LABOR JUSTICE: Farmworkers, consumers declare national boycott of fast-food giant Wendy’s

from the Coalition of Immokalee Workers CIW to Wendy’s: “We are here to remind Nelson Peltz that there is something more important than money: Dignity!” As the sun began to dip behind New York’s skyscrapers yesterday afternoon, hundreds upon hundreds of consumers crowded in around an impromptu stage constructed just off Columbus Circle. The Fair … Continue reading LABOR JUSTICE: Farmworkers, consumers declare national boycott of fast-food giant Wendy’s

FARMWORKER JUSTICE: An open letter to the CEO of Wendy’s

At the Wendy's shareholders' meeting last month, twenty of the most prominent religious leaders from a spectrum of faith traditions across the country —representing millions of people of faith — stepped to the fore, publishing a letter to CEO Emil Brolick, calling on him to “lead Wendy’s to be part of the common good.” Sr. Patricia Chappell, … Continue reading FARMWORKER JUSTICE: An open letter to the CEO of Wendy’s