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Moving Pregnant Workers Forward: A Report

12.10.2014

Read our new report on challenges to fair employment and economic security faced by working families.  Pregnant workers call our free advice & counseling hotline time and time again with stories of... read more

A Holiday Win for Retail Workers in San Francisco

12.09.2014

Just before the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, when the United States spends around $3 billion online and in stores, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors approved a local ordinance that will give... read more

Tradeswomen Tuesday: Zory, A Plumber

12.09.2014

This is the third in our special series on the women of UA Local 290. This post is written by and about Zory Hill Local 290 a 26 year Journeyman Plumber. What attracted you to this trade? It never... read more

Justice for Pregnant Workers in Young v. UPS

12.01.2014

Read our new report on challenges to fair employment and economic security faced by working families. Imagine this. Imagine a worker discovers that she is expecting a baby. Because her job requires... read more

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  • In the Press: ERA Op-ed in Support of SF Equal Pay Legislation
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