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KQED Union Busting And Systemic Racism at SFDH And CCSF
by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
Thursday May 31st, 2018 10:00 AM
KPFA WorkWeek Radio looks at the union busting efforts by KQED management to get union members to quit the union so they can cross a picket line. WorkWeek Radio also hears about the systemic racism in the San Francisco Department of Public Health and all city departments and the fight back.
WW5-29-18 KQED Union Busting Against NABET 51 and CCSF Systemic Racism

WorkWeek radio looks at the effort by the management of San Francisco public television station KQED to bust the union. The management has sent emails to all CWA NABET 51 members urging them to resign from the union so they can cross the picket lines if there is a strike. They are also seeking to outsource the work done by union members to non-union workers undermining their work.

Next WorkWeek looks at the growing anger against racism against African American workers and other workers by the managers of City departments including the Department of Public Health DPH.

WorkWeek interviews SEIU 1021 Potrero Hill Health Center worker Cheryl Thornton who was retaliated against and improperly removed from her job. We also interview Brenda Barros who is the chapter president of SEIU 1021 San Francisco General Hospital. They also discuss the effort to privatize jobs at at SFCC and drive out African American workers.

They also discuss the resolution by the San Francisco Labor Council opposing the systemic racism and calling on all mayoral candidates and San Francisco Supervisors to return Cheryl Thornton to her job.

Additional media:

SF Labor Council Resolution On CCSF Racism and Removal of Cheryl Thornton

STOP The Racist Attacks & Privatization In City & County Of San Francisco

City Workers Protest Racism

Workplace Bullying At SF DPH! SEIU 1021 Members & SF Residents Rally & Speakout

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§KQED Union Busting
by KPFA WorkWeek Radio Thursday May 31st, 2018 10:00 AM
KQED CWA NABET 51 worker are facing a union busting attack by the KQED management who want workers to resign from the union so that they can cross a picket line.
§SFGH Stop Workplace Bullying
by KPFA WorkWeek Radio Thursday May 31st, 2018 10:00 AM
Workers at SFGH protested the workplace bullying as the hospital is being privatized by the executives and city. They have changed the name to Zuckerberg Hospital and have UCSF managers are now harassing and bullying SEIU 1021 members.
§Stop Privatization At SFGH
by KPFA WorkWeek Radio Thursday May 31st, 2018 10:00 AM
SEIU 1021 SFGH rank and file workers are demanding an end to privatization.

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