Behind the Braids Truth Tour comes to DC!


As the Wendy’s Boycott swells with growing support, the CIW is ready to to go “Behind the Braids” and take the truth behind Wendy’s façade of social responsibility on the road this fall!

In a series of six regional tours, CIW farmworkers will join hundreds upon hundreds of consumer allies for powerful actions, film screenings, presentations, workshops, and interviews in nearly two dozen cities nationwide and grow commitment to the Wendy’s Boycott.

The CIW will be coming to town for October 26th-30th to Boycott Wendy’s!!

Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Screening of Food Chains
7:00 PM at the Mt. Pleasant Public Library (3160 16th St. NW)

Thursday, Oct. 27 – Student/Farmworker Alliance Teach-In
6:00 PM at GW University (District House B205, 2121 H St. NW)
Contact: &

Friday, Oct. 28 – DC Fair Food Community Fundraiser & Concert
6:00 PM at Haydee’s Restaurant (3102 Mt. Pleasant St. NW)

Sunday, Oct. 30 – March on Wendy’s
2 PM at Lafayette Square (1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW)
Contact: and

For more information on the tour, check out the official Behind the Braids website! And, make sure you have have signed the #BoycottWendys petition!



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