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Where's Jane Kim? SEIU Members Want Support For SFLC Resolution Against Racism/Retaliation
by Labor Video Project
Friday Jun 1st, 2018 8:06 PM
SEIU 1021 DPH workers spoke out at San Francisco mayoral candidate Jane Kim's campaign office about why she has refused to speak out against systemic racism, workplace bullying and retaliation against SEIU 1021 Potrero Hill Health Center worker Cheryl Thornton. Kim is refusing to take a stand on the SFLC resolution passed unanimously the the San Francisco Labor Council
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SEIU 1021 members went to the Jane Kim campaign headquarters in San Francisco on June 1, 2018 to call on the mayoral candidate to support the San Francisco Labor Council resolution calling for a campaign against systemic racist discrimination and the return of SEIU 1021 member Cheryl Thornton who had been illegally removed from the Potrero Hill Health Center after she became a whistleblower.

SEIU 1021 members have protested at the Department of Public Health, at San Francisco General Hospital and at the Potrero Hill Health Center. Under the privatization pushed by the City and DPH Director Barbara Garcia and the growing control of SFGH by Zuckerberg take-over.
Jane Kim has also received over $218,000 from SEIU 1021 and the political director of SEIU 1021 Alysabeth Alexander has also been hired in a management position by CCSF.

SEIU General Hospital Chapter chair Brenda Barros and SEIU 1021 steward Cheryl Thornton discuss the systemic workplace bullying and retaliation by the DPH.

More media:

STOP The Racist Attacks & Privatization In City & County Of San Francisco
https://youtu.be/F-kmrjrxvF4
Stop Racist Discrimination And Workplace Bullying At SF DPH! SEIU 1021 Members & SF Residents Rally & Speakout
https://youtu.be/iNs4zHn96rI
SFGH "Zuckerberg" SEIU 1021 Workers & Community Protest DPH Privatization, Racism & Union Busting
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpxZcETKB6o
SFGH "Zuckerberg" SEIU 1021 Workers & Community Protest DPH Privatization, Racism & Union Busting
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpxZcETKB6o
SEIU 1021 SF General Hospital workers and community
https://youtu.be/iNs4zHn96rI
SFLC Resolution Against Systemic Racism and Demand For Return of Cheryl Thornton To Job
http://sflaborcouncil.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/05-14-18ResSptSEIU-1021-Member-Cheryl-Thornton..pdf
http://www.upwa.info

Production of Labor Video Project
http://www.laborvideo.org

SFLC Resolution To Oppose Retaliation Against SEIU 1021 Member Cheryl Thornton And Opposition To Workplace Bullying and Racist Discrimination In The City and County Of San Francisco

Whereas, there has been a pattern of discrimination and racism against SEIU 1021 Potrero Hill Health Center Worker Cheryl Thornton and,

Whereas, there has been a pattern of retaliation against whistleblowers and African American workers who work for the city and county of San Francisco and,

Whereas, the right of all workers to have a safe and health environment is critical to all public workers and the public whom they serve and,

Whereas, there is a national epidemic of workplace bullying that harms all working people and,

Whereas, there needs to be an education campaign and political campaign to defend all worker’s rights and stop the bullying on the job and,

Whereas, the City and County of San Francisco has spent tens of millions of dollars to workers who have been bullied by management, illegally discriminated and bullied by management,

Therefore be it resolved the San Francisco Labor Council opposes the discrimination against SEIU 1021 member Cheryl Thornton and calls on DPH Director Barbara Garcia to return her to her job at the Potrero Hill Health Center and,

This council calls on all candidates for Mayor and members of the Board of Supervisors to support the return of Cheryl Thornton to this job and to investigate the systemic racism and workplace bullying in the city and county of San Francisco and,

Finally this council urges all affiliates to support a defense rally and education campaign to defend African American and all workers in the City and County of San Francisco.
§Jane Kim's Core Values Don't Include Fighting Racist Discrimination?
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 1st, 2018 8:06 PM
Mayoral candidate Jane Kim who is supported by SEIU 1021 with over $218,000 is refusing to publicly speak out against the systemic racism, workplace bullying, terminations and privatization at the Department of Public Health and other city departments.
She has also refused to personally meet with the workers who have been racially harassed and bullied by the management.
§San Francisco Labor Council Resolution Calling On Rehiring of Cheryl
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 1st, 2018 8:06 PM
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The San Francisco Labor Council unanimously passed a resolution demanding an end to the systemic racism, workplace bullying and the illegal retaliation against SEIU 1021 Potrero Hill Health Center worker Cheryl Thornton. No supervisor has endorsed and spoke out on the resolution and Jane Kim who is supported by SEIU 1021 is refusing as well to support the statement or even public mention it.
§San Francisco SEIU 1021 Union Officials Attended Press Conference
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 1st, 2018 8:06 PM
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SEIU 1021 Union Officials attended the press conference in front of Jane Kim's office and said that the union was organizing a fight against the systemic racism at the Department of Public Health run by Director Barbara Garcia.
§SF DPH Director Barbara Garcia Promised To Meet With Workers
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 1st, 2018 8:06 PM
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San Francisco Department of Public Health Director Barbara Garcia promised to meet with workers who have faced systemic racist attacks but has refused to meet with any of the workers.
§Jane Kim With Pal Antonio Villairagosa
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 1st, 2018 8:06 PM
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Jane Kim who supports privatization through charter schools brought Antonio Villairagosa another privatizer to San Francisco in 2016
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Not getting the pointGailSandersSaturday Jun 2nd, 2018 10:27 AM
Correction On Alysabeth AlexanderLabor Video ProjectSaturday Jun 2nd, 2018 9:31 AM