Salvador’s Recyclers’ Cooperatives

Organizers Forum Organizing Recycling Unions

            Salvador          Organizing low waged and informal workers around the world teaches an organizer a lot about the basic humanity and survival skills of workers.  Humility and respect are constant companions, but so are the painful lessons about economics at the bottom of capitalism’s barrel.  Call them waste pickers, trash workers, or, preferably, recyclers, I’ve …

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