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Global Day of Action Against Starbucks!
Date Saturday July 05
Time 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location Details
Starbucks locations worldwide
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorGrand Rapids Starbucks Union
Emailgrandrapidsstarbucksunion [at] yahoo.com
Phone616-881-5263
AddressPO Box 6629 Grand Rapids, MI 49516
The Grand Rapids Starbucks Union (IWW) and the Spanish CNT have announced a Global Day of Action to protest Starbucks union busting in Sevilla, Spain and Grand Rapids, Michigan.

On April 24th, 2008 Monica, a member of the CNT, was fired from a Starbucks in Sevilla for her union activity.
In Grand Rapids the National Labor Relations Board continues to investigate Starbucks for Unfair Labor Practices.
The two groups are calling on all social organizations, unions, and invdividuals to organize and participate in this Day of Action.

Stand up for worker's rights and against globalization!
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Added to the calendar on Sunday Jun 8th, 2008 9:55 PM
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Yes, boycott!AndySaturday Jul 5th, 2008 1:34 PM
And Starbucks is a strong backer of IsraHellAaron AaronsThursday Jul 3rd, 2008 4:27 AM
Solidarity in Bay Area?Raging Grannies Sunday Jun 8th, 2008 10:17 PM

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