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Seattle: Fight Starbucks’ Union Busting! Rally & March with Starbucks Workers United

April 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Socialist Seattle Councilmember Kshama Sawant is hosing a rally and march with Starbucks Workers United at Cal Anderson Park on Saturday, April 23rd at 1PM. Marchers will be making the following demands of Starbucks:

  • Reinstate the Memphis 7, Cassie Fleischer, Daniel Rojas, and all others who have been fired for unionizing!
  • Immediately stop all union-busting tactics, such as firing union organizers and supporters or forcing them to quit by cutting their hours!
  • Adhere to a just-cause discipline and firing process to increase transparency and consistency of managerial power!
  • Establish a starting wage of $20/hour and give a 20 percent raise for all workers!
  • Sign the Fair Election Principles and agree to card check neutrality!
  • Mandate plus-one staffing, compensation for short-staffed shifts, and full-time hours for all workers who want them!
  • Allow debit card tips, remove tip limits in the Starbucks app, and make all tip payout practices transparent. Minimum tip guarantee of $5.50 per hour!
  • Establish annual seniority and cost-of-living pay increases!
  • Provide free and improved healthcare for all workers!

Please consider showing up and showing solidarity! There may be some SnoCo DSA members in attendance as well!

Details

Date:
April 23
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/s/fight-starbucks-union-busting-/736026744411113/

Venue

Cal Anderson Park
1635 11th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122 United States
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