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January 18, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. quote

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Remembering a Poor People’s Champion

By Matte Kane, Union Representative   We all are aware of the Martin Luther King, Jr. in history books, who championed Civil Rights in 1960s, but we often overlook […]
December 27, 2018
Cannabis leaves

Local 152 Staff Attends Cinnaminson Township Meeting About Cannabis

UFCW Local 152 staff attended a Cinnaminson, NJ township meeting on Monday, December 17th to voice support on behalf of the cannabis industry in the city. […]
May 29, 2018
Plato quote - image courtesy of aiga.org/vote

Why Vote?

By Matte Kane, Union Representative   If you don’t vote …. you have failed as a citizen. The ability to vote allows citizens to voice their opinion […]
March 21, 2018
Plaintiff Mark Janus

The Janus-faced war on unions

An opinion article recently appeared in the NY Daily News, discussing the on-going war labor unions have been facing against the rich and powerful. Whether it […]
March 9, 2018
Hugh Giordano attending an OCNJ City Council meeting

Local 152 Staff Attends OCNJ City Council Meeting About Cannabis

UFCW Local 152 staff attended Ocean City, New Jersey City Council meeting on March 8th, 2018, to voice support on behalf of the cannabis industry. The […]
March 8, 2018
Kelli Wehmann, Forked River, speaks about the jobs that would be created by having stores that sell marijuana. (Photo by Chris Lundy)

Local 152 Members Attend Berkeley Township Council Meeting

UFCW Local 152 shop steward Kelli Wehmann, who works for Perlmart ShopRite, attended the most recent Berkeley Township Council meeting last week, to voice her support […]
March 2, 2018
Freeholder John Kelly

Local 152 Attends Ocean County Freeholder Meeting About Cannabis

UFCW Local 152 staff attended an Ocean County, NJ Freeholder Meeting on Wednesday, February 28th to voice their support on behalf of the cannabis industry. The […]
February 15, 2018
Hugh Giordano at the Toms River council meeting

Local 152 Attends Toms River Council To Oppose Pot Sales Ban

UFCW Local 152 attended the Toms River, New Jersey council meeting to oppose legislation that would have banned all Cannabis related jobs. The UFCW on a […]
November 18, 2017

Senate Bill Introduced To Repeal Anti-Union “Right To Work” Laws

By Hugh Giordano, UFCW Local 152 Representative The working class has been under attack for many years, with bad trade deals, big business lobby, and pro-corporate […]
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