NYCers are upping the ante. Now Amazon workers, INCLUDING Whole Foods employees, are teaming up w/ @RWDSU to unionize + demand better pay and working conditions.— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) December 12, 2018
This is what an organized, grassroots effort to improve people’s lives look like.https://t.co/PiMXbj4dwn
Did you know that the airport workers operating heavy machinery for your next flight may not even be paid a living wage?— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) October 20, 2018
& that’s why we joined Delta ramp workers at LaGuardia airport this morning, who are fighting to unionize & secure healthcare for all.⬇️ https://t.co/dYjsHMX9Wt
This Black Friday, ask #VornadoRealty+others to pay Toys R Us employees the severance they were promised.#ToysRUs workers in NY-14 &across the country worked for decades w/ that promise.— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) November 23, 2018
Once private equity took over, they fired 38,000 workers w/ no pay. We can fight back. pic.twitter.com/7RcdJHP91C
Uber has taken in $12 billion in investment and had revenues of $1.7 billion in Q4 of 2016.— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) March 2, 2018
Yet their drivers only take home $3.37 an hour.
Does that sound right to you?
We must update our laws to stand up for workers in an increasingly exploitative tech-based economy. https://t.co/uhEjePLxgK
It is BRICK out but we are up & at ‘em organizing with @CWAUnion workers in the Bronx early this am 💪🏽💜— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) October 18, 2018
We started out greeting workers at the warehouse and then talked to voters by the 180th St stop on the 5 train! pic.twitter.com/JpmzDXCVOU