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J20 Inauguration Day WALK OUT at UCSC
9:00-10:30 AM -- People's Inauguration starting at Kresge College 11:00 AM -- RALLY and MARCH Downtown from Quarry Plaza...
Event Date: Fri Jan 20, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Jan 18, 2017 5:24PM
SFPOA Covering Up Take-Over Funding Of SFERS And Calls For Transparency From Malia Cohen
The San Francisco Police Officers Association is running a secretly funded campaign to seize control of the $20 billion San Francisco active and retired pension plan. They want 25% of the pensions invested in secret hedge funds and are keeping their campaign contributions secret. They contributions to the SFPOA's pension grab likely include hedge fund operators who could make millions for the vulture speculators. Even SF Supervisor Malia Cohen is calling for more transparency legislation to r...
Posted: Sun Jan 15, 2017 9:12PM
Equal Justice, Corruption & Contra Costa DA Mark Peterson with Attorney Pamela Price
Pamela Price, a civil and human rights attorney in the East Bay is interviewed about the cover-ups by Contra Costa County District Attorney Mark Peterson. She also discusses the illegal use of political contributions for personal use by District Attorney. A coalition is calling for a trial "The Public v. Mark Peterson on January 18, 2017 at 12 noon at the DA's office 900 Ward St. Martinez, CA...
Posted: Sat Jan 14, 2017 11:18PM
Teamsters Local 2010 Initiates Mass Walkout and Strikes at University of California
Disruptions, Closures and Delays at UC Campuses...
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 6:44PM
IBT2010 UCSF Teamster Workers Strike For Living Wages And Against Unfair Bargaining
Hundreds of IBT 2010 UCSF clerical and administration employees went out on an unfair labor strike on January 10, 2017. Workers talked about their fight for a living wage and the attack on their pensions....
Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2017 7:44PM
NUHW Pres. Rosselli On Union Democracy, ACA &Trump And Kay Walker On SFERS Hedge Fund Scam
WorkWeek on 1/3/17 looks at the issue of union democracy with NUHW president Sal Rosselli and what this means in the fight against Trump and protecting healthcare and immigrant rights. Next WorkWeek looks at the pension grab by the SF Police Officers Association SFPOA, Bob Muscat of IFPTE Local 21 and the Municipal Executives Association MEA who have united to turn over 25% of SFERS pensions to hedge funds. We also look at the role of former mayor Gavin Newsom and present mayor Ed Lee to give...
Posted: Wed Jan 4, 2017 9:10AM
The election for a seat on the SFERS' Board of Directors is crucially important.
The majority of San Francisco city workers are subsidizing the spectacular benefits for Retired policy officers like SFERS Board member and retired SFFD. The election for a seat on the SFERS' Board of Directors is crucially important....
Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2016 11:25PM
"Truth & Fiction" SFERS Board Member Herb Meiberger Exposes IFPTE 21 Muscat Hit Video
IFPTE Local 21 Executive Director Bob Muscat has put out a hit video slandering SF Employee Retirement System Board Member Herb Meiberber. Muscat is in a cabal with the SF Police Officers Association SFPOA, the city bosses union Management Employees Association MEA and the hedge fund operators to turn the pension fund over to speculators and hedge fund operators who will milk the public worker pension funds for massive profits....
Posted: Sun Dec 18, 2016 10:35PM
Human Rights Advocates to Rally in Sacramento for Farm Workers
California Department of Housing & Community Development 2020 W El Camino Ave, Sacramento, California 95833...
Event Date: Fri Dec 9, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 6, 2016 1:48PM
Nurses: Tragic Fire Highlights Need for Real Action in Oakland on Affordable Housing Crisis
The horrid loss of life in the Oakland warehouse fire Saturday night should be a call for first grieving followed by action on the broader problem plaguing Oakland and similar Bay Area communities – inadequate affordable housing, said the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United today....
Posted: Mon Dec 5, 2016 5:30PM
SF Solidarity With Korean General Workers Strike Against President Park Geun-hye
Supporters of the Korean general strike against the President Park Geun-hye government spoke out at the San Francisco Korean consulate on November 30, 2016. Also muscian Vic Sadot wrote about the strike and the struggles facing the Korean workers and people....
Posted: Thu Dec 1, 2016 9:50AM
Low Paid Workers March, Rally And Demand $15 And A Union At SFO
Hundreds of workers marched and rallied at San Francisco International Airport for $15 an noun and a union....
Posted: Wed Nov 30, 2016 8:30PM
Help Open Uhuru Jiko Community Kitchen in Oakland, CA #GivingTuesday
The African People’s Education and Defense Fund Joins #GivingTuesday to Raise Funds to Open Uhuru Jiko Community Kitchen in Oakland, CA...
Posted: Mon Nov 28, 2016 9:21AM
1/20/17 SF General Strike Call
In the SF Examiner, 11/27/16, Peter Gallotta and Gabriel Haaland of the Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club called for a general strike on 1/20/17 in San Francisco when the latest Hitler to be selected as president is crowned, Donald Trump, after losing the popular vote but winning the concession to slaveholders, the Electoral College vote....
Posted: Sun Nov 27, 2016 12:06PM
JPN American Community Rallies In SF Against Racism & Xenophobia and Attacks on Minorities
Hundreds of Japanese Americans, Japanese and supporters of human rights attended a rally at the San Francisco Peace Plaza in Japan Town to call for unification against racism, xenophobia and attacks on immigrants, LBGT and minorities....
Posted: Thu Nov 24, 2016 3:05PM
China Rock Miner Poet Chen Nianxi 陳年喜 In San Francisco
Chen Nianxi 陳年喜 a rock miner poet came to San Francisco on November 18th and 19th, 2016. His poetry is part of the first anthology of modern Chinese working class poets called Iron Moon: The Poetry of Chinese Migrant Workers....
Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 4:51PM
Boycott Driscoll's Day of Action in Santa Cruz Ca. 11-19-16
Today, on rainy Saturday, we Demonstrated and handed out flyers at Santa Cruz Whole Foods on Soquel Ave.and Santa Cruz Safeway on Morrissey ave. The Union of Independent, National and Democratic Farmworkers (SINDJA) calls for all independent and autonomous boycott committees to unite for a global day of action on November 19th: (And we did!)...
Posted: Sat Nov 19, 2016 11:13PM
Santa Cruz Residents Begin Organizing for a General Strike on Inauguration Day
Community members in Santa Cruz have called for a general strike on January 20, 2017, Inauguration Day, and have begun organizing events leading up to the date. On November 21, there will be a general strike planning meeting held at UC Santa Cruz, and on November 22 there will be a march to the Santa Cruz City Council to demand council members commit to a real sanctuary city status for the Santa Cruz. Organizers of the general strike are asking community members not to work or attend school o...
Posted: Sat Nov 19, 2016 5:36PM
"Reinstate NALC Steward Angela" Protest At SF Against Workplace Bullying/Union Busting
Supporters of NALC 214 chief steward Angela Bibb-Merritt rallied and spoke out at the SF federal building on November 16, 2016 against her suspension and the massive workplace bullying and union busting going on at the post office. Many stewards have been harassed and bullied by management....
Posted: Fri Nov 18, 2016 2:30PM
50th Anniversary of Kwanzaa at the California State Capitol
Today, our “California Grown” Pan African holiday challenges us to place a higher value on ancient African cultures while utilizing modern scientific methodology toward expanding the practice of our ancient/future, showcasing an understanding of the "first fruits of the harvest."...
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 5:15PM