Saturday, August 13, 2016, FLOC joined over 10,000 people for the March on Richmond in a demonstration that connected the struggle against racism, for Black lives, and immigrants rights, with the fight for higher wages and unions.Check out the news coverage of this powerful event:
>Politico: $15 minimum wage movement to vote on organizing mass fast-food worker strike
>Fight for $15 Convention Coverage on C-Span
>Fight for $15 Convention Brings Thousands to Richmond
The march followed the conclusion of the first Fight for $15 National Convention, where thousands of workers from more than 15 different industries gathered to continue organizing for good jobs and fair wages for all workers.
FLOC proudly stands in solidarity with ALL workers fighting for fair working conditions and pay, against racism and discrimination, and for the right to organize. Hasta La Victoria!
Check out this powerful video of Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II addressing the crowd after the march: