The Northwest Workers’ Justice Project brings legal support to low-wage workers and their organizations to defend and strengthen workplace rights.

The Oregonian’s Report on Workplace Sexual Harassment of Teens, Part 2

Second installment of The Oregonian’s three-part series on workplace sexual harassment and the horrendous effects it has on young workers. Click here to read the article, or on the video to see our Executive Director, D. Michael Dale!

The Oregonian’s Report on Workplace Sexual Harassment of Teens, Part 1

D. Michael Dale, our Executive Director, talks to The Oregonian about the issues young workers face when reporting sexual harassment. This is the first part of a three-part series.  

Join us at the Capitol!

Come to the education sessions on February 19 or 20 and hear Rebecca Smith from the National Employment Law Center talk about what’s being done about wage theft around the country, or visit us at the information table in the Capitol Gallery on February 17 to learn more about what we do and how you can help in the fight for workers’ rights.

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$28 Million in Wage Claims Filed with State Officials in 6 years

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According to the Oregon Center for Public Policy, $28 million in wage claims have been filed in the past 6 years. Join us in our campaign to Stop Wage Theft:

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Position Description: The Northwest Workers’ Justice Project is a non-profit legal advocacy organization in Portland, Oregon, whose mission is to defend and strengthen the workplace and organizing rights of low-wage temporary and immigrant workers in Oregon, the Pacific Northwest and … Continue reading

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Fall 2013 Update

NWJP's Tenth Anniversary Celebration - October 2, 2013. Photo by Doug Yarrow.

November 12, 2013 — Check out NWJP’s Fall 2013 Update. We’re especially excited to report to all of you who contributed to NWJP’s Tenth Anniversary Campaign that we reached our goal! Thanks to your generosity, we raised the resources to … Continue reading

Celebrate with NWJP on October 2!


Join us at NWJP’s Tenth Anniversary Celebration as we look back at our first decade and cross the finish line in our tenth anniversary fundraising campaign! The celebration is on Wednesday, October 2, from 6 to 9 pm, at the … Continue reading

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