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| image = Redandblackcafebanner.jpg
 
| address = 400 [[SE 12th Avenue]]
 
| address = 400 [[SE 12th Avenue]]
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| neighborhood = [[Buckman]]
 
| type of food = [[vegan]]
 
| type of food = [[vegan]]
| wifi = yes
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| hours = Open Daily 9am-11pm
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| wifi = Yes
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| wifi password = none
 
| wifi password = none
| website = http://redandblackcafe.com/
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| website = [http://RedAndBlackCafe.com RedAndBlackCafe.com]
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| phone = (503) 231-3899
 
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'''Red and Black Cafe''' is a worker-owned, vegan restaurant in close in SE.
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'''Red and Black Cafe''' is a [[Worker-Owned Cooperatives|worker-owned]], vegan restaurant located in the [[Buckman]] neighborhood (close in SE Portland) at [[SE 12th Avenue]] & [[SE Oak Street]]. The cafe's worker-owners are unionized with the [[IWW Portland GMB|Portland branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)]] and the cafe is a closed shop, meaning all of its workers are union members. The cafe also belongs to the United States Federation of Worker Cooperatives. The cafe is a hub of radical activity in the Portland area, hosting many social justice oriented activists, speakers, and musical acts. Every Wednesday at the cafe is "Worker Wednesday" and customers can receive a discount by showing their union membership card. Red and Black Cafe made international news when a worker asked a Portland police officer to leave the business.<ref>[http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2010/06/red_black_cafe_shows_portland.html Red & Black cafe shows Portland officer the door, won't sell him coffee again]</ref>
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[[Category:Cafes]]
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[[Category:Self organizing]]
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[[Category:Restaurants]]
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[[Category:Buckman neighborhood]]
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[[Category:Vegan]]
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[[Category:Worker cooperatives]]
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[[Category:Worker Owned]]

Latest revision as of 12:57, 3 December 2013

Red and Black Cafe
Redandblackcafebanner.jpg
address 400 SE 12th Avenue
neighborhood Buckman
food type vegan
hours Open Daily 9am-11pm
wireless internet? Yes
website RedAndBlackCafe.com
phone (503) 231-3899


Red and Black Cafe is a worker-owned, vegan restaurant located in the Buckman neighborhood (close in SE Portland) at SE 12th Avenue & SE Oak Street. The cafe's worker-owners are unionized with the Portland branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and the cafe is a closed shop, meaning all of its workers are union members. The cafe also belongs to the United States Federation of Worker Cooperatives. The cafe is a hub of radical activity in the Portland area, hosting many social justice oriented activists, speakers, and musical acts. Every Wednesday at the cafe is "Worker Wednesday" and customers can receive a discount by showing their union membership card. Red and Black Cafe made international news when a worker asked a Portland police officer to leave the business.[1]

References

  1. Red & Black cafe shows Portland officer the door, won't sell him coffee again


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