• "One of the great human rights success stories of our day": The Fair Food Program

    The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) is a worker-based human rights organization internationally recognized for its achievements in the fields of social responsibility, human trafficking, and gender-based violence at work.

    published: 08 Oct 2014
  • CIW: Fighting Together

    Farmworkers in the fields of Florida put food on our tables, but get poverty wages and sweatshop conditions. Unite with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers to demand Fair Food and end modern-day slave labor in America. Join the petition campaign and ask Burger King to pay just 1 cent more per pound of tomatoes. Consumers and workers together can make a difference. Go to: www.ciw-online.org

    published: 01 Apr 2008
  • CIW JavaScript Specialist - The CIW Web Development Series

    The CIW JavaScript Specialist is the first certification course in the CIW Web Development series. This course focuses on the fundamental concepts of the JavaScript language. This course will empower you with the skills to design client-side, platform-independent solutions that greatly increase the value of your Web site by providing interactivity and interest. There are 13 lessons in the CIW JavaScript Specialist course. They are: • Introduction to JavaScript • Working with Variables and Data in JavaScript • Functions, Methods and Events in JavaScript • Controlling Program Flow in JavaScript • The JavaScript Document Object Model • JavaScript Language Objects • Developing Interactive Forms with JavaScript • JavaScript SecurityCustom JavaScript Objects • Changing HTML on the Fly •...

    published: 13 Oct 2016
  • CIW Career Academy 2014

    CIW Professional Career Academy offers a 100% online CIW education and certification in Web Design, Web Development, Web Foundations, Web Security, Graphic Design, Digital Marketing and Video Animation.

    published: 02 Jun 2014
  • CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Course

    The CIW Advanced HTML5 & CSS3 Specialist Course will teach students how to develop Web documents using new elements, attributes and selectors introduced in HTML5 and CSS3.

    published: 12 Apr 2016
  • CIW PATHWAYS TO HOPE

    This video tells the story of three dogs, all of which were pulled from the shelter and saved from euthanization. Female inmates at CDCR's California Institution for Women train and transform the animals into service dogs for autistic children under the guidance of the non-profit Pathways To Hope. The program facilitates redemption for the dogs, the inmates and the children who receive a vital companion.

    published: 03 Apr 2014
  • CIW Certifications

    CIW Certifications http://www.ciwcertified.com/Certifications http://www.ciwcertified.com/_resources/CIW_Roadmap.pdf

    published: 02 Feb 2012
  • CIW Online: Improving the CIW Learning Experience

    Did you know that CIW offers a comprehensive set of online resources to complement our Official CIW Courseware? CIW Online gives students tools that help reinforce their learning experience by assessing their knowledge of course content and increasing their confidence in content mastery. Learn how these CIW Online tools can be used to students' advantage by viewing this recorded Webcast, "CIW Online: Improving the CIW Learning Experience." You'll be introduced to these critical resources: * Pre-assessments to measure existing knowledge of course content. * Flash-based exercises for each lesson. * Course Mastery, an interactive and adaptive tool for reviewing and mastering course content. * Video clips to supplement various topics in the course. * Practice Exams to prepare for the hi...

    published: 16 Apr 2012
  • CIW Popular Theater with the Freedom Now Singers

    For fifteen days in the spring of 2013, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and hundreds of their allies marched 200 miles across Florida to compel Publix supermarkets to join the Campaign for Fair Food, which secures fair wages for farmworkers and implements human rights protections against forced labor in Florida's fields. At the final celebration of the march, a compelling popular theater performance told the history of the CIW's historic fight for farmworker justice, a struggle that has set forth a vision of global justice from the grassroots and inspired a new generation of freedom fighters.

    published: 04 May 2013
  • The CIW Web Development Series

    Whether you want to specialize in JavaScript, Perl or databases, the CIW Web Development series has training and certifications just for you. The CIW Web Development series consists of three specialist courses and corresponding certifications exams. They are: • The CIW JavaScript Specialist • The CIW Perl Specialist • And the CIW Database Design Specialist If your goals are more ambitious, pass all three certification exams in this series and become a CIW Web Development Professional. The CIW Web Development Professional certification is an ambitious journey for the individual who wants to excel in a career in Web and IT technologies. The essential combination of a front-end scripting language, a back-end programming language and the skills to integrate them with a database is what ma...

    published: 28 Sep 2016
  • CIW Wrestling Awesomeness (Rocket Rumble)

    You won't see this kind of action anywhere else...

    published: 26 Mar 2017
  • CIW Burger King RGV Protest and Petition Campaign

    The CIW is launching a national petition drive to demand that Burger King and other food industry leaders work with the CIW to improve the wages and working conditions for the workers who pick their tomatoes, and join with the CIW in an industry-wide effort to eliminate slavery and human rights abuses from Florida's fields. To sign the online petition, visit: http://fairfoodnation.mayfirst.org/petition Para Espanol: http://fairfoodnation.mayfirst.org/peticion

    published: 07 Apr 2008
  • CIW and uCertify "Movin' on Up!" Webinar Part I

    A webinar introducing the new award-winning uCertify platform. Benefit from an informative discussion about this highly engaging, flexible, cloud-based and device-enabled IT certification e-learning platform designed for students, faculty, and IT professionals alike.

    published: 04 Apr 2017
  • Pycon UK 2016: Queueing and Python: pip install ciw

    Geraint Palmer Queueing systems dominate our day-to-day life: for example supermarkets, airports, traffic systems, and call centres, naming only a few obvious examples. A better understanding of these queues can help businesses and service providers optimise these systems, improving efficiency, profit and satisfaction levels. Sometimes some unintuitive behaviour can arise, and so modelling and investigating queues mathematically has become very popular and important. One prominent method of doing so is by using computer simulation. This talk will present Ciw, a new Python library for simulating open queueing networks. This talk will demonstrate using Ciw's simple interface to model and simulate a queueing system, and an overview of it's many features will also be given. The library is c...

    published: 18 Sep 2016
  • CIW 2004 Taco Bell Truth Tour

    This animation follows members of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and their supporters on their 2004 Taco Bell Truth Tour from Louisville, KY to Irvine, CA. The CIW is a farmworker organization in southern florida that advocates for fair working conditions and an end to human rights abuses in the agricultural industry. During their four year boycott of Taco Bell, they asked for increased wages and a code of conduct ensuring that the fast food giant would take responsibility for human rights abuses in it's supply chain. In 2005, they won their boycott. Now the CIW and their allies are asking the rest of the industry to follow suit and transform "fast food" into "fair food" For more information: Coalition of Immokalee Workers http://www.ciw-online.org/ Student-Farmworker Alliance http://w...

    published: 22 Apr 2009
  • CIW Protest in Atlanta

    Lucas Benitez and Julia Perkins speak outside the Publix on Ponce, shaming them for not signing-on to an agreement paying one penny more for their tomatoes. This small increase would enable migrant farmworkers to better provide for their families.

    published: 21 Apr 2011
  • CIW- Shelby Mack Interview

    Shelby Mack is part of the Alliance for Fair Food and Coalition of Immokalee Workers. Not only did she agree to an interview but she has helped coordinate my whole Girl Scout project!\ Thank you to everyone who helped me with my project: Yaissy Solis, Shelby Mack, Reverend Roy Terry, Claire Comiskey, Patti Monahan, and others! ~~~ Español Shelby Mack es parte de la Alianza para la Feria de la Alimentación y la Coalición de Trabajadores de Immokalee. No sólo ella de acuerdo a una entrevista pero ella ha ayudado a coordinar mi proyecto conjunto de Girl Scout! Gracias a todos los que me ayudaron con mi proyecto: Yaissy Solis, Shelby Mack, reverendo Roy Terry, Claire Comiskey, Patti Monahan, y otros!

    published: 29 Sep 2016
  • 11/15/10 Action at Giant supermarket for CIW's Fair Food Campaign

    The Food Chain Workers Alliance and the Georgetown Solidarity Committee organized a protest outside Giant Supermarket in Columbia Heights in Washington, D.C. on Monday Nov. 15. Ahold, Giant's parent company, has so far refused to sign a Fair Food agreement with the CIW and therefore continues to play an active role in farmworker exploitation. Read more on CIW's website ciw-online.org and check out the great video about CIW's Supermarket Campaign.

    published: 16 Nov 2010
  • CIW National Petition Campaign - Video Petition (Trailer)

    The CIW is launching a national petition drive to demand that Burger King and other food industry leaders work with the CIW to improve the wages and working conditions of the workers who pick their tomatoes, and join with the CIW in an industry-wide effort to eliminate modern-day slavery and human rights abuses from Florida's fields. The petitions will serve as notice that those who sign are "prepared to stop patronizing Burger King now, and other food industry leaders in the future, should they fail to do so." The campaign comes on the 200th anniversary of the US ban against the importation of slaves, and echoes key strategies of the early abolitionist movement that helped hasten the end of slavery in the 19th century.

    published: 12 Mar 2008
  • CIW Course Mastery

    Course mastery is a new tool based on research in learning and memory, and it delivers an accelerated teaching solution that reduces training time and boosts retention of material in the learner's memory.

    published: 06 Sep 2013
  • CIW-COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM

    Female inmates at California Institution for Women (CIW) in Corona train to be state board certified cosmetologists. The women develop their creative side while gaining skills that will change their future after prison.

    published: 09 Apr 2014
  • Internet Business Associate - The CIW Web Foundations Series

    The CIW Web Foundations series of certification courses is the most popular vendor-neutral Web education program in the world. Students who have completed all three CIW Web Foundations courses have a unique understanding of how to work effectively in today’s business environment through a unique understanding of internet business, Web design, e-commerce, data networking, databases, and Web security. Certified CIW Web Foundations Associates have validated their understanding of important technologies that affect virtually every business. Once certified, these individuals are ready to pursue specialties in Web design, Web development, e-commerce, JavaScript, Web security, data networking, databases, and more.

    published: 25 Apr 2016
  • CIW Data Analyst

    A webinar highlighting our new CIW Data Analyst course and certification.

    published: 21 Apr 2016
  • Burger King/CIW Press Conference

    Burger King announced on Friday (5/23/08) that it had reached an agreement to improve the wages and working conditions of tomato pickers in Florida. **In 2007, members of Sojourners' list serv sent in more than 125,000 letters of protest to Burger King for their inhumane wages for tomato pickers** At a news conference on Capitol Hill, the hamburger chain, based in Miami, said it would pay tomato prices adequate to give workers a wage increase of 1.5 cents a pound. A penny a pound will go into the workers' pockets. The extra half-cent is intended to cover additional payroll taxes and administrative costs for tomato growers. Read more about the deal here: http://www.nytimes.com/2008/05/24/business/24farm.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss

    published: 27 May 2008
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"One of the great human rights success stories of our day": The Fair Food Program

"One of the great human rights success stories of our day": The Fair Food Program

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  • Duration: 3:39
  • Updated: 08 Oct 2014
  • views: 17897
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The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) is a worker-based human rights organization internationally recognized for its achievements in the fields of social responsibility, human trafficking, and gender-based violence at work.
https://wn.com/One_Of_The_Great_Human_Rights_Success_Stories_Of_Our_Day_The_Fair_Food_Program
CIW: Fighting Together

CIW: Fighting Together

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  • Duration: 1:09
  • Updated: 01 Apr 2008
  • views: 1538
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Farmworkers in the fields of Florida put food on our tables, but get poverty wages and sweatshop conditions. Unite with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers to demand Fair Food and end modern-day slave labor in America. Join the petition campaign and ask Burger King to pay just 1 cent more per pound of tomatoes. Consumers and workers together can make a difference. Go to: www.ciw-online.org
https://wn.com/Ciw_Fighting_Together
CIW JavaScript Specialist - The CIW Web Development Series

CIW JavaScript Specialist - The CIW Web Development Series

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  • Duration: 2:08
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2016
  • views: 420
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The CIW JavaScript Specialist is the first certification course in the CIW Web Development series. This course focuses on the fundamental concepts of the JavaScript language. This course will empower you with the skills to design client-side, platform-independent solutions that greatly increase the value of your Web site by providing interactivity and interest. There are 13 lessons in the CIW JavaScript Specialist course. They are: • Introduction to JavaScript • Working with Variables and Data in JavaScript • Functions, Methods and Events in JavaScript • Controlling Program Flow in JavaScript • The JavaScript Document Object Model • JavaScript Language Objects • Developing Interactive Forms with JavaScript • JavaScript SecurityCustom JavaScript Objects • Changing HTML on the Fly • JavaScript Libraries • JavaScript and AJAX • And finally, Debugging and Troubleshooting JavaScript The CIW JavaScript Specialist course prepares candidates to take the CIW JavaScript Specialist exam, which if passed earns the individual the CIW JavaScript Specialist certification. As the most popular vendor-neutral Web education and certification program in the world, individuals who complete the CIW JavaScript Specialist are ready to take-on the next certification course in the Web Development series— CIW Perl Specialist. For additional information you can either: contact a CIW Educational consultant, visit CIWcertified.com, or call Customer Service at 888-370-5512. CIW ---- the Industry Standard for Business, Web, and Information Technology Education and Certification.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Javascript_Specialist_The_Ciw_Web_Development_Series
CIW Career Academy 2014

CIW Career Academy 2014

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  • Duration: 2:16
  • Updated: 02 Jun 2014
  • views: 432
videos https://wn.com/Ciw_Career_Academy_2014
CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Course

CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Course

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  • Duration: 2:15
  • Updated: 12 Apr 2016
  • views: 332
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The CIW Advanced HTML5 & CSS3 Specialist Course will teach students how to develop Web documents using new elements, attributes and selectors introduced in HTML5 and CSS3.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Advanced_Html5_And_Css3_Course
CIW PATHWAYS TO HOPE

CIW PATHWAYS TO HOPE

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  • Duration: 3:51
  • Updated: 03 Apr 2014
  • views: 2919
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This video tells the story of three dogs, all of which were pulled from the shelter and saved from euthanization. Female inmates at CDCR's California Institution for Women train and transform the animals into service dogs for autistic children under the guidance of the non-profit Pathways To Hope. The program facilitates redemption for the dogs, the inmates and the children who receive a vital companion.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Pathways_To_Hope
CIW Certifications

CIW Certifications

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  • Duration: 2:21
  • Updated: 02 Feb 2012
  • views: 2274
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CIW Certifications http://www.ciwcertified.com/Certifications http://www.ciwcertified.com/_resources/CIW_Roadmap.pdf
https://wn.com/Ciw_Certifications
CIW Online: Improving the CIW Learning Experience

CIW Online: Improving the CIW Learning Experience

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  • Duration: 1:04:41
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2012
  • views: 1611
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Did you know that CIW offers a comprehensive set of online resources to complement our Official CIW Courseware? CIW Online gives students tools that help reinforce their learning experience by assessing their knowledge of course content and increasing their confidence in content mastery. Learn how these CIW Online tools can be used to students' advantage by viewing this recorded Webcast, "CIW Online: Improving the CIW Learning Experience." You'll be introduced to these critical resources: * Pre-assessments to measure existing knowledge of course content. * Flash-based exercises for each lesson. * Course Mastery, an interactive and adaptive tool for reviewing and mastering course content. * Video clips to supplement various topics in the course. * Practice Exams to prepare for the high-stakes certification exams. * Live labs, a virtual software environment for working through course labs and projects. Here's your opportunity to get more informed! This Webinar is a Don't-Miss for: * Instructors who want to learn how to better utilize the CIW Online tools in their training programs. * Students who want to get the most out of their CIW courses. * Learners who crave variety over the standard lecture-and-book learning experience. PRESENTERS Stephen Schnieter Certification Specialist, Certification Partners Lisa Harnish Certification Director, Certification Partners __________________________________________________________ To sign up for future, live CIW Webcasts you can do so at http://ciwcertified.com/About_CIW/webinars.php. For more information on our current CIW certification programs visit us at http://ciwcertified.com/.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Online_Improving_The_Ciw_Learning_Experience
CIW Popular Theater with the Freedom Now Singers

CIW Popular Theater with the Freedom Now Singers

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  • Duration: 1:34
  • Updated: 04 May 2013
  • views: 313
videos
For fifteen days in the spring of 2013, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and hundreds of their allies marched 200 miles across Florida to compel Publix supermarkets to join the Campaign for Fair Food, which secures fair wages for farmworkers and implements human rights protections against forced labor in Florida's fields. At the final celebration of the march, a compelling popular theater performance told the history of the CIW's historic fight for farmworker justice, a struggle that has set forth a vision of global justice from the grassroots and inspired a new generation of freedom fighters.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Popular_Theater_With_The_Freedom_Now_Singers
The CIW Web Development Series

The CIW Web Development Series

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  • Duration: 3:25
  • Updated: 28 Sep 2016
  • views: 236
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Whether you want to specialize in JavaScript, Perl or databases, the CIW Web Development series has training and certifications just for you. The CIW Web Development series consists of three specialist courses and corresponding certifications exams. They are: • The CIW JavaScript Specialist • The CIW Perl Specialist • And the CIW Database Design Specialist If your goals are more ambitious, pass all three certification exams in this series and become a CIW Web Development Professional. The CIW Web Development Professional certification is an ambitious journey for the individual who wants to excel in a career in Web and IT technologies. The essential combination of a front-end scripting language, a back-end programming language and the skills to integrate them with a database is what makes a CIW Web Development Professional. The CIW JavaScript Specialist course, the first in the series, teaches developers how to use the features of the JavaScript language to design client-side, platform-independent solutions. Students will also understand and use the most popular applications of JavaScript. You will learn how to use JavaScript to • communicate with users, • modify the Document Object Model (DOM), • control program flow, • validate forms, animate images, • create cookies, change HTML on the fly, • and communicate with databases. The CIW Perl Specialist course, the second in the series, focuses on the fundamental concepts of the Perl programming language. In this course, you will learn the basic syntax and control structures needed to write Perl scripts. Topics such as • data types, flow control, • arrays and hashes, • regular expressions, • and subroutines will be discussed. You will learn how to interact with text files and how to access command line arguments and environment variables. You will also learn about packages and modules, and you will be introduced to database connectivity using Perl. Finally, you will receive an overview about debugging Perl scripts. The CIW Database Design Specialist course, the third and final in the series, teaches students how to plan and design relational databases. You will learn about • the theory behind relational databases, • relational database nomenclature, • and relational algebra. This course includes sections on Structured Query Language (SQL) and optimizing databases through normalization. Finally, you will apply your knowledge with hands-on labs designed to teach the intricacies of database design methodology. For additional information you can either: contact a CIW Educational consultant, visit CIWcertified.com, or call Customer Service at 888-370-5512. CIW ---- the Industry Standard for Business, Web, and Information Technology Education and Certification.
https://wn.com/The_Ciw_Web_Development_Series
CIW Wrestling Awesomeness (Rocket Rumble)

CIW Wrestling Awesomeness (Rocket Rumble)

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  • Duration: 1:20
  • Updated: 26 Mar 2017
  • views: 300
videos
You won't see this kind of action anywhere else...
https://wn.com/Ciw_Wrestling_Awesomeness_(Rocket_Rumble)
CIW Burger King RGV Protest and Petition Campaign

CIW Burger King RGV Protest and Petition Campaign

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  • Duration: 4:12
  • Updated: 07 Apr 2008
  • views: 652
videos
The CIW is launching a national petition drive to demand that Burger King and other food industry leaders work with the CIW to improve the wages and working conditions for the workers who pick their tomatoes, and join with the CIW in an industry-wide effort to eliminate slavery and human rights abuses from Florida's fields. To sign the online petition, visit: http://fairfoodnation.mayfirst.org/petition Para Espanol: http://fairfoodnation.mayfirst.org/peticion
https://wn.com/Ciw_Burger_King_Rgv_Protest_And_Petition_Campaign
CIW and uCertify "Movin' on Up!" Webinar Part I

CIW and uCertify "Movin' on Up!" Webinar Part I

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  • Duration: 1:02:24
  • Updated: 04 Apr 2017
  • views: 113
videos
A webinar introducing the new award-winning uCertify platform. Benefit from an informative discussion about this highly engaging, flexible, cloud-based and device-enabled IT certification e-learning platform designed for students, faculty, and IT professionals alike.
https://wn.com/Ciw_And_Ucertify_Movin'_On_Up_Webinar_Part_I
Pycon UK 2016: Queueing and Python: pip install ciw

Pycon UK 2016: Queueing and Python: pip install ciw

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  • Duration: 28:30
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2016
  • views: 347
videos
Geraint Palmer Queueing systems dominate our day-to-day life: for example supermarkets, airports, traffic systems, and call centres, naming only a few obvious examples. A better understanding of these queues can help businesses and service providers optimise these systems, improving efficiency, profit and satisfaction levels. Sometimes some unintuitive behaviour can arise, and so modelling and investigating queues mathematically has become very popular and important. One prominent method of doing so is by using computer simulation. This talk will present Ciw, a new Python library for simulating open queueing networks. This talk will demonstrate using Ciw's simple interface to model and simulate a queueing system, and an overview of it's many features will also be given. The library is currently being used in two academic settings: one theoretical project that investigates queueing networks that deadlock, and another practical project in which patient flows are modelled in an ophthalmology clinic. Synopses of these projects and their results will be discussed.
https://wn.com/Pycon_UK_2016_Queueing_And_Python_Pip_Install_Ciw
CIW 2004 Taco Bell Truth Tour

CIW 2004 Taco Bell Truth Tour

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  • Duration: 8:52
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2009
  • views: 411
videos
This animation follows members of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and their supporters on their 2004 Taco Bell Truth Tour from Louisville, KY to Irvine, CA. The CIW is a farmworker organization in southern florida that advocates for fair working conditions and an end to human rights abuses in the agricultural industry. During their four year boycott of Taco Bell, they asked for increased wages and a code of conduct ensuring that the fast food giant would take responsibility for human rights abuses in it's supply chain. In 2005, they won their boycott. Now the CIW and their allies are asking the rest of the industry to follow suit and transform "fast food" into "fair food" For more information: Coalition of Immokalee Workers http://www.ciw-online.org/ Student-Farmworker Alliance http://www.sfalliance.org/ Alliance for Fair Food: http://www.allianceforfairfood.org/
https://wn.com/Ciw_2004_Taco_Bell_Truth_Tour
CIW Protest in Atlanta

CIW Protest in Atlanta

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  • Duration: 3:27
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2011
  • views: 16
videos
Lucas Benitez and Julia Perkins speak outside the Publix on Ponce, shaming them for not signing-on to an agreement paying one penny more for their tomatoes. This small increase would enable migrant farmworkers to better provide for their families.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Protest_In_Atlanta
CIW- Shelby Mack Interview

CIW- Shelby Mack Interview

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  • Duration: 7:14
  • Updated: 29 Sep 2016
  • views: 42
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Shelby Mack is part of the Alliance for Fair Food and Coalition of Immokalee Workers. Not only did she agree to an interview but she has helped coordinate my whole Girl Scout project!\ Thank you to everyone who helped me with my project: Yaissy Solis, Shelby Mack, Reverend Roy Terry, Claire Comiskey, Patti Monahan, and others! ~~~ Español Shelby Mack es parte de la Alianza para la Feria de la Alimentación y la Coalición de Trabajadores de Immokalee. No sólo ella de acuerdo a una entrevista pero ella ha ayudado a coordinar mi proyecto conjunto de Girl Scout! Gracias a todos los que me ayudaron con mi proyecto: Yaissy Solis, Shelby Mack, reverendo Roy Terry, Claire Comiskey, Patti Monahan, y otros!
https://wn.com/Ciw_Shelby_Mack_Interview
11/15/10 Action at Giant supermarket for CIW's Fair Food Campaign

11/15/10 Action at Giant supermarket for CIW's Fair Food Campaign

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  • Duration: 0:44
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2010
  • views: 124
videos
The Food Chain Workers Alliance and the Georgetown Solidarity Committee organized a protest outside Giant Supermarket in Columbia Heights in Washington, D.C. on Monday Nov. 15. Ahold, Giant's parent company, has so far refused to sign a Fair Food agreement with the CIW and therefore continues to play an active role in farmworker exploitation. Read more on CIW's website ciw-online.org and check out the great video about CIW's Supermarket Campaign.
https://wn.com/11_15_10_Action_At_Giant_Supermarket_For_Ciw's_Fair_Food_Campaign
CIW National Petition Campaign - Video Petition (Trailer)

CIW National Petition Campaign - Video Petition (Trailer)

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  • Duration: 0:53
  • Updated: 12 Mar 2008
  • views: 650
videos
The CIW is launching a national petition drive to demand that Burger King and other food industry leaders work with the CIW to improve the wages and working conditions of the workers who pick their tomatoes, and join with the CIW in an industry-wide effort to eliminate modern-day slavery and human rights abuses from Florida's fields. The petitions will serve as notice that those who sign are "prepared to stop patronizing Burger King now, and other food industry leaders in the future, should they fail to do so." The campaign comes on the 200th anniversary of the US ban against the importation of slaves, and echoes key strategies of the early abolitionist movement that helped hasten the end of slavery in the 19th century.
https://wn.com/Ciw_National_Petition_Campaign_Video_Petition_(Trailer)
CIW Course Mastery

CIW Course Mastery

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  • Duration: 1:31
  • Updated: 06 Sep 2013
  • views: 36
videos
Course mastery is a new tool based on research in learning and memory, and it delivers an accelerated teaching solution that reduces training time and boosts retention of material in the learner's memory.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Course_Mastery
CIW-COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM

CIW-COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM

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  • Duration: 2:13
  • Updated: 09 Apr 2014
  • views: 3050
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Female inmates at California Institution for Women (CIW) in Corona train to be state board certified cosmetologists. The women develop their creative side while gaining skills that will change their future after prison.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Cosmetology_Program
Internet Business Associate - The CIW Web Foundations Series

Internet Business Associate - The CIW Web Foundations Series

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  • Duration: 3:13
  • Updated: 25 Apr 2016
  • views: 712
videos
The CIW Web Foundations series of certification courses is the most popular vendor-neutral Web education program in the world. Students who have completed all three CIW Web Foundations courses have a unique understanding of how to work effectively in today’s business environment through a unique understanding of internet business, Web design, e-commerce, data networking, databases, and Web security. Certified CIW Web Foundations Associates have validated their understanding of important technologies that affect virtually every business. Once certified, these individuals are ready to pursue specialties in Web design, Web development, e-commerce, JavaScript, Web security, data networking, databases, and more.
https://wn.com/Internet_Business_Associate_The_Ciw_Web_Foundations_Series
CIW Data Analyst

CIW Data Analyst

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  • Duration: 55:28
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2016
  • views: 528
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A webinar highlighting our new CIW Data Analyst course and certification.
https://wn.com/Ciw_Data_Analyst
Burger King/CIW Press Conference

Burger King/CIW Press Conference

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  • Duration: 3:03
  • Updated: 27 May 2008
  • views: 1246
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Burger King announced on Friday (5/23/08) that it had reached an agreement to improve the wages and working conditions of tomato pickers in Florida. **In 2007, members of Sojourners' list serv sent in more than 125,000 letters of protest to Burger King for their inhumane wages for tomato pickers** At a news conference on Capitol Hill, the hamburger chain, based in Miami, said it would pay tomato prices adequate to give workers a wage increase of 1.5 cents a pound. A penny a pound will go into the workers' pockets. The extra half-cent is intended to cover additional payroll taxes and administrative costs for tomato growers. Read more about the deal here: http://www.nytimes.com/2008/05/24/business/24farm.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
https://wn.com/Burger_King_Ciw_Press_Conference
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