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10/19/16 Yvette Felarca Defense at Berkeley School Board
The 10/19/16 Berkeley School Board meeting is at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKMeIZydHGQ Yvette Felarca speaks at 55 minutes in tears. Felarca is a member of the Executive Board of the Berkeley Federation of Teachers. It is now 4 weeks since she was suspended. The attack on students by the Berkeley School District is described by Yvette. All immigrant students are being pulled out of class and being questioned about their country of origin in "progressive" Berkeley by the Democrats r...
Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:26AM
NALC214 Postal Workers Demand "Bring Back Angela" Stop Workplace Bullying & Intimidation
San Francisco NALC 214 postal carriers protested the workplace bullying and union busting by postal management at Evans St. station. Chief shop steward Angela Bibb-Merritt was terminated for representing her fellow workers and is fighting for her job back....
Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2016 12:04AM
KPFA Solidarity With Amy Goodman & Journalists At Standing Rock Sioux Tribe In N. Dakota
KPFA Staff, Board member Janet Kobren and community supporters rallied for Amy Goodman and journalists in Standing Rock Sioux Nation in North Dakota...
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 2:30PM
Stop Workplace Bullying-Speakout & Rally At SF City Hall For A Healthy Workplace
Workers rallied on Bullyfree Workplace Week at SF City Hall to demand an end to workplace bullying including racist attacks on workers in Northern California. There is an epidemic of workplace bullying in the United States destroying worker lives and harming their families. Government officials in San Francisco, the state and the US government are refusing to defend these workers and whistleblowers and in San Francisco this has cost the city over $40 million....
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 9:21AM
Solidarity with San Quintín Farmworkers at Driscoll’s Distribution Center in Aromas, CA
Farmworkers in San Quintín, México are urging people throughout the world to Boycott Driscoll’s products, including strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, and blueberries....
Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2016 10:03AM
Rally/Action To Support Amy Goodman and other courageous journalists At Standing Rock
In front of KPFA 1929 Martin Luther King Blvd near University Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Tue Oct 18, 2016 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2016 9:52AM
Standing with San Quintin Farmworkers & Boycott Driscoll's 10-15-2016
The Boycott continues! Today we demonstrated in front of Driscoll's in Aromas California....
Posted: Sun Oct 16, 2016 1:15AM
Return Anti-Fascist Teacher Yvette Felarca to Her Classroom! Stop Student Interrogations!
Martin Luther King Jr Middle School, 1781 Rose Street, Berkeley, California...
Event Date: Mon Oct 17, 2016 8:00AM
Posted: Sat Oct 15, 2016 5:13AM
Free Korean Jailed Trade Unionists! Solidarity Rally Held At San Francisco Korean Consulat
As part of an international day of solidarity action for jailed Korean trade unionists and for striking KPTU Truck-SOL workers as well as Korea Railway and subway workers a speak out was held at the Korean consulate in San Francisco....
Posted: Wed Oct 12, 2016 10:35PM
"Imagine A Day Without Censorship" Speakout At Facebook Zuckerberg's SF Mansion
A speak out was held on John Lennon's birthday at the San Francisco mansion of Facebook owner Mark Zuckerberg. He is censoring Facebook with critics of Israel and is colluding with the police and US government to stop live streams from Standing Rock by Native People in North Dakota and also shut off the video stream of Korryn Gaines and then killed her. Facebook is also seeking to privatize the internet....
Posted: Wed Oct 12, 2016 6:58PM
El Boicot de Driscoll's Sigue, Haré una manifestación enfrente de un empaque en Aromas, CA
El 15 de octubre, gente en Aromas, California, Tijuana, México, Chicago, IL, Bellingham, WA and Nueva York, NY manifestarán enfrente de supermercados, abarrotes y empaques para expresar su apoyo por la campaña de Boicot Driscoll's. La manifestación en Aromas ocurrirá en frente del empaque de Driscoll's por 1750 San Juan Road, de la 1 a las 4 de la tarde....
Posted: Tue Oct 11, 2016 1:06PM
Driscoll's Boycott Campaign Continues, Demonstration Planned at Packing House in Aromas, CA
On October 15th, people in Aromas, CA, Tijuana, México, Chicago, IL, Bellingham, WA and New York, NY will hold demonstrations at stores and production plants to express their support of the Boycott Driscoll's campaign. The demonstration in Aromas, CA will take place at Driscoll's cooling and packing plant at 1750 San Juan Road, from 1-4 PM....
Posted: Tue Oct 11, 2016 1:00PM
SEIU1021 Contra Costa Social Workers Fighting Poverty And Services For Workers and Poor
Over 1,000 SEIU 1021 Contra Costa social services workers struck on September 30, 2016 to protest the poverty wages and massive staff shortage. These interviews took place in Richmond....
Posted: Fri Sep 30, 2016 10:22PM
Passionate Challenger Shakes Established Incumbent in West Oakland City Council Race
OAKLAND DISTRICT 3 CITY COUNCIL CHALLENGER NONI SESSION ACHIEVE’S DUAL ENDORSEMENT From Alameda County Labor AFL-CIO and the sole endorsement from SEIU 1021...
Posted: Wed Sep 28, 2016 8:57AM
Developers And Lobbyists Double Down For SF Supervisor Candidate Hillary Ronen
Contributions To City Hall Aide Are Illegal Under This November's Proposition T Ballot Measure, One Lobbyist Even Donated -Twice- The Legal Limit...
Posted: Wed Sep 28, 2016 7:26AM
More than 6,000 CA Public Service Workers Vote to Unite with AFSCME in Landslide Victory
Walnut Creek, Calif. – Six thousand public service workers represented by Public Employees Union (PEU), Local 1 voted Monday to unite with the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)—one of the nation’s largest public service worker unions. Nearly two-thirds voted in favor of the affiliation, which will give public workers across eight Northern California counties a stronger voice to improve the vital services they provide their communities every day....
Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2016 11:36PM
Rally and Protest at Driscoll's Berry Store and Distribution Center
1750 San Juan Rd, Aromas, CA 95004-9027...
Event Date: Sat Oct 15, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2016 10:25PM
Familias Unidas por la Justicia Announce Next Steps after Historic Win
Sacramento, CA – Today, 9/22, Edgar Franks, organizer with Community to Community Development (C2C), the support organization for Familias Unidas por la Justicia (FUJ) reported on historic next steps following the culimination of FUJ’s organizing campaign. The farmworkers at Sakuma Bros. Berry Farm voted in a historic secret ballot election to have Familias Unidas por la Justicia represent them in negotiations for a union contract – the vote represents years of organizing and signals a new er...
Posted: Thu Sep 22, 2016 8:26PM
We Clarify and Reiterate the Driscoll’s Boycott is in Full Force
We will continue our resistance, boycotting Driscoll's for a better life and a better future for farmworkers' families in San Quintín....
Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2016 12:30PM
Aclaramos de Manera Reiterada Que el Boicot a Driscoll’s Sigue Con Más Fuerza
Seguiremos en resistencia del boicot a Driscoll's por una mejor vida y un mejor futuro para las familias jornaleros en San Quintín....
Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2016 12:22PM