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image Free Hugo & Free Rodrigo: IUPAT & Unionists Rally & Protest ICE In SF 480_painters_hugo_rally_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
IUAPT Painters and other unionists and supporters of immigrant rights rallied on June 20, 2017 at the SF ICE building to demand the release of Hugo Meijia Murguila who is a member of IUPAT and Rodrigo Nunez of UBC Local 713...
Posted: Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:51PM
text Placerville Food Coop Workers Need Your Help! by Resist Workplace Bullies
The Placerville Food Coop nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada off Hwy 50 in Placerville Ca. use to be a relaxed mellow place to work. A small community food coop that employed maybe 25 people tops. Placerville has a long history of being a highly conservative area but that is changing quickly and the coop was a place where more liberal minded people could come to connect while enjoying a good organic healthy meal - a hub for the more left minded people in the area to connect and fee...
Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 3:05PM
image "Binding Right with Might: The Great UK Bookbinding Strike of 1786" Talk by Dominic Riley 480_uk_bindery_workers_strike_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Master bookbinder Dominic Riley talks about the 1786 strike of UK bookbinders for a shorter workweek and also the role of anti-labor laws like the "combination law"...
Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:39AM
calendar Free Our Brothers: Painters Local 83 & UBC 713 Protest ICE Arrests & Want Their Release 480_dominguez_family_1.jpg by Free Hugo & Rodrigo Committee
ICE SF Immigration Court ~ 630 Samsome St, SF...
Event Date: Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Jun 15, 2017 1:49PM
image LaborFest 2017 FilmWorks United Schedule 480_ludlow_child_miners.jpg by LaborFest
This is the schedule of LaborFest FilmWorks United 2017...
Posted: Sat Jun 10, 2017 9:10AM
image "US Uniting Against Warf" Jeremy Corbyn on 10/20/07 at SF ILWU Local 10 480_ilwu_mayday2008-1_1.jpg by Transport Workers Solidarity Committee
On 10/20/07 a Labor Conference Against The War was held at ILWU Local 10 and Jeremy Corbyn who was against the war and a UK MP spoke to the conference along with former UK RMT president Bob Crow. Also Jeremy Corbyn returned to ILWU Local 10 on December 27, 2016....
Posted: Fri Jun 9, 2017 11:02AM
text RETHINK Leadership in All our Designs, Endeavors and POLICY by dogwood
For too many decades our union and other leaders have not done enough to educate themselves and the union members or the general public about the general problems and structures of capitalism, and other modes of design. Now we are very far "down the pike". Solutions abound, if we allow for real problem solving methods without preconceptions. Will the earth be virtually destroyed before the so called, union leaders get real....
Posted: Thu Jun 8, 2017 6:06PM
image Bay Area Air Quality Under Threat & the Fired Whistleblowers at BAAQMD 480_oil_refinery_pollution_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Health and safety advocates spoke at a meeting in San Francisco to discuss the role of the Bay Area Air Quality Control District managers. They reported on the failure of the agency to protect the community and public from dangerous toxins in the air. They also supported the whistleblowers at the District who have been fired for protesting the destruction of documents by the executives. The California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has refused to launch an investigation of these criminal ac...
Posted: Mon Jun 5, 2017 8:12PM
image ILWU Local 10 Members Face Hanging Nooses At Port Of Oakland And Tesla Injuries Escalate 480_ilwu_noose_at_port_of_oakland_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek radio examines the growing incidents of hanging nooses and racist graffiti at SSA at the Port Of Oakland. The show also examines the serious injuries that are taking place at the Fremont Tesla auto plant. WorkSafe issued a report on the escalating injuries and health and safety problems....
Posted: Thu Jun 1, 2017 9:36PM
image KQED: It’s time to Respect your workers 480_cwa_nabet51_kqed_sticker5-23-17_1.jpg by CWA NABET 51
KQED Management and CEO James Boland is attacking the workers who are members of CWA NABET 51....
Posted: Wed May 24, 2017 8:35AM
image SF Solidarity For Turkey Teachers Nuriye Gülmen & Semih Özakça On Hunger Strike in Ankara 480_turkey_nuriye_g__lmen_and_semih___zak__a___1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A solidarity rally was held in San Francisco on May 21, 2017 for two teachers Nuriye Gülmen & Semih Özakça who have been on hunger strike for 10 weeks. On the next day the government police arrested both of them....
Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 3:04PM
image SF HERE Hotel Workers Shut It Down In 1980 "Union Town” 480_unite-here2_zim_s_picket_line_1979_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Two films from the organizing of the HERE Local 2 between 1997 when the rank and file organized a strike at the Zim's Restaurant chain and the 1980 hotel workers strike. These two struggles the rank and file had tremendous power in the local and it was put under a trusteeship by the International to shutdown the strike....
Posted: Sun May 21, 2017 9:02PM
image CWA AT&T Workers Strike Mobility In SF: $21 K an Hour For CEO $16 An Hour For Workers 480_cwa_at_t_mobility_strike_with_child_bullhorn5-19-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
21,000 AT&T CWA workers strike on May 19, 2017 for a contract that would protect their living standards and against outsourcing and degradation of jobs. Mobility workers make $16.00 an hour while the CEO Randall L. Stephenson make $21,000 an hour or more than $28 million a year....
Posted: Fri May 19, 2017 5:10PM
image Arrest UC Pres. Napolitano! UC Workers/Students Protest Corruption, Privatization & Fees 480_uc_regents_executives_out_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Dozens of UC students and workers from throughout the California protested at the UC Regents meeting on May 17, 2017 over the corruption scandal and cover-up of $175 million by UC President Janet Napolitano and UC executives. Workers are demanding her resignation and also a stop to union busting, outsourcing and privatization...
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 6:46PM
calendar Commemorate revolutionary resistance and Judi Bari Day 480_judi_fist_oakland_3mar95__x_1.jpg by Earth First!
E. 33rd and Park Blvd, in front of Oakland High School, Oakland...
Event Date: Wed May 24, 2017 11:30AM
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 1:08PM
image UC UAW 2865 Calls For Resignation of UC Pres Janet Napolitano "we support ...resignation" 480_napolitano_janet_clinton_30565642382_1.jpg by UAW 2865
UAW 2865 UC which represents graduate students at all UC campuses is calling for the resignation of UC Pres Janet Napolitano for hiding a slush fund...
Posted: Tue May 16, 2017 4:36PM
image Korea Pres. Moon Jae-in: Free The Jailed Korean Unionists Now! Rally At SF Korean Consulate 480_korea_consulate_free_jailed_trade_unionists_mcwilliams_heyman__scott_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Trade unionists and supporters of the Korean independent trade unions rallied and spoke out at the San Francisco Korean consulate to call on the new president Moon Jae-in to free the jailed trade unionists....
Posted: Sat May 13, 2017 5:41PM
image UESF Teachers/Staff Demand Living Wages at SFUSD Board-Housing Costs Driving Teachers Out 480_uesf_defend_pub_ed5-9-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of UESF teacher and staff rallied on May 9, 2017 at the SFUSD to demand living wages, an 18% wage increase over 3 years and proper staffing....
Posted: Tue May 9, 2017 8:52PM
image Wells Fargo Teller/Whistleblower Guitron On Crimes, Bullying, Racism & OSHA Cover-up 480_guitron_yesenia_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Yesenia Guitron was a Wells Fargo bank teller in St. Helena and blew the whistle on fake accounts being set up and also racist targeting of immigrants and Latinos. She was bullied and terminated and OSHA management covered it up....
Posted: Sat May 6, 2017 3:49PM
image May Day 17 In SF And Brazil General Strike Shuts Country 480_mayday17_injury_to_one_is_injury_to_all_1.jpg by WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio looks at the May Day protest in San Francisco and also hears from a metal trade unionist Herbert Claros da Silva in Brazil about the successful mass general strike on April 28, 2017 against the Temer government and it's privatization, deregulation and attacks on the working class and youth....
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 10:17AM