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imageInternational Union of Operating Engineers Local 39 Strike at Macy's
by On the Picket Line
Striking IUOE Local 39 stationary engineers at the Macy's main store in San Francisco's Union Square....
Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2020 5:45AM
imageSFLC ED Rudy Gonzalez Supports SF POA Contract with City of SF
by repost
San Francisco Labor Council Executive Director Rudy Gonzalez supported the San Francisco Police Officer Association SFPOA contract arguing that it was up to the Mayor and DPH. He then attacked people opposing the contract for pressuring the left Board of Supervisors to reject the contract. How does the SF Labor Council propose to achieve that if not through contract concessions in exchange for pay hikes?...
Posted: Wed Nov 11, 2020 9:39PM
imageLarge "Count the Votes" and Labor Rally in San Francisco
by Leon Kunstenaar
Multi sided rally and march on day of Biden victory November 7, 2020....
Posted: Sun Nov 8, 2020 11:31AM
imageThe Fight Continues! SF Bay Labor Rallies At Bridges Plaza/ Support Macy's IUOE39 Strike
by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of trade unionists and community activists rallied at Harry Bridges Plaza on November 7, 2020 and marched to Macy's at SF Union Square to support striking IUOE Local 39 engineers....
Posted: Sat Nov 7, 2020 11:37PM
imageSit-in on SF Market Street by March For Democracy
by Leon Kunstenaar
Rally at Mission High School steps, followed by a march to San Francisco City Hall...
Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:58AM
calendarDefend & Speak Out for New Orleans Striking Sanitation Workers
Peoples Ready/Labor Ready 2648 International Blvd, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:15PM
imageJail Uber/Lyft CEO's: Workers & Unions In Rally in SF at Uber World HQ
by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of workers and trade unionists rallied at the world HQ of UBER in San Francisco to oppose their $200 million ballot initiative to undercut AB5. UBER, Lyft and other gig workers spoke out about their conditions....
Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2020 7:58PM
textIn CA, Latino farming communities hardest by COVID-19 and environmental injustice by Ramona du Houx
The California Latino community has been disproportionately infected by the coronavirus. Latinos make up 39 percent of the population in the state, but account for 56 percent of COVID-19 infections and 46 percent of deaths. That’s three times the rate as Whites. State officials say, many employers have not reliably provided protective equipment to workers or implemented social distancing or mask wearing rules. This is systemic racism. Too often, they live in neighborhoods that are located ne...
Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2020 6:23PM
imageHealthcare Workers Endorse Brown, Hill and Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council
by Santa Cruz News Network
The National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW) has endorsed Sandy Brown, Kelsey Hill, and Kayla Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council in the November 2020 election. Additionally, NUHW has endorsed John Leopold for Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors, District 1....
Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2020 5:22PM
imageStriking AHS SEIU 1021 & CNA Workers Hear Alameda Supervisors Promise To Fire AHS Bosses
by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of striking SEIU 1021 & CNA AHS workers rallied at the Alameda County Building to protest the union busting tactics of this group that runs the Alameda public health system. Two County supervisors promised to remove them from running the public healthcare system...
Posted: Thu Oct 8, 2020 5:40PM
imageSEIU1021 AHS Highland Hospital Workers Strike for PPE/To Stop Contracting Out & Privatization
by Labor Video Project
Over 3500 workers from SEIU 1021 and CNA struck the Alameda Heath System on October 7, 2020. This agency set up by the Alameda Board Of Supervisors has been attacking health and safety conditions in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, contracting out and union busting. Workers discussed the destruction of the healthcare system and demanded that this company be removed from management of public health in Alameda County....
Posted: Wed Oct 7, 2020 4:01PM
imagePoor People's Caravan Targets Senators Feinstein and Harris
by Leon Kunstenaar
Political action as applied morality...
Posted: Mon Oct 5, 2020 8:50PM
imageAbolish the UCPD! Get Cops Off Our Campuses! UCSF Workers/Community Speak Out At UCSF
by Labor Video Project
A protest was held at the UCSF Mission Bay campus to demand the abolishment of the police at UCSF and San Francisco General Hospital. Students, UC workers including doctors, and community people participated....
Posted: Thu Oct 1, 2020 10:56PM
imageSan Leandro Hospital CNA Nurses Fight Covid, For PPE & Conditions For Nurses & Patients
by Labor Video Project
San Leandro Hospital nurse and chief CNA rep talks about the conditions at the hospital and the effect of Covid-19 on the workers and patients. She also discusses the role of the Alameda Board of Supervisors in supporting the union busting operations of Alameda Health Services which was set up by the Board to run the public health system....
Posted: Thu Oct 1, 2020 11:01AM
imageStop Murders At Foster Farms Factory! Workers/Community Demand "Lives Over Profit"
by Labor Video Project
A rally was held at the Foster Farms chicken factory plant in Livingston plant in Livingston to protest the murders of 9 workers and the contamination of hundreds of workers, their families and members of the community. Speakers demanded the criminal prosecution of Foster Farms CEO and executives....
Posted: Fri Sep 25, 2020 4:29PM
imageSEIU Local 521 Endorses Brown, Hill and Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council
by Santa Cruz News Network
SEIU Local 521 has endorsed Sandy Brown, Kelsey Hill, and Kayla Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council in the November 2020 election. SEIU 521, the local chapter of the Service Employees International Union, represents 40,000 county, city, and non-profit workers in 17 counties, grouped into five regions, across central California....
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:05PM
image"Stop Rigging The Election" SEIU1021 Oakland Workers Demand Union Democracy
by Labor Video Project
SEIU 1021 Oakland members protested at the SEIU Oak Street office on September 23, 2020 to demand a end to the rigging of the election of SEIU 1021 officials. They are allowing a non-city worker on the salary of the union to run for chapter office....
Posted: Wed Sep 23, 2020 6:31PM
imageZionism, Labor, Privatization, AMED & Public Education With SFSU Professor Rabab Abdulhadi
by Labor Video Project
SFSU Professor and AMED Director Dr. Rabab Abdulhadi talks about the latest attack on her and her program AMED by the Zionists and the SFUSD President and executives. She discusses the terror tactics of Zioinists and Nazis and how the University officials have not only refused to protect her and the program but have been accomplices to these attacks....
Posted: Tue Sep 22, 2020 3:49PM
calendarStop The Murders! Justice For Foster Farms Workers, Their Families & The Community
by Central Valley vs Covid Coalition
Dollar General Store 323 N. Main St. Livingston, California...
Event Date: Thu Sep 24, 2020 9:00AM
Posted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:45AM
imageIUOE39 Members Fight In Middle Of A Pandemic! SF Strike Rally For Striking Macy Workers
by Labor Video Project
Macy's is trying to weaken and force major concessions on IUOE Local 39 engineers. While giving their executives million dollar bonus they want to take away healthcare and force concessions on wages....
Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:41AM