On International Workers’ Day, We Raise Our Voices to Raise America

As we approach the 25th anniversary of Justice for Janitors demonstrations that sparked the modern movement for $15 an hour minimum wage, we celebrate the sacrifice and hard work of janitors that contributed to changing the way the world looks at immigrant workers. The fight for dignity and respect for workers in low wage industries continues today as the struggle for racial justice calls upon all of us to lead. Read SEIU-USWW President Huerta’s and SEIU’s International Executive Vice President of Property Services Division Valarie Long’s reflections up on Huffington Post on how far we’ve come and what we face before us. Be sure to share it online!

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