image Fed Gov Shutdown & SF Hunters Point Treasure Island Whistleblowers Face Cover-up/Corruption 480_hunters_point_tetra_tech_whistleblowers_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio covers the government shutdown and threats to our public services and health and safety in the air transportation system. Next it looks at the growing scandal and cover-up of the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard and Treasure Island cleanup. Over $1 billion has been spent to supposedly remediate the sites but there continue to be dangerous radioactive contamination and Tetra Tech and Test American fired OSHA and health and safety whistleblowers. The program looks at the failure...
Posted: Wed Jan 2, 2019 2:56PM
text Progressive slates are formed for the upcoming ADEM election by Steven Mazliach
Make sure to vote in the upcoming ADEM elections in the Democratic party to elect progressive representatives to the statewide body....
Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 3:41PM
image Victory To The Yellow Jackets! US Workers In SF Support Workers Fight Against Macron 480_french_solidarity_with_our_brothers_and_sisters_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Trade unionists and workers rallied in support of the French "Yellow Jackets" against the Macron government and the attacks on working people in France and around the world. Speakers discussed as well the privatization, union busting and homelessness in San Francisco and the bay area which is the capitol of tech with many billionaires....
Posted: Sun Dec 23, 2018 6:32PM
text More Benches Coming To 16th/Mission BART Plaza? by San Francisco Food Not Bombs
Will BART install additional benches at the 16th/Mission BART Plaza? Yes, according to BART Director Bevan Dufty, quoted by Mission Local....
Posted: Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:51AM
calendar Boycott Manny’s and its “Woke-Washing” of the Mission (Every Wednesday) 480_boycott-mannys-flyerii_1.jpg by lpp
3092 16th St (at Valencia) San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:46PM
image Petition: Keep the Redstone Labor Temple a Community Center! 480_save-the-redstone-labor-temple_1.jpg by Redstone Labor Temple Association
The Redstone Labor Temple is being targeted by the same forces of speculative capital that threaten to displace poor and working class people from all of San Francisco....
Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:05PM
image Racism, Outsourcing & Retaliation At SF Civil Service With HR Director Micki Callahan 480_img_7037_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
At a San Francisco City Civil Service Commission meeting, city workers challenged the systemic discrimination, workplace bullying and outsourcing by CCSF Human Resources Director Micki Callahan and her managers. They are also spending hundreds of millions of dollars to outsource and privatize city jobs and targeting in particular the jobs of African American and Latino workers....
Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:05AM
image Defend Regular Jobs: SF Rally For Port of Setúbal Dockworkers In Portugal 480_portugal_consulate_sf_protest_for_dockers12-13-18_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Workers and trade unionists went to the Portuguese consulate in San Francisco to protest the union busting and deregulation at the Port of Setúbal. The shipping companies with the support of police and the government have eliminated seniority and are making the dockworkers part time tempoary workers....
Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2018 10:54PM
image Green New Deal protest 480_850_1481_1.jpg by Leon Kunstenaar
Green New Deal Demanded at Pelosi's SF office....
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:14PM
image Uber Lyft We Made You! Drivers Rally & Speak Out In San Francisco Against The Rip-offs 480_img_6828_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Dozens of UBER and Lyft San Francisco drivers protested the rip-off by these companies of the workers who drive. They reported that UBER and Lyft are using surge pricing only to increase their profits and not for the drivers who do the work. They also said that the tech gig economy is destroying their health and lives as the companies owners make billions through IPO's...
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2018 8:31AM
image Justice For Kaiser Patients & NUHW Workers! Stop The Suicides From Profiteering & Cost Shifting 480_img_6645_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
NUHW Kaiser mental healthcare workers in California launched a five-day strike on December 10, 2018, over care for patients and NHWA workers conditions. They rallied and marched at SF Kaiser....
Posted: Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:20AM
calendar Pressure Nancy Pelosi to Create a Green New Deal by Melanie
Civic Center San Francisco California 94102...
Event Date: Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:30AM
Posted: Sat Dec 8, 2018 8:51AM
image San Francisco Is A Union Town! ILWU 6 VCA Workers Rally For A Contract 480_ilwu6_vca_rally_signs12-5-18_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
San Francisco ILWU Local 6 VCA workers held a rally to force the company to accept a union contract. They discussed the problem of surviving in San Francisco because of their low wages. They are also demanding proper medical equipment and staffing....
Posted: Thu Dec 6, 2018 8:42PM
image Rally in San Francisco Responds to U.S. Border Agency's Teargassing Immigrants 480_wesleychangsfnov30group_1.jpg by photos by Wesley Chang text: R.R.
The San Francisco chapter of Indivisible called for a rally on December 1 to support the goals of Families Belong Together and respond to the actions taken by U.S. Border Agents when they fired tear gas and rubber bullets at a group of immigrants crossing into San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico on November 25. Photos by Wesley Chang. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Sun Dec 2, 2018 8:08AM
calendar Rally & March in Support of Striking Marriott Workers 480_unite_here2_marriott_march_banner10-21-18_1.jpg by Unite Here Local 2
Local 2 Justice Plaza (Market St/Yerba Buena Lane) near 4th and Market St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Dec 1, 2018 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:47AM
image CA PUC Protested Over PG&E Mass Destruction & Murders And Collusion "You Are A Murderer” 480_puc_grabbing_banner_by_police_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Protests took place at the California Public Utility Commission at the complete failure to regulate PG&E along with other utilities. Speakers demanded the prosecution of PG&E executives and the take over of the utilities to make them under the control of the public....
Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:18PM
image "We Are Getting Stronger" SF Unite Here Marriott Marquis Workers Joined By Teachers 480_img_5920_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
On the 56th day of the Unite Here Local 2 Marriott strike on November 28, 2018 , Marriott Marquis workers talk about the lessons that they have learned in the strike. This is the first strike that these workers have been involved in. They say they have become strengthened as a result of the strike and are united to win a good contract. They were joined by teachers from Northern California who also discuss the privatization and attack on public education....
Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:48PM
image Micki Callahan Has To Go! SF SEIU1021 Rank & File Leaders/Members Speak Out Against Racism 480_fullsizeoutput_2ee7_1.jpeg by Labor Video Project
San Francisco SEIU 1021 African American workers and other SF public workers spoke out about the systemic racism, workplace bullying and privatization and outsourcing before a SF Board Of Supervisors Audit meeting on systemic racism in the City and County of SF. They also called for the removal of SF Department of Human Resources Director Micki Callahan....
Posted: Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:39AM
image Blacks are fighting back against privatization & systemic racist attacks on SF City Workers 480_img_5867_1.jpg by Steve Zeltzer
SF African American city workers have forced the second hearing by the City and County of SF to expose the systemic racism and to demand that managers and executives including HR Director Micki Callahan be held accountable for their support for racist practices and systemic discrimination....
Posted: Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:53PM
calendar Tell CPUC: No PG&E Bailout! by Democratic Socialists of America: SF
505 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102-3214...
Event Date: Thu Nov 29, 2018 9:00AM
Posted: Sun Nov 25, 2018 1:10AM