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Celebrate with Us: Make a Donation

Can’t make it in person? Please consider a tax deductible donation through PayPal. Or mail to: Warehouse Worker Resource Center 601 S. Milliken Ave., Suite A Ontario, CA 91761


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Celebrate With Us: Support the Resource Center

Download the invitation for “Shifting the Balance of Power” here. Download sponsorship (including program ad specs) details here. Join us Dec. 10! Purchase tickets through Paypal or fill out the form below and we will contact you. Or choose your level of sponsorship and purchase your tickets online through Paypal. Revolutionary $5,000 10 Tickets full […]


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Suspended Warehouse Workers Win their Jobs Back

Pilar Guzman, Petra Rodriguez and Heidi Baizabal, three of the ten suspended workers who won their jobs back today, are holding a letter of support from Rep. Mark Takano of Riverside. On the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, ten warehouse workers triumphantly returned to work today after winning their jobs back. Just over […]


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Rep. Takano Asks Tough Questions of Warehouse Operator

Rep. Mark Takano of Riverside delivered a letter asking tough questions of the warehouse operator at the facility where ten workers were recently suspended after taking a 5-minute break to recover from extreme temperatures. “Protecting the safety and wellbeing of hardworking Californians is one of my greatest concerns,” Takano wrote. “I consider the assertion that […]


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10 Workers Suspended After Resting to Recover from Sweltering Temperatures

Ten warehouse workers were suspended after taking a 5-minute break to recover from 90+ degree temperatures inside the warehouse where they move Walmart suitcases. View the photos here. “We are doing heavy manual labor inside the hot warehouse and there very little ventilation,” said Ricardo Hernandez, who has worked at the Walmart-contracted warehouse for one […]


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Warehouse Workers Win 60 Percent Raise Plus Benefits

A group of warehouse workers is about to receive a raise of about 60 percent. “I haven’t received my first paycheck just yet, but it will be about double,” said Reynaldo Ríos Ibañez, who has worked at the warehouse since October 2011. “It means it will be easier to take care of my family. Before […]


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Free Health Fair/ Feria de la Salud Gratis

Attention all warehouse workers, please join us for the first ever Warehouse Worker Free Health Fair. Atención a todos los trabajadores de bodega, por favor únase a nosotros para la primera feria de salud gratis para los trabajadores de bodega en el sur de California. RSVP: http://bit.ly/14vbDOn Free Screenings:   Glucose Cholesterol Blood Pressure Medi-Cal/Healthy […]


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8 Ways Warehouses Cheat and Hurt American Workers

With President Barack Obama’s visit to an Amazon fulfillment center in Chattanooga, Tennessee it’s a good time to shed some light on typical warehousing jobs. Here are eight problems in the industry:  8) What does your paycheck really say? Are workers being paid an hourly wage or are you being paid piece rate? Piece rate […]


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Striking Warehouse Workers Return to Work

Early Friday Morning… Thirty-two warehouse workers successfully returned to work Friday, July 26 at 8 a.m. after a two-day strike. Workers won national attention, international support and spoke directly to Walmart about retaliation and unsafe working conditions. The group walks to their shift at the Olivet warehouse in Mira Loma, California.


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Day 2: Warehouse Worker Strike

Workers Embark on a Four County Tour of Southern California Warehouse workers started the morning early with a picket line in front of the Olivet International warehouse in Mira Loma, California. (Read the news coverage from Day 1.) Olivet is a Walmart contractor and 70 percent of the merchandise moved in the warehouse is sold […]


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