Portland Jobs with Justice records

Jobs with Justice pledgers marching in solidarity with SEIU 503 Portland Jobs with Justice action reminder postcard Cover for Workers' Rights Board Report: The High Cost of Low Wage Temporary Work in Portland Labor March for Amnesty flier How to Get Support Portland Jobs with Justice instructional flier Plan for increasing JwJ's capacity as an anti-racist organization Portland Jobs with Justice statement of purpose Jobs with Justice pledge card Margaret Butler holding a Jobs with Justice pledge card Portland Jobs with Justice rally outside Powell's Books Puppets at a Portland Jobs with Justice rally at Powell's Books Workers' Rights Board panel Speakers at a CBLOC rally Inflatable fat cat puppet at an anti-bailout rally in Portland, Oregon Woman with a picket sign at an anti-bailout rally in Portland, Oregon Jo Ann Hardesty speaking at an anti-bailout rally in Portland, Oregon Laurie King speaking at an Economic Town Hall Participants in a Health Care for All march in Portland, Oregon Anti-WTO rally marchers in Portland, Oregon May Day rally march through downtown Portland, Oregon Abraham Lincoln statue during a May Day rally in downtown Portland, Oregon Child with picket sign during a May Day rally in downtown Portland, Oregon Man waving a Veterans for Peace flag United States Postal Service rally in Portland, Oregon

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Coll 827

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Portland Jobs with Justice records


  • 1988 - 2019 (Creation)


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(1991 -)

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Collection consists of the records of the Portland, Oregon coalition of Jobs with Justice, a national non-profit organization advocating for workers' rights. The records document several campaigns and other activities of the Portland branch from the tenure of its first executive director, Margaret Butler, from its founding in 1991 through 2016, and cover labor issues and actions primarily in the Pacific Northwest but also across the nation and the world.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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Online collection contains a selection of items from the full collection. The remainder of the collection can be viewed on-site at the OHS Research Library.

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  • Citation: Portland Jobs with Justice records, Coll 827, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

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