1 Article by: Ryan Coffel

Ryan Coffel is a café worker at Colectivo Coffee in Chicago.

Colectivo Coffee Workers Are Organizing a Union

Baristas and other workers at multiple Colectivo Coffee locations in Wisconsin and Illinois are organizing a union. We spoke to a Colectivo worker about the working conditions under COVID-19 that spurred them to organize, allegations of union-busting, and the need for workers everywhere to “get over the fear that [unionizing] can’t be done.”