Victory at Durham City Council & Rocky Mount

Huge Win! Durham City Council Passes $15/hr and raises for all!  DURHAM – On Thursday, June 9, City Council voted to raise the  minimum wage for city employees to $15 per hour! This is due to the weekly pickets the UE150 Durham City Workers, Raise Up, Durham Beyond Policing  held in front of city hall every week for 10 weeks, and strong community support! …

Fruit of Labor May 2016 Newsletter

May 2016 Fruit of Labor World Cultural Center Newsletterproduced by: Black Workers For Justice’s Hip Hop 4 Justice edited by: Mari Caldwell-Robinson Contact Information: Address: 4200 Lake Ridge Rd, Raleigh NC 27604 (919) 231-2660 – Anytime (919) 876-7187 – Day email: fruitoflaborwcc@netscape.com website: www.fruitoflabor.org Federal Judge Dismisses Flint Residents’ $150 Million Class-Action Lawsuit | 19 April 2016 | A federal judge in Detroit has …