The Third Shift for Working Mothers in Restaurants

The Third Shift

2 million working mothers face the precarious situation of sub-minimum wage work with little to no child care supports. This is a national emergency, as four out of ten households today are headed by breadwinner moms. With mothers earning 4% less per child than their equivalents, the cost of raising the next generation is borne solely on their backs.

Coming July 9: The Third Shift

July 9, 2013

Here’s a teaser of what’s to come July 9.

Detroiters Rally to Stop ‘Corporate Land Grab’ of Vacant Lots

The Detroit Black Food Security Network opposes a land deal that it says could jeopardize grassroots urban farming initiatives like the D-town farm, pictured above (Photo courtesy of Detroit Black Food Security Network).

Grassroots organizers in Detroit liken the Hantz deal to a land grab, when corporations purchase land owned by sovereign nations.