Reading

NMASS Members in Albany tell Cuomo: Raise the Min-Wage NOW!

On Tuesday, 1/7, NMASS members joined members of the Coalition for a Real Minimum-Wage at a press conference in Albany to deliver our own “People’s State of the State,” a day before Cuomo’s speech. Read more to see press coverage of the event!Continue Reading

National Mobilization Against Sweatshops

Lower East Side Workers Center

345 Grand Street, NY, NY, 10003

Tel: (212) 358-0295  Email: nmass@yahoo.com