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calendar San Francisco Living Wage Coalition Meeting - by Karl Kramer
Redstone Building, 2940 16th St, Room 301 (16th St. betw. Mission and South Van Ness) (#12, 14, 22 buses, or 16th St BART) Map of location: http://tinyurl.com/8wbvhbr
Event Date:Wed Jun 17, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Sat May 23, 2015 3:20AM
image SVMH RNs Retain Critical Charge Nurse Position, Uphold Patient Care in Tentative Contract 120_salinas_valley_nurses.jpg original image ( 600x346) - by via California Nurses Association
Registered nurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital (SVMH) have reached a tentative contract agreement with hospital officials, protecting the vital clinical role of the charge nurse, a key issue in the contract fight that will strengthen quality of care at the hospital, the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United announced today.
Posted: Fri May 22, 2015 6:21PM
text AFSCME 3299 & CLF Call on UC to Support Equal Pay for its Subcontractors - by via AFSCME 3299
San Francisco: As State and Federal lawmakers struggle to address the growing problems of poverty and income inequality, AFSCME 3299 President Kathryn Lybarger, California Labor Federation Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski and others today publicly called upon UC President Janet Napolitano to support SB 376 (Lara)—a measure that would guarantee that the employees of private firms providing contract services to the University are paid commensurate wages as career UC employees performing the sa...
Posted: Thu May 21, 2015 8:00PM
text UCSC Chancellor Blumenthal: Stop the Parking Fee Hikes - by Petition via Teamsters Local 2010
Sign petition: http://petitions.moveon.org/sign/ucsc-chancellor-blumenthal
Posted: Thu May 21, 2015 6:53PM
image May Day Protest 2015 - ILWU Local 10 Initiates Protest Against Police Terror 120_ilwu10_may_day2015_march_marching_guard.jpeg original image ( 600x800) - by Kavilier Films
This is a documentary about the May 1 action on the Oakland docks by ILWU Local 10 and supporters to protest police terror
Posted: Tue May 19, 2015 5:29AM
text Corporate Trade Agenda Attacks Americans’ Right to Know - by via Food & Water Watch
Washington, D.C.—Today, the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled that mandatory country of origin labels (COOL) rules for meat and poultry that went into effect in the United States in 2013 are not compliant with global trade standards. The WTO continued to find that the goal of providing information to consumers was compliant with international trade rules, but it decided narrowly that the implementation of the rules for COOL labels negatively impacted livestock imports from Canada and Mex...
Posted: Mon May 18, 2015 5:13PM
image AFT2121 CCSF Faculty Rally For A Contract 120_aft2121_ccsf_contract_rally5-14-15.jpg original image ( 2048x1536) - by Labor Video Project
AFT 2121 CCSF faculty and supporters rallied at the Ocean campus of San Francisco City College on May 14, 2015.
Posted: Mon May 18, 2015 1:29PM
document CSU Teaching Staff in a "Race To The Bottom: Losing Ground and Losing Faith" race_to_the_bottom_-_losing_ground_and_losing_faith_.pdf_140_.jpg original image ( x) - by California Faculty Association
Both the quantitative and the qualitative data reveal a significant economic precariousness in the lives of many CSU faculty. From these responses (and from the salary data provided in our first paper), it is undeniable that significant numbers of faculty teaching in the CSU today are among California’s “working poor.” Many others are financially hanging on by a thread through a variety of means...
Posted: Mon May 18, 2015 11:40AM
calendar Police Terror from Marikana, South Africa to the US, with Dinga Sikwebu, NUMSA ilwu-numsa_may_2015.pdf_140_.jpg original image ( x) - by
ILWU Local 10 Henry Schmidt Room 400 North Point St. @ Mason San Francisco
Event Date:Thu May 21, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Sun May 17, 2015 9:17PM
image Registered Nurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital Plan Strike 120_salinas_valley_nurses.jpg original image ( 600x346) - by via California Nurses Association
Registered nurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital (SVMH) will hold a one-day strike beginning May 27 to protest management's insistence on pursuing a restructuring plan that would drastically reduce bedside nursing staff and severely undermine the patient advocacy role of nurses in the hospital.
Posted: Sat May 16, 2015 5:07PM
image APWU Postal Workers And Supporters Rally On "I Stand With Postal Workers" Day 5/14/15 120_apwu_sf_contract_protest5-14-15.jpg original image ( 2560x1920) - by Labor Video Project
American Postal Workers Union members and supporters rallied for a contract and against privatization on May 14, 2015 in San Francisco
Posted: Fri May 15, 2015 9:21PM
calendar San Francisco's 15th Annual Diversity Employment Day Career Fair 120_twitter_header.jpg original image ( 1499x499) - by Tracy Blackburn
Saint Mary's Cathedral and Event Center, 1111 Gough Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
Event Date:Thu May 28, 2015 11:00AM
Posted: Wed May 13, 2015 2:35PM
calendar APWU Members Fired Up for National Day of Action, May 14 "Stand With Postal Workers" 120_apwu-nalc_long_beach_joint_postal_picket_1.jpg original image ( 450x670) - by Geoffray Dumaguit; gdumaguit [at] apwusf.org
San Francisco Location: Fox Plaza Address: 1390 Market Street San Francisco Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Contact: Geoffray Dumaguit; gdumaguit [at] apwusf.org
Event Date:Thu May 14, 2015 11:00AM
Posted: Tue May 12, 2015 5:11PM
calendar i Stand with Postal Workers - Defend Our Post Offices @ Fox Plaza Nationwide Protests 120_image.jpg original image ( 1701x855) - by
Location: Fox Plaza Address: 1390 Market Street Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m
Event Date:Thu May 14, 2015 11:00AM
Posted: Tue May 12, 2015 4:44PM
text Long-time UNITE HERE Local 2 President Mike Casey Stepping Down - by Marc Norton
What’s ahead (and behind) for San Francisco’s iconic hotel workers union, and an interview with Casey’s successor, Anand Singh
Posted: Tue May 12, 2015 9:49AM
image Protest the 2015 California Strawberry Festival in Oxnard! 120_protest-2015-california-strawberry-festival.jpg original image ( 802x1038) - by Boycott Driscoll’s
The California Strawberry Festival is one of the largest outdoor annual events in California that celebrates the success of the multi-billion dollar global agricultural industry. However, this success has come at the great economic, social and overall health expense to those who pick the berries. The growers have maintained a blatant disregard for workers’ rights and wellbeing and have also neglected to take a stand as stewards of the environment by stopping the use of harmful industrial ch...
Posted: Mon May 11, 2015 5:54PM
calendar 12th Annual Cesar Chavez Convocation 120_unnamed__1_.jpg original image ( 412x632) - by
UCSC College 9/10 Multipurpose Room
Event Date:Tue May 12, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Mon May 11, 2015 11:36AM
image Philippine President Aquino no longer deserves any support from workers and trade unions 120_2015-apl-nagkaisa-filipino-workers-davao.jpg original image ( 480x480) - by Sentro
THE workers and the trade unions throughout the world mark today the International Labor Day – 125th anniversary globally and 112th celebration here in the Philippines. This historic and revered day has been an enduring and stirring symbol for the working class despite serious setbacks caused by multipronged and systematic neoliberal attacks against the workers, the masses and their organizations, which have seriously threatened to dilute if not totally wipe out the hard-fought sociopolitic...
Posted: Mon May 11, 2015 4:33AM
image Labor Videos From Capetown Mayday & South Africa 120_sa_capetown_mayday_dancing_in_the_street.jpg original image ( 2048x1536) - by Labor Video Project
These are videos from Mayday in Capetown, South Africa, a mass march in Johannesburg against xenophobia and presentations made at a United Front meeting in Ikageng at the Chris Hani Community Hall
Posted: Sun May 10, 2015 2:51PM
audio Anarchy on the Shop Floor: Anarchists in Contemporary Labor Struggles (audio/mpeg 59.3MB) - by FireWorks
Militants talk about organizing happening at various workplaces around the Bay Area and beyond. Recorded at the Bay Area Anarchist Bookfair, 2015.
Posted: Sun May 10, 2015 12:22AM

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