Category: Taco Bell Boycott: Highlights from the final year

UW Madison Students promote Taco Bell Boycott

Boycott the Bell! UW Students Promote Boycott of Taco Bell - Union Labor News, June 2001 Susan Vilbrandt, Managing Editor, Union Labor News The publication of the South Central Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO Carrying signs saying "End sweatshops in the fields" and "Let Freedom Ring--Boycott the Bell," UW students picketed Taco Bell's State Street location to begin spreading >> Read More

Gift Ideas

What to give your family and friends this holiday season and help spread the word about the CIW in the process? Well, on the book list this year, we have two excellent new book from the Politics/Current Events section, each of which dedicates an entire chapter to the work of the CIW. "Globalize Liberation" (edited quite ably by an old >> Read More

40+ Actions in the Taco Bell Boycott!

Boycott the Bell! OVER 40 ACTIONS HAVE TAKEN PLACE TO DATE IN THE TACO BELL BOYCOTT!!! ACTIONS TO DATE IN THE TACO BELL BOYCOTT!! Early Jan. Tallahassee, FL During the March for Farmworker Justice from Quincy to the governor's mansion in Tallahassee, the 200 marchers stopped for a protest in front of a Taco Bell. Feb. 3-4 UF -- Gainesville, >> Read More

“Students support Taco Bell Boycott” – Daily Planet

Boycott the Bell! "Students support Taco Bell Boycott" By Judith Scherr, Daily Planet Staff Wednesday May 23, 2001 Link: (If the story doesn't come up, go to and search the archives for an article titled: "Students support Taco Bell Boycott")   "Boycott Taco Bell, shut it down/(cause)Berkeley is a union town," Sara Smith called from her bullhorn, as >> Read More

CIW Delegation visits California

CIW DELEGATION VISITS CALIFORNIA From student groups (including United Students Against Sweatshops, MEChA, and more) to community organizations, labor unions, religious organizations, and even some celebrity super heroes (you can't go to LA without bumping into a star or two), response to the Taco Bell Boycott was overwhelmingly positive. Already, plans are underway to organize a coordinated campaign both in >> Read More