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The movement that started Off-Broadway in NYC is taking the fight to every stage. We fight for fair wages, inclusion, participation and union engagement!
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optics: (n) 1. The scientific study of sight and the behaviour of light, or the properties of transmission and deflection of other forms of radiation. 2. (North American - typically in a political context) the way in which an event or course of action is perceived by the public.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 17
Oh hey there, unions...negotiating and solving problems. Congrats to the writers at DNAInfo and Gothamist and the fine folks at the Writers Guild of America East!
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FairWageOnstage Nov 17
"Humility is no substitute for a good personality." -Fran Lebowitz
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FairWageOnstage Nov 17
magnetism: (n.) 1. A physical phenomenon produced by the motion of electric charge, which results in attractive and repulsive forces between objects. 2. The ability to attract and charm people.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 15
. was purchased by Walmart. Just a reminder: Walmart has heinous labor, environmental & trade practices that have gone a long way in making Americans poorer, their environment dirtier, and the economy shittier. Let your wallet do the talking.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 15
"Do not compare. You paint differently because you are different." -Frank Lynn
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FairWageOnstage Nov 15
ennui: (n) A feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a lack of occupation or excitement.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 14
Christmas shopping already? Give some of that business to the fine folks at TJ Maxx, please.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 14
“We wanted people to take us seriously. So we knew from the start that we had to be union." is the first new Chicago Equity musical house in years! They are employing and empowering women by providing union wages and protections!
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FairWageOnstage Nov 14
"The next generation will not charge us for what we've done; they will charge and condemn us for what we have left undone." -Mother Jones
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FairWageOnstage Nov 14
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infrastructure, national economic growth, economic and political stability, political and religious freedom, environmental quality, climate and safety. The standard of living is closely related to quality of life.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 14
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hours of work required to purchase necessities, gross domestic product, inflation rate, amount of leisure time every year, affordable (or free) access to quality healthcare, quality and availability of education, life expectancy, incidence of disease, cost of goods and services,
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FairWageOnstage Nov 14
standard of living: (n) the level of wealth, comfort, goods, and necessities available to a certain socioeconomic clas in a certain geographic area. It includes factors such as income, quality & employment, class disparity, poverty rate, quality & affordability of housing,
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FairWageOnstage Nov 13
TODAY IN LABOR HISTORY, 1974: Union activist Karen Silkwood was killed in a suspicious car crash. She was on her way to meet with a reporter. She was bringing docs proving the Kerr-McGee Nuclear Corporation, had falsified quality control record of nuclear fuel rods.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 13
Whose side are you on?
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FairWageOnstage Nov 13
"This building is built on low wages, they're a multimillion-dollar company. The least they can do is afford dignity and respect." Hell yes. Let's stand in support and solidarity with the employees at The in Chicago.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 13
"I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed." -Michael Jordan
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FairWageOnstage Nov 13
vibes: (n) (informal) A person's emotional state or the atmosphere of a place as communicated to and felt by others.
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FairWageOnstage Nov 10
"The two most important days of your life are the day you are born, and the day you find out why." -Mark Twain
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FairWageOnstage Nov 10
"Every advance in this halfcentury:Social Security, civil rights, Medicare, aid to education, came with the support and leadership of American Labor. You have represented all the people, not just your members. You have been the voice of forgotten people everywhere." -Jimmy Carter
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