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Southern California Warehouse Workers on Strike

Workers Call on Walmart to Take Responsibility for Warehouses RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Warehouse workers went on strike to protest unfair labor practices they have faced on the job Wednesday morning, following months of working in hot temperatures under extreme pressure in a major Walmart-contracted warehouse in Southern California. Workers—who do not have a recognized union—walked […]


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Sign Our Letter, Help Workers

My name is Marta Medina and I am a warehouse worker. In the five years I worked in a warehouse, I learned to tolerate dangerous and unjust working conditions. One of the most humiliating experiences happened four years ago when I was eight months pregnant. I received a Walmart order to ship 2,000 boxes in […]


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Trabajadores de bodegas anunciarán marcha de 50 millas y 6 días para exigir un fin a las condiciones ilegales del trabajo

Los trabajadores le piden a Walmart que tome responsabilidad sobre las condiciones de trabajo en lAs bodegas Riverside, California – Después de un largo y caluroso verano marcado por numerosos intentos de pedirle a Walmart que elimine las condiciones de trabajo ilegales e inhumanas en sus bodegas contratadas en el sur de California, los trabajadores […]


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Warehouse Workers Announce 50-mile, 6-day Pilgrimage to End Illegal Working Conditions

Workers Call on Walmart to Take Responsibility for Warehouses RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Following a long, hot summer marked by repeated attempts to urge Walmart to eliminate illegal and inhumane working conditions in its contracted warehouses in Southern California, warehouse workers and their supporters will begin a 50-mile, 6-day pilgrimage from Riverside, California to Downtown Los […]


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“True Heroes,” MSNBC Looks at Warehouse Conditions

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Watch Van Jones, the former special adviser for green jobs in the Obama White House and co-founder of Rebuild the Dream, and Rose Aguilar, radio host of “Your Call” on KALW radio in San Francisco and op-ed contributor to Al Jazeera English, talk […]



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Event: People of Faith United for Worker Justice

Join us for a pre-Labor Day rally and multi-faith gathering Thursday, August 23 with  workers, religious leaders, and leaders from the grocery store workers union. What: People of Faith United for Worker Justice When: 10:45 a.m. to 12 noon, Thursday, August 23 Where: Decker Hall, Pilgrim Place, West 6th Street and Mayflower Road in Claremont […]


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Two Workers Fired in the Name of Walmart’s Bottom Line

Pictured here: Girshriela Green and Santos Castaneda, two leaders fired in the fight to improve working conditions and jobs in the Walmart supply chain. Walmart fired Girshriela Green just days after she spoke to thousands at the June 30 Chinatown protest.  Castaneda was fired from his job moving Walmart goods after he spoke up about […]


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News Outlets Take Notice of Warehouse Workplace Hazards

A growing number of major media outlets are reporting about health and safety violations and poor working conditions at the Southern California warehouses that are the backbone of Walmart’s worldwide supply chain. According to The New York Times, the dire workplace conditions are not only hurting warehouse employees but are also having widespread economic impact […]


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Workers Stand Up to Retaliation and Win

Warehouse workers filed charges to stop a recent wave of retaliation Wednesday and one worker was reinstated after being suspended indefinitely. Workers have raised serious concerns about high temperatures, broken equipment, constant yelling and pressure from supervisors and frequent injuries inside warehouses that move Walmart goods. They filed an extensive complaint with the state of […]


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