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Victory Lap – NYC Delegation to American Eagle Headquarters

  New York, NY – “The action on Friday for the American Eagle campaign was exciting and eventful. Being part of the leading delegation at the headquarters I watched as the Bangladesh garment workers union representative, Amin, and Unite Here’s Local 100 Organizer, Milan, spoke with an executive. The conversation went well despite the fact […]

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BREAKING NEWS: U.S. Marine Corps did not renew sponsorship of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)

Las Vegas, Nevada – After a nationwide public outcry, the U.S. Marine Corps did not renew its sponsorship of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the Las Vegas-based promoter of cage fighting events. “We applaud the Marine Corps for taking this important step that respects the dignity of our men and women in uniform,” said Beatriz […]

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HEI Boycott Campaign in San Diego

My time this summer organizing with HEI hotel workers transformed the way I view meaningful activism. My time in San Diego was a key part of this.  Dozens of HEI worker leaders from across the country gathered with 12 summer organizers for two days of actions and inspirational meetings. We saw management avoid us when […]

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San Diego UFC Delegation

“The delegation was an opportunity that brought to life the UFC petition we had been asking people to sign. The recruiter we spoke with seemed surprised by what we had to say and was receptive of the information.” – Victoria, 2012 Summer Organizer, San Diego “The delegation was a good learning experience. We saw how delegations […]

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Voter Registration Campaign in Phoenix

Over fifty leaders from around the West Coast and New Mexico brought their fire to Phoenix this weekend, pushing the intensity of our fight against the climate of fear in Arizona—home of SB 1070—to new heights. Clothed in red shirts and burning with sí–se-puede spirit, we registered hundreds of new voters who will stand together this […]

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