Local leaders and advocacy groups are meeting Tuesday night to present and hear testimony against wage theft in Kentucky. Wage theft is the underpayment or non-payment of workers’ wages. The Kentucky Jobs with Justice Workers’ Rights Board, which includes state representatives and community leaders, will now hear arguments from experts and individuals affected by wage theft… Continue reading Kentucky’s Local Leaders Discuss Wage Theft Issues
The “Block Party” is part of a national day of solidarity for public workers and coincides with the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Junior’s assassination. He was gunned down in 1968 in Memphis, where he had gone to support striking sanitation workers.