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Tekiah, a new seasons employee and petition creator, stands outside of New Seasons Market.

NPR: Power Of The Petition: Nonprofit Helps Front-Line Workers Fight For Their Rights

October 14, 2020

“‘It’s incredibly important for people to experience wins, to experience their own power,’ Kutch said. She says even small victories can be empowering, and they give workers the experience they need to push for more transformative changes.”

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HOW TO CITIZEN: Making Work Work for Everyone (Podcast)

September 24, 2020

“Michelle Miller of CoWorker.org reimagines how we can be agents of our economy instead of objects in the economy.”

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BOSTON GLOBE: Sexual harassment allegations at Brookline Trader Joe’s spur campaign to change corporate culture

September 9, 2020

“A petition on coworker.org, signed by more than 7,000 people, calls on people to stand against sexual harassment at the store and asks other Trader Joe’s workers to share their stories.“

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PDX MONTHLY: At the Grocery Store, a Push to Re-Up Hazard Pay

August 27, 2020

“More than 7,000 people, including staff and customers, have signed an online petition started by Tekiah Elzey, who worked in the produce section at New Seasons Market’s Concordia location, one of 18 around the metro area.“

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NYT: Pinterest Employees Demand Gender and Race Equality

August 14, 2020

“On Friday, 236 employees of Pinterest, a company known for its virtual pinboards, expressed solidarity on an internal chat app with three former co-workers who have accused the company of racial and sex discrimination and retaliation.”

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