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Laborfest: Taxi Workers and The Streets of San Francisco

Date:
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Event Type:
Teach-In
Organizer/Author:
Laborfest
Location Details:
Redstone Building, 2940 16th St, San Francisco. 16th St BART.

Taxi Workers and The Streets of San Francisco

The deregulation of taxi workers began in San Francisco during the 1970s. It has escalated with the introduction of tech platforms for Uber and Lyft, which have allowed the massive introduction of drivers, pitting workers against workers for the profits of the billionaires who own these platforms. It has also led to massive gridlock and environmental problems while seriously impacting public transit, which now must be subsidized by the public. This forum, sponsored by the San Francisco Taxi Workers Alliance, will examine these issues and what transit workers and the public can do about it.
See also:
https://www.sftwa.org/
http://www.laborfest.net/wp/event/taxi-workers-and-the-street-of-san-francisco/
Added to the calendar on Sun, Jun 17, 2018 7:52PM
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