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Channel3000: Madison apparel business owner sued for unpaid wages

By Corey Moen Apr 9, 2024 MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against Jeremy Kruk Tuesday for unlawful labor practices as it relates to his former custom apparel business Crushin It Promotions LLC.  Kruk is facing multiple civil counts in the lawsuit after he allegedly

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For Allies

Join WJW’s Wage Theft Education Campaign!

En junio del 2023, Justicia Obrera Wisconsin inauguró su comité ejecutivo de la membresía con la idea de analizar los problemas más comunes que afectan a la clase trabajadora en nuestra comunidad. Después de meses de discusión, el comité ejecutivo decidió hacer el 2024 el año del robo de salario.

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For Allies

Inspiring Lessons Learned from the Madison-Milwaukee Worker Cooperative Meetup

Two weekends ago, Francisco, one of the co-developers of Shaky Hands Madison, an up-and coming-screenprinting shop, attended the meetup between Madison and Milwaukee worker cooperatives, organized by MadWorC.  The day consisted of a tour of local cooperatives: Isthmus Engineering, Milestone Democratic School, Community Pharmacy, and Union Cab Cooperative, and ended

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For Allies

Thunder Bay Update (formerly Crushin’ It Apparel)

Following our September 12th press conference in front of Thunder Bay (formerly Crushin’ It Apparel), Worker Justice Wisconsin, IUPAT District 7, and the workers have continued to pressure owner Jeremy Kruk to do the right thing. To date, he has not bargained a contract with IUPAT. He has not paid

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