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Striking Seattle ACORN workers need your help

Strike Funds are desparately needed: Checks or Money orders can be made payable to IWW, and mailed to:
Seattle IWW, 5215 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle WA 98107
(1) Strike Funds are desparately needed: Checks or Money orders can be made payable to IWW, and mailed to:
Seattle IWW, 5215 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle WA 98107

(2) Contact everyone you know and gather their support for the striking ACORN workers in Seattle.

(3) If you know of any ACORN members, ask them to write letters of support to the striking workers; send them to the address listed above or e-mail them to bp172 (at) scn.org. If you are a member of ACORN, withhold your funds. The workers have declared a boycott, which is being honored by hundreds of ACORN members in Washington alone.

(4) Likewise, if you are a member of a labor or community organization, ask your membership to draft a resolution or letter of solidarity for the striking ACORN workers and condemning ACORN management union busting. Send it to the address listed above or e-mail it to bp172 (at) scn.org.

(5) Call Wade Rathke at 504-943-0044. Call him everyday. Leave detailed messages on why he should recognize the union or resign. E-mail him at chieforg (at) acorn.org, fax 504-944-7078

(6) Call Doug Bloch at 206-723-5845 and demand that he recognize the union and dismiss all scab workers. Inform the scabs in the Washington ACORN office that what they are doing is a disgrace and that they need to go back home to Portland. Fax 504-723-8658

(7) Call the newspapers, radio, and TV stations, and ask them to do a story. For further Information, the Seattle IWW can be contacted at 206-706-6250

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