Day of Action: Tell the brands #WeNeed177 in Cambodia


Thursday, December 10, 2015 (All day)

Together 14 Cambodian unions have launched a joint campaign calling for a new garment industry minimum wage of $177/month. Currently garment workers in Cambodia earn a mere $128/month producing for brands like H&M, Gap, Zara and Walmart. Recently the Cambodian government announced that the wage would increase only by $12/month in 2016. However, according to the research of Cambodian and international unions, the median consumption expenditure for a single worker is $207/month.

Global Day of Action: End H&M Deathtraps Now!


Tuesday, May 3, 2016 (All day)

CALL TO ACTION: Join H&M customers, students, unions, and concerned citizens around the world in a global day of action on the day of H&M’s Annual General Meeting. Over two years after signing the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh and committing to make its supplier factories safer, the majority of H&M’s strategic suppliers in Bangladesh still lack fire exits. Take action: Urge H&M to end the delays and ensure worker safety now!


Black Friday Walmart Protests


Friday, November 27, 2015 (All day)

Stand with Walmart workers on Black Friday fasting for $15/hour & full-time. While the Waltons own more wealth than the bottom 42% of our country, Walmart workers are struggling every day to put food on the table. This year, OUR Walmart members are calling on the community to join them in the #FastFor15.

#FastFor15 is fifteen days of action led by Walmart workers fasting at Walton homes, Board of Directors homes and Walmart stores and offices culminating in another national day of action this Black Friday.

Walmart Action in Solidarity with Tazreen Fire Victims


Tuesday, November 24, 2015 (All day)

On November 24, 2012, a preventable fire at Tazreen Fashions, a factory in Ashulia, in the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, claimed the lives of at least 112 garment workers who were trapped inside. At the time of the fire, the majority of the clothing made at Tazreen was Walmart's. However, three years later, Walmart still hasn't paid even a single penny of compensation owed to the injured workers and families of the deceased.

National Day of Action: Fight for 15


Tuesday, November 10, 2015 (All day)

On November 10, join the U.S. national day of action to support $15 an hour and union rights. As fast-food workers across the country go on STRIKE on November 10, people across the country will be coming together to stand with them, with child care workers and with all 64 million underpaid workers making less than $15 an hour. 

Together we’re turning the tide in favor of working people and our families. And we’ll need everyone’s help – including yours – to make this a reality.

Bread & Roses: “Cotton Road”


Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 6:00pm

Americans consume nearly 20 billion new items of clothing each year. Yet few of us know how our clothes are made, much less who produces them. Cotton Road follows the commodity of cotton from South Carolina farms to Chinese factories to illuminate the work and industrial processes in a global supply chain. See the trailer at:

Worker Justice in the Global Apparel Industry


Tuesday, June 23, 2015 -
12:15pm to 1:15pm
Join us for a brown bag lunch!
Around the world, workers in the apparel industry are raising their voices and organizing for safe jobs, a living wage, and the right to form unions and collectively bargain without retaliation. Hear about the advances and challenges in the Bangladeshi garment industry two years after the Rana Plaza building collapse, and learn about the unionized Alta Gracia factory in the Dominican Republic, which pays a living wage.

Meet-Up for Childhood Freedom with 2014 Nobel Peace Price laureate Kailash Satyarthi


Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 4:00pm

2014 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Kailash Satyarthi, is joining supporters to celebrate freedom for the world’s children — freedom from slavery, labor, childhood hunger, trafficking and illiteracy. This peaceful gathering will honor the collective work being accomplished combined with a reminder of the significant work ahead to make childhood freedom a priority on both national and international agendas.