By Sarianna Sabbarese November 21, 2023 In our lifetimes, we have seen the rapid deterioration of once robust union protections. Even as social conditions have improved for many, economic disparities grow. Despite artificially low criteria for poverty, the threadbare American social safety net creaks and groans. We watch in anxious horror as a new cast… Read More Good Jobs Are A Human Right!
By Philip Harvey From its founding in 1994, the goal of the National Jobs for All Network* has been a federal government commitment to ensure the availability of useful, living-wage work for every job seeker in the country—regardless of local or national economic conditions. Chief among the sources of inspiration for our goal is President… Read More NJFAN and a 21st Century Economic Bill of Rights
Harrison Hiner, a labor activist and full-employment advocate from Texas, looks back on his decision to create a Super Political Action Committee. By HARRISON HINER Super PACs have a bad reputation, and understandably so. Wealthy corporations and financial groups regularly use super PACs to spend large sums of money to influence the outcomes of elections… Read More A Grassroots Super PAC: How Voters Can Win a Federal Jobs Program
Rep. Ayanna Pressley Introduced a Resolution Calling for a Federal Job Guarantee on Feb. 18. BY GREGORY N. HEIRES The fight for economic justice is picking up steam as the pandemic-induced economic crisis underscores our economic and political system’s deep inequities. U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass) introduced a resolution on Feb. 18 calling for a… Read More A Proposal for a Federal Job Guarantee
View HTML Version of Full Newsletter National Jobs for All Network _______________________________________________________________________ P.O. Box 96, Lynbrook, NY 11563 · firstname.lastname@example.org · www.njfac.org Issue #4, September 2020 The Jobs for All Newsletter: Building a Social Movement for the Job Guarantee In this issue: NJFAN Rallies Supporters to Press Federal Government for New Legislation to Address Coronavirus Crisis A Missing… Read More Building the Movement for Economic Equality: Update on Coronavirus Recovery and Reform (September 2020)