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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
imageMonterey Bay Central Labor Council Endorses Brown, Hill and Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council
by Santa Cruz News Network
One of the Monterey Bay area's largest labor organizations, Monterey Bay Central Labor Council AFL-CIO, has endorsed Sandy Brown, Kelsey Hill, and Kayla Kumar for Santa Cruz City Council in the November 2020 election. The Monterey Bay Central Labor Council (MBCLC) is the local body of the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), representing more than 39,000 union members and their families from the Monterey Bay Area....
Posted: Sun Sep 13, 2020 2:55PM
imageLabor Day Unite Here 2 & SEIU 87 Protest Lyft Union Busting & For Healthcare
by Labor Video Project
On Labor Day 2020 September 7, 2020, SEIU Local 87 and Unite Here Local 2 protested union busting by the hotels, Lyft and Giants....
Posted: Mon Sep 7, 2020 11:44PM
imageCovid, Death & Capitalist Crimes In California's Central Valley
by Labor Video Project
The growing pandemic in California's Central Valley including the eight deaths at Foster Farms is the focus of this program. Despite the fact that Governor Newsom and companies like Foster Farms were aware of the threat of the virus they refused protect the workers and their families. Cal-OSHA has less than 200 health and safety inspectors for California's 18 million workers....
Posted: Fri Sep 4, 2020 10:25PM
calendarLabor Day Fightback: Marriott, Lyft, SF Giants
by Marc Norton
MARCH: Assemble at Yerba Buena Park (3:45pm) CAR CARAVAN: Meet at ILWU parking lot, 2nd & King Streets (4:30pm)...
Event Date: Mon Sep 7, 2020 3:45PM
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2020 1:05PM
imageRegarding Postmaster General DeJoy Temporarily Suspending Some Recent Policy Decisions
by In SF Bay Area Protesters Say It's Not Enough, Hit the Streets
Despite limited concessions by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy after a public outcry against mail delaying tactics, community members and postal workers rallied to demand that Congress save the US Postal Service in protests across the US. Of course the San Francisco Bay Area was no exception. On August 19, APWU National President Mark Dimondstein issued a statement saying why concessions made to assuage concerned Americans are not enough....
Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 3:38PM
imageCar Caravan in Fresno Promotes Equity
by Peter Maiden
In Fresno on Monday, August 24 Cars were decorated with signs promoting equity through taxing millionaires and billionaires. They then drove in a caravan through the city....
Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2020 10:56PM
imageSF Postal Workers in "US Mail Not For Sale" Rally
by Leon Kunstenaar
Nationwide protests called by APWU and NACL in response to Trump's attack on the US postal system....
Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:44PM
imageDeJoy Resign! SF Postal Workers/Supporters Of USPO Protest Privatization & Attacks
by Labor Video Project
Postal workers from APWU SF and the Mail Handlers as well as supporters of the US Post office rallied in San Francisco against the shutdown of postal sorting machines and the continued privatization of the public services that also threatens a democratic election. The rally took place on August 25, 2020 as part of a national day of action to protect the post office....
Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:43PM
imageProsecute UBER CEO Dara Khosrawshahi For Failure To Provide Workers Compensation
by Steve Zelzter / Edward Escobar
Uber Must Provide It's Drivers Required Workers Safety Net NOW - Prosecute UBER CEO. Despite the passage of AB5, UBER refuses to follow the law and is appealing it in the courts to stall compliance....
Posted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 8:59AM
imageDon't Throw Us Under The Bus! SMART 1741 SF School Bus Drivers Fight For Healthcare
by Labor Video Project
The San Francisco Unified School District Superintendent Vincent Matthews and the SFUSD school board are taking away healthcare benefits from the SMART 1741 school bus drivers and union members protested on 8/20/20...
Posted: Fri Aug 21, 2020 4:54PM
image"Pay Us Benefits" & "No On Prop 22" Uber Workers Protest at SF Uber World HQ
by Labor Video Project
Uber and Lyft workers and supporters protested at the UBER World Headquarters to demand worker benefits and also to oppose Proposition 22 which would undermine AB5 which forces ridedshare companies to pay workers comp, disability and social security,...
Posted: Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:16PM
imageSMART Local 1741 School Bus Drivers Rally At SF City Hall For Justice
by SMART Local 1741
SMART 1741 School bus drivers will be protesting against their layoffs, cuts in medical benefits and privatization...
Posted: Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:54PM
imageGiants and Warriors Workers Rally at Ballpark
by Marc Norton
Giants and Warriors workers rallied at the Giants ballpark on Friday, August 14. The Giants have lost 13 out of 19 games since the Giants fired their concession workers....
Posted: Mon Aug 17, 2020 9:38AM
image"They're Trying To Boot Us Out" Unite-Here 2 Concession Workers Protest Owner Of Giants
by LaborVideo Project
Hundreds of Giants Unite Here Local 2 concession workers protested the union busting tactics of Giant's billionaire owner Howard Johnson....
Posted: Fri Aug 14, 2020 10:39PM
imageFired UCSC Grad Students Win Their Jobs Back
by Direct Action
The COLA movement shows that when we fight we win! Our wildcat strike has made concrete gains for grad student-workers, including a $2,500 annual housing stipend and 5 years of guaranteed TAships or other funding. Let this win motivate us in our fight for justice in higher education!...
Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:19PM
calendarRally & March to Slash SFPD's Stash by Slash SFPD's Stash
Gather at Civic Center Plaza in front of SF City Hall March to 850 Bryant...
Event Date: Fri Aug 21, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:27PM
calendarGiants and Warriors Workers Fight Back
by Marc Norton
Willie Mays statue, 3rd and King Streets, Giants ballpark (Oracle Park)...
Event Date: Fri Aug 14, 2020 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 9, 2020 10:03PM
imageGiants and Warriors Give their Workers the Boot
by Marc Norton
While loudly proclaiming support for BLACK LIVES MATTER, the Giants and Warriors fired 2,154 largely Black, Latino and Asian concession workers last week....
Posted: Thu Aug 6, 2020 3:43PM