Browsing Items (17 total) Tagged  ‘ISS’

Protest pamphlet detailing stories of janitors' problems getting affordable health care.

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Flyer protesting International Service Systems in Century City.

Union informational flyer detailing abuses at various Los Angeles Buildings.

Newsletter of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor descrbing the win of the JFJ Campaing in Centry City after facing much police brutality.

On June 15, 1990, the LAPD armed with nightsticks attacked group of peaceful demonstrators outside Century City that included women and children. Not intimidated by police brutality, the demonstrators continued to protest until fair working…

El contrato, aprobado ayer por la mañana por una comisión negociadora que representó a los trabajadores de la
limpieza, asegura que para el año 1997-1998 todos reciban beneficios médicos familiares, aparte de aumentos
salariales hasta llegar a…

Janitors from across the county will gather at noon today at Warner Ranch Park in Woodland Hills for a march supporting their Valley counterparts, who organizers say are among the lowest paid in the Los Angeles area. At Warner Center and other San…

A pamphlet dating from the late 1980s criticizes Danish-owned ISS for its employment practices in Los Angeles. Photographs of janitors at work taken by the Justice for Janitors campaign illustrate the human side of the conflict.

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Text of article from "Danish Business Report," December 4, 1989. ISS head Henrik Slipsager suggests that business imperatives are different in America, though Denmark (where ISS is based) was a highly unionized country. "If you mention the word in…

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An annual report from multinational building service contractor ISS. The Justice for Janitors campaign made extensive use of research in order to locate employers' points of weakness.