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Honoring the life of Rubén Castilla Herrera

Anne Evans Anne Evans Honoring the life of Rubén Castilla Herrera

Honoring the Life of Rubén Castilla Herrera: Saturday, April 13 @ 3pm Broad Street United Methodist 501 E. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43205 Funeral service is open to all who want to join us in celebrating Rubén. For those who are able, we will meet on the steps of Statehouse at 1:30pm and march to […]

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Community Remembers Rubén Castilla Herrera, a Radical in Work, Life & Love

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Community Remembers Rubén Castilla Herrera, a Radical in Work, Life & Love

If you’ve never met Rubén Castilla Herrera, you’ve probably at least seen his face or read his name; his life’s work was activism, and he spent the better part of 20 years dedicated to it here in Columbus.  While known widely as a fighter for immigrant rights and the Latinx community, Herrera could be found […]

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Grassroots: Central Ohio Worker Center Fights for Workers’ Rights

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Grassroots: Central Ohio Worker Center Fights for Workers’ Rights

It’s easy to feel invisible as a minimum wage worker, washing dishes as people gather and socialize over brunch, or whacking weeds as the neighborhood joggers pass by. These workers no doubt contribute to the growing success of the city, but their minimum wage status often allows for this success to hover over them, just […]

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