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SF Labor TV On Labor Imperialism, Corporate Unionism&SEIU Convention In
Date Friday July 11
Time 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location Details
http://accessf.org/guide/watch/
Event Type Other
Organizer/AuthorLabor Video Project
7/11/2008 SF Labor TV On Labor Imperialism, Corporate Unionism And The SEIU Convention In
by Labor Video Project
Tuesday Jul 8th, 2008 10:55 AM
In the midst of the US presidential election and the visit to Puerto Rico by Democrats Clinton and Obama, the SEIU had it's national convention. Over 20,000 Puerto Ricans marched on June 1, 2008 for independence and against the interference in Puerto Rican politics by US politicians. At the same time, the Puerto Rican Teachers Union FMPR is fighting a raid by SEIU Chair of Healthcare Dennis Hickey Rivera and a pro-privatization supervisor's local that the SEIU has chartered to raid the FMPR this summer. This video will also look at issues of corporatization of the SEIU.


Labor On The Job
Friday July 11, 2008 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM PST
San Francisco Comcast Channel 29
Streamed on the web at
http://accessf.org/guide/watch/
Channel 1
Labor On The Job
Friday May 23, 2008 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM

In the midst of the US presidential election and the visit to Puerto Rico by Democrats Clinton and Obama, the SEIU had it's national convention. Over 20,000 Puerto Ricans marched on June 1, 2008 for independence and against the interference in Puerto Rican politics by US politicians. At the same time, the Puerto Rican Teachers Union FMPR is fighting a raid by SEIU Chair of Healthcare Dennis Hickey Rivera and a pro-privatization supervisor's local that the SEIU has chartered to raid the FMPR this summer. This documentary also looks at some of the issues of democracy and corporatization that were being fought out on the SEIU convention floor by the delegates for rank and file control.
For further information on this story and an edited video from this program go to
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0sFjqmld5I



"Labor On The Job" is programmed the very 2nd and 4th Friday at 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM of the month on San Francisco Cable Channel 29. "Labor On The Job" is also the longest running labor cable show in the United States since 1983. It is produced and programmed by the Labor Video Project in San Francisco. Labor On The Job is also programmed on Philadelphia Drexel
TV 54 every Wednesday 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM and St. Louis cable systems on on cable ch. 22 in the "City" of St. Louis Fridays at 9:00 PM The Labor Video Project also produces labor documentaries and is part of the Union Producers and Programmers Network (UPPNET) http://www.uppnet.org
You can watch Labor Video Productions on Google Video by searching Labor Video Project & http://www.youtube and searching Labor Video Project

Labor Video Project
P.O.Box 720027
San Francisco,CA 94172
Phone (415)282-1908
lvpsf [at] labornet.org
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