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imageWorkWeek Bessemer Amazon Lessons, Hanging Noose At USF, Labor & Brazil Pandemic & Zinn
by WorkWeek
WorkWeek reports on the lessons of the Bessemer Amazon union election, the hanging noose at USF and the pandemic in Brazil and labor. Last WorkWeek hears a past presentation by labor historian Howard Zinn on the hidden history of the US working class....
Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2021 12:08PM
calendarMay Day 2021 (San José)
by San José May Day Coalition
Roosevelt Park 901 East Santa Clara Street San José, CA 95116...
Event Date: Sat May 1, 2021 2:30PM
Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 9:55PM
calendarSF Bay Area May Day Parade & Rally for Workers’ Rights & Racial Justice
SF Embarcadero & Market St....
Event Date: Sat May 1, 2021 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:34AM
calendarDon't Forget the Unemployed!
by Northern California Unemployed Committee
901 E Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95116...
Event Date: Sat Apr 24, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 13, 2021 1:28PM
imageVigil for Slain Pushcart Vendor in Fresno
by Peter Maiden
A vigil for slain street vendor, Lorenzo Perez, drew 250 to a park in Southeast Fresno. In the photo are friends and family of Perez at the vigil....
Posted: Wed Mar 31, 2021 2:11PM
imageBlowing The Whistle At Cal-OSHA! Newsom, Murder On The Job & Cal-OSHA's Destruction
by Labor Video Project
Charles Rachlis, a Cal-OSHA inspector blew the whistle on the massive failure of the agency which is supposed to protect the health and safety of workers in California. Governor Newsom ordered a hiring freeze in the middle of the pandemic and the agency has less than 200 inspectors for the 18 million workers of California. Rachlis spoke at a labor community rally on February 15, 2021....
Posted: Mon Mar 29, 2021 12:01PM
imageJanitors Walk Off the Job in SF for COVID Protections and More
by Solidarity Forever
After months of contract negotiations broke down, over 700 janitors represented by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) walked off the job on March 24th. This was the start of three-day strike for improved COVID protections and other working conditions....
Posted: Sun Mar 28, 2021 1:51AM
imageSeven Hundred SEIU 87Janitors In SF Strike For PPE & A Contract: 26 Have Died From Covid
by Labor Video Project
Seven hundred SEIU 87 janitors have gone on strike for a contract. The contractors have failed to provide proper amount of PPE and 26 janitors have died from Covid....
Posted: Wed Mar 24, 2021 9:49PM
imageWe Have Your Back! Amazon Bessemer Oakland Supporters Rally & Caravan
by Labor Video Project
As part of an international day of Solidarity, a car caravan and rally was held in Oakland of supporters of the Bessemer Alabama Amazon workers....
Posted: Sun Mar 21, 2021 10:15PM
imageOakland Caravan, Traffic Jam, and Rally to Support Amazon Union Drive
by Leon Kunstenaar
Continuing Actions in Support of Alabama Amazon Workers' Union Drive...
Posted: Sun Mar 21, 2021 12:35AM
imageProtest at Amazon's New SF Warehouse Site
by Leon Kunstenaar
International Day of Protests in Support of Alabama Amazon Workers' Union Drive...
Posted: Sat Mar 20, 2021 10:19PM
image"My Working Conditions Are My Student's Living Conditions" SF UESF Teachers Caravan/Rally
by Labor Video Project
SF UESF teachers and supporters caravanned and rallied against the imposition of schedules that they say will harm the education of their students. They also charge the district has ignored their issues and those of the students....
Posted: Sun Mar 14, 2021 10:12PM
imageGreenfield City Council calls for posting of pesticide warnings
by Safe Ag Safe Schools
The Greenfield City Council on March 9th urged the Monterey County Agricultural Commissioner to post in advance online notices of future pesticide applications. In a unanimous 4-0 vote, the councilmembers passed a resolution “that the City of Greenfield is in support of the posting of Notices of Intent online by the Monterey County Agricultural Commissioner in advance of [restricted pesticide] applications."...
Posted: Thu Mar 11, 2021 10:46AM
imageWorkWeek On Coup & Coups and SF Treasure Island Criminal Cover-up
by WorkWeek
WorkWeek covers the criminal cover-up of the development of San Francisco Treasure Island by San Francisco top Democratic Party officials and also the US attempted coup at the Capitol and US organized coups throughout the world....
Posted: Thu Mar 11, 2021 9:29AM
imageAlameda Labor Council (AFL-CIO) Call To Action for Mumia's Health Emergency
by ALC statement reposted by The Jamal Journal
The Jamal Journal is excited to release an important new statement of support issued by the Alameda Labor Council (AFL-CIO), which was sent out as an email action alert to their members, asking them to make phone calls in support of Mumia during this health emergency. The statement is featured first, and then the full text of the action alert sent to Alameda Labor Council members. (Photo shows dermatitis on Mumia's leg, that is now all over his body.)...
Posted: Tue Mar 9, 2021 2:38PM
calendarTell Morgan Lewis: Union Busting is Disgusting!
by Judy Greenspan
Law offices of Morgan Lewis, 1 Market Street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Mar 8, 2021 9:57AM
imageVictory To The Bessemer Alabama Amazon Workers! Stop Bezos Union Busting! SF Rally
by Labor Video Project
A rally was held at the Noe Valley Amazon owned Whole Foods store to support the 6,000 Bessemer Alabama Amazon workers who are voting on whether to unionize. Amazon's Jeff Bezos is spending millions to coerce the workers to vote against unionization....
Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2021 10:05PM
calendarSan Francisco Speakout & Digitial Rally: $15 Fair Wage & COVID Relief Now! w/ PPC
by Poor People's Campaign and union partners
SF: sidewalk outside office of Sen. Dianne Feinstein @ 1 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94104 Masks & Social Distancing Required at All Times Online:
Event Date: Mon Feb 22, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:40AM
calendarRichmond Car Caravan: Solidarity With Alabama Amazon Workers Unionizing
Gather at Walmart at Richmond Hilltop Mall Parking Lot, 1400 Hilltop Mall Rd, Richmond, CA 94806 MASKS and SAFE-DISTANCING...
Event Date: Sat Feb 20, 2021 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2021 1:40PM
image1,000 Cal/OSHA Inspectors NOW! Workers Over Profits Rally At Oakland OSHA Office
by United Front Committee For A Labor Party
Trade unionists and workers rallied at the Oakland State Building to demand that OSHA hire 1,000 OSHA safety inspectors to enforce health and safety regulations in California work places.There are less than 200 inspectors for 18 million workers....
Posted: Tue Feb 16, 2021 5:51PM