organizing community support for Justice for Janitors, an effort that has raised the working conditions for janitors throughout the metropolitan area.
What does JFJ stand for?
JFJ stands for Justice for Janitors (Service Employees International Union, CLC)
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We have 5 other meanings of JFJ in our Acronym Attic
- Joint Forward Intelligence Team (UK)
- Joint Framework for Information Technology (UK)
- Joint Fires Integration and Interoperability Team
- Joint Financial Intelligence Unit (Hong Kong)
- Joint Force Information Warfare Commander
- Jackets for Jobs
- Jamaicans for Justice
- Jewish Funds for Justice (New York, NY; est. 1984)
- Jews for Jesus
- JPMorgan Fleming Japanese
Samples in periodicals archive:
Since union contracts were set to expire in April, the Service Employees International Union, better known as the SEIU, started a Justice for Janitors campaign targeted at several high-profile clients, including Google, Genentech and Hewlett-Packard.
The Los Angeles janitors strike was the opening to a nationwide Justice for Janitors 2000 campaign undertaken by approximately 100,000 janitors -- many of them women, most of them immigrants -- who are members of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU).
This weakness is visible even in one of SEIU's proudest organizing success stories--the Justice for Janitors campaign in Los Angeles.
How does a Justice for Janitors strategy, which focuses on fighting for the rights of immigrant janitors and portraying them as heroic members of our community, reconcile itself with a strategy that vilifies immigrants?