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Bay Area Workers Rally And Speak Out On May Day 2018-Stop Union Busting And Racist Attacks
by Labor Video Project
Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
ILWU Local 10 longshore workers shutdown the port of Oakland on May 1, 2018 and marched with other workers and community members to Oscar Grant Plaza. Trade unionists talk about why they are rallying on May Day 2018. Also a May Day rally was held at SF City Hall to protest privatization of neighborhood health centers and racist discrimination policies at the DPH and PD. Speakers also talked about the contamination of Hunters Point Shipyard and the poisoning of workers, children and all members of the community.
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Workers and trade unionists rallied and spoke out in Oakland and San Francisco on May Day 2018. They protested the war on workers including at Tesla auto plant in Fremont, California where 700 workers were fired to prevent unionization and the increasing police murders and repression. They also discussed the privatization of public services including in the health department of San Francisco at the Potrero Neighborhood Health Center and racist hiring practices. Also a contingent of Tesla workers from the UAW talked about the illegal firings by Elon Musk and Tesla bosses.
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§Oakland Mujeres Union Marches
by Labor Video Project Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
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Oakland Mujeres Union joined the May Day march in Oakland.
§On May Day: Demand To Stop Racism in DPH and CCSF
by Labor Video Project Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
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At San Francisco city hall on May Day 2018 workers protested racist discrimination against African American and other workers in the City and County of SF and the Department of Public Health
§ILWU Local 10 Banner On Truck
by Labor Video Project Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
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The ILWU Local 10 banner on the truck.
§Solidarity For All
by Labor Video Project Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
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At the Oakland rallies there was a united struggle to defend all working people and oppressed.
§IBEW 595 Rank And File March
by Labor Video Project Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
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A rank and file banner from IBEW 595 in Oakland May Day march.
§May Day Dancers In Oakland
by Labor Video Project Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
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Dancers joined the May Day march and rally in Oakland on May 1, 2018
§SF May Day Rally Speaker Against Racism At CCSF PD
by Labor Video Project Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
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A speaker discussed the racist discrimination at CCSF PD>
§Stop Union Busting and Charters
by Labor Video Project Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 1:02 PM
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The privatizers and characterizers are trying to destroy public education. A charter school is being pushed at the Malcom X school which would destroy the school