VeriGreedy Verizon Shareholder Meeting

Atlanta Jobs with Justice

Verizon continues to demand over $1 billion per year in concessions from workers while demanding another $1 billion a year from consumers in new upgrade phone fees. Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam recently had his salary tripled from $7.2 million to $23.1 million A YEAR. Although executive compensation is soaring, 45,000 hard working Verizon employees are still without a contract after 8 months of bargaining. Knowing that Verizon workers, students and community allies value respect on the job, Verizon moved their shareholder meeting to Huntsville, AL to avoid the working class power it fears. Despite this, over 500 unionists, students, JwJ folks and faith leaders converged in Huntsville, AL.

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