Posts tagged "construction site protest"

Press conference and demonstration against Walsh Construction Company for their $30 Million construction site with no Black contractors January 18th

Press Conference and demonstration TODAY Friday January 18th at 10:00 AM against WALSH Construction company site against their lack of Black contractors at Black workers. This is a $30 Million dollar project on 130th & Torrence, with no African American General contractors and only 5 Black workers out 60 workers. !! The Black Community Contractors... Read more »

Activists Press Conference Against Menards Tuesday October 2nd From Black activists who say Menards violated their agreement with Black contractors and workers

Due to the recent events at 92nd and Western in Evergreen Park, Menards has been disrespectful as it relates to the hiring of African-Americans on its work site.  We are calling on a national boycott against Menards asking citizens not to shop at any Mendards’ stores.  The Black community can no longer be expected to... Read more »
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