Labor & Workers
Labor & Workers
imageNUHW members strike Janus of Santa Cruz
by National Union of Healthcare Workers
NUHW members at Janus of Santa Cruz held their first-ever strike on Thursday, September 26, after management imposed a first contract that did not remedy poverty wages that has forced many workers to find new jobs....
Posted: Sun Oct 6, 2019 11:07AM
imageTech Crunch Bubble Bust In San Francisco
by Labor Video Project
At the Tech Crunch Disrupt 2019 conference, a protest took place against tech being used to exploit and destroy workers. Also, the failed IPO of WeWork will have other casualties....
Posted: Fri Oct 4, 2019 11:16PM
imageBiden Benefit Picketed by AFSCME3299 At Senator Feinstein & UC Regent Blum's House
by Labor Video Project
UC AFSCME 3299 workers protested a benefit for Joe Biden at the mansion of UC Regent Richard Blum and Senator Diane Feinstein. The tickets cost $1 thousand plus....
Posted: Fri Oct 4, 2019 12:30AM
imageUAW GM Strikers Solidarity Action & Songs In San Leandro
by Labor Video Project
Supporters of striking UAW GM workers rallied and sang out at a GM dealership in San Leandro. Many drivers showed support....
Posted: Sun Sep 29, 2019 3:07PM
imageILWU Local 10 West Oakland Community Meeting Speak Out On Fisher A's Stadium Scheme
by Labor Video Project
At a community labor meeting in West Oakland Speakers and community and labor people spoke out against A's billionaire owner John Fisher's scheme to build a new stadium on port property and with a hotel and 4,000 $1 million condos. Also Democratic politicians Nancy Skinner and Ron Bonta have pushed state legislation to help the billionaire Fisher to raise taxes to pay for his development project...
Posted: Wed Sep 25, 2019 10:53AM
calendarSTRIKE at Janus of Santa Cruz
by National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW)
200 7th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062...
Event Date: Thu Sep 26, 2019 6:00AM
Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2019 1:30PM
imageOakland Port Privatization, Labor, Gentrification & Racism: Report By ILWU Local 10 Derric
by Labor Video Project
A meeting in West Oakland sponsored by the West Oakland Longshore Workers on the privatization of the Howard Terminal in the Port of Oakland and the resulting gentrification and racism....
Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2019 6:51AM
imageWho Is Michael Horowitz, The OSC, Inspector Generals, Whistleblowers & Cover-ups
by Labor Video Project
OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program investigator and lawyer Darrell Whitman looks at who the Department of Defense Inspector General Michael Horowitz is and how he has obstruction the investigation and defense of many Federal whistleblowers complaints of retaliation....
Posted: Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:37AM
imageBay Area Nurses to Hold Rally Protesting Deportation of Extremely Ill Patient
by California Nurses Association
Maria Isabel Bueso and her mother Karla Bueso will be in attendance...
Posted: Thu Sep 5, 2019 2:33PM
imageGlobal Day Of Solidarity Protest At Rockwell Automation SJ With Tecate Workers
by Labor Video Project
Trade unionists and workers rallied in San Jose to protest the union busting and repression by Milwaukee based Rockwell Automation. This company fired workers at the Tecate plant that joined a union to protect their health and safety conditions and advance their rights on the job....
Posted: Wed Sep 4, 2019 11:59PM
imageKaiser Bosses STOP Destroying Our Healthcare & Outsourcing Our Jobs!
by Labor Video Project
Thousands of Kaiser workers and supporters of healthcare rallied on 2019 Labor Day to protest Kaiser executives demands that impose a two tier contract, outsourcing of jobs and a substandard pension system....
Posted: Tue Sep 3, 2019 2:49AM
imageSF SMART1741 School Bus Drivers Protest Attacks On Bus Safety & ZUM Outsourcing
by Labor Video Project
San Francisco SFUSD school bus drivers and students are threatened by contracting out. Workers spoke out at the 8/13/19 SFUSD board meeting...
Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:42PM
imageWe Want A Union & AB5! UBER & Lyft Drivers Rally At SF UBER World HQ
by Labor Video Project
UBER and Lyft workers rallied in San Francisco at the world headquarters of UBER to support AB5 and also to support the formation of a union of drivers....
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:31PM
imageClose The Camps! Free The Children! SF Healthcare Workers Protest ICE
by Labor Video Project
Healthcare workers rallied at San Francisco ICE on August 25, 2019 to demand the closure of the camps and freeing of the children....
Posted: Sun Aug 25, 2019 8:45PM
imageSEIU 1021, IFPTE 21 Members, Patients & Families Protest Evictions Of Disabled Residents
by Labor Video Project
Dozens of SF SEIU 1021 & IFPTE 21 members, family members and patients protested the closure beds at SF General Hospital ARF facility. Long term patients are being evicted with no place to go....
Posted: Thu Aug 22, 2019 11:03PM
textIndybay Pushes Back Against “Diamond Slavery” DMCA Takedown by Indybay
DMCA memory hole threatens to swallow article published on Indybay in 2003 about working conditions in Romanian diamond factory....
Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:47PM
imageWalmart Tech Workers In San Bruno Rally & Protest Gun Violence & Massacre
by Labor Video Project
Dozens of Walmart tech workers walked out to protest the continued sale of guns by WalMart and the massacre in El Paso at the WalMart by a white nationalist racist....
Posted: Wed Aug 7, 2019 8:57PM
imageRNs of National Nurses United Say Racism, Xenophobia Combined With Lax Gun Control Laws At Root of Mass Shooting Epidemic
by National Nurses United
August 04, 2019 - The 150,000 registered nurses of National Nurses United (NNU) are sickened and angered as we bear witness to the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas; Dayton, Ohio; and Gilroy, Calif. Horrifically, these three mass shootings have claimed the lives of at least 32 people, and left dozens of others injured. NNU represent nurses in all three locations....
Posted: Mon Aug 5, 2019 12:57PM
imagePress Freedom, Whistleblowers & The Case Of Assange, Manning & Carmody
by Labor Video Project
On July 20, 2019 a forum was held on Press Freedom, Whistleblowers & the Case of Assange, Manning and Carmody. The panelists discussed these cases and the fight to defend journalists and whistleblowers including the fight in the labor movement....
Posted: Sun Aug 4, 2019 12:35PM
imageNNU Statement on Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting: ‘Gun Violence is a Significant Public Health Issue’
by National Nurses United
July 29, 2019 - National Nurses United today joined with millions of others in calling for meaningful action in response to yesterday’s shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in Gilroy, California, as well as similar shootings across the United States this year alone....
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:18PM