Pages Navigation Menu

Winning Justice for Working Women

Categories Navigation Menu

9to5 LA Event: Aug 29 Outreach at Venice Beach

Find us at Venice Beach on Saturday where we’ll be sharing information about 9to5 and the working women’s movement!

Read More

9to5 San Jose Event: Aug 29 March for Women’s Equality

Join 9to5 San Jose at Silicon Valley’s first Women’s Equality Day March!

Read More

Victory! After years of workers organizing, Los Angeles City Council passes $15 minimum wage with enforcement against wage theft

After years of organizing from 9to5 and other workers groups, the Los Angeles City Council has raised the minimum wage and passed enforcements to protect workers from wage theft. We’re celebrating this major victory and rolling up our sleeves for what’s next!

Read More

Equal Pay Day and #BetterHaveMyMoney campaign

As I began to draft a blog post on Equal Pay Day the new Rhianna song “ Bitch Better Have My Money” began playing on my Pandora station. Equal Pay Day is the date that symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year. I immediately found myself nodding to the Kanye West-produced track and loving the sound of Rhianna’s Bajan accent screaming over the huge beat. By the time the chorus came through my speakers I was beginning to feel guilty for enjoying the song so much.

Read More

Stop Punishing My Family for Being Poor

I don’t want to be on welfare. I’m in school and trying to use CalWORKs benefits as a tool to get back on my feet and provide for my family. But welfare policies that assume I’m trying to game the system make it an uphill battle.

Read More

2015 Legislative Agenda

What’s 9to5 California up to? Check out our legislative agenda for a full list of the bills we support at the local, statewide, and federal level to support working women!

Read More
Page 3 of 912345...Last »