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calendar Watsonville Driscoll's Boycott Action 480_watsonville-brown-berets_5-19-16_1.jpg original image (1080x859) by Watsonville Brown Berets
Safeway (Watsonville, CA) 2010 Freedom Blvd., Watsonville, California 95019
Event Date: Sat Jul 2, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 28, 2016 6:42PM
text Social Inequality in the Descent Society by Oliver Nachtwey and Gerrit Bartels
The elevator effect is not true any more. This changed from the 1990s. People no longer move up together. A society of descent, precariousness and polarization has come out of the society of social ascent. The metaphor of the escalator describes this process. Ascents and descents have a collective and an individual dimension. The gainful life has lost ikts former structure; careers and vocational paths have become intermittent.
Posted: Tue Jun 28, 2016 4:45AM
audio Lyn Archer speaks about New Orleans City proposed shut-down of French Quarter Strip Clubs (audio/mpeg 33.6MB) by WTUL News & Views
In-studio interview with Lyn Archer, New Orleans resident and stripper, on proposed shut-down of more than half of French Quarter Strip Clubs.
Posted: Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:45AM
image Struggle and Hope CD Release and Celebration 480_agustin_lira_1.jpg original image (1585x1433) by Mike Rhodes
The new Struggle and Hope album by Agustin Lira was released at a community celebration at the Alfonso Hernandez Youth Center on Saturday, June 25. The event featured music by Agustin Lira & Patricia Wells, with students of Generaciones Project and special guest Melinda Espinosa. Photo below is Agustin Lira performing at the CD release celebration.
Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:43PM
calendar Partisan Defense Committee Fundraising BBQ pdcbbq2016.pdf_140_.jpg original image (x) by Partisan Defense Committee
Crolls Garden Picnic Area, Crab Cove Regional Park 1252 McKay Ave., Alameda (2nd BBQ area from Visitors Center) Public transport: AC Transit 51A (from East Bay) or O (from SF) bus lines to Webster and Santa Clara, walk to park. Parking is $5/day in park. Additional parking at Crown Beach (8th St. & Otis Dr.) See website for more information and map at: www.ebparks.org/parks/vc/crab_cove#map
Event Date: Sun Jul 24, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Sat Jun 25, 2016 1:35PM
image SF Labor Council Demands An End To Deportations And Legalization of Undocumented Workers 480_sflc_immigration_press_conf6-24-16_1.jpg original image (4032x3024) by Labor Video Project
The San Francisco held a press conference at City Hall to protest the US Supreme Court decision and to demand a halt to further deportations and the legalization of all immigrant workers in the United States.
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 5:54PM
calendar The Hand That Feeds 480_the_hand_that_feeds_1.jpg original image (812x1200) by Joan
Berkeley City College Auditorium 2050 Center Street, Berkeley, California
Event Date: Wed Jul 6, 2016 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 6:16PM
image Mexico CNTE Section9 Sec Gen Francisco Bravo In Chicago STOP PRIVATIZATION & UNION BUSTING 480_mexico_cnte_1.jpg original image (3692x2673) by Labor Video Project
Mexico CNTE Section 9 Sec Gen Francisco Brava spoke in Chicago on April 1, 2016 during a strike rally by the Chicago Teachers Union CTU. His union and members is under massive repression, government terror and being forced into privatization and standardized testing by the Mexican capitalist government supported by the Obama administration and Hillary Clinton who supports the president of Mexico
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 1:45PM
image Mexico Teachers' Murders Protested In SF "Massacre Made In USA" mexico_teachers_march_with_fist.jpeg by Labor Video Project
Teachers and other community activists and unionists protested at the San Francisco Mexican consulate the massacre of teachers and community activists in Oaxaca. They called for an end to US weapons being sent to Mexico and also put responsibility for the massacre on the US multi-nationals and capitalist politicians from the Democrats and Republicans to privatize education through NAFTA and the Mérida Initiative which has militarized Mexico.
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 9:01PM
image Mexico Teachers' Murders Protested In SF (Comment On: Mexico Teachers' Murders Protested In SF "Massacre Made In USA") by HT
I just posted in the other thread in support. I would like to join an event this weekend in the bay area. Please publish events on Indybay.
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 5:04PM
image Tentative Pact Averts Watsonville Hospital RN Strike 480_california_nurses_association.jpg original image (600x349) by via National Nurses United
A two-day strike involving some 300 registered nurses at Watsonville Community Hospital that was scheduled to begin this morning is off as nurses and hospital representatives reached a tentative agreement late Tuesday night.
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 11:31AM
calendar Laborfest: Closing Party - Open Mic by Laborfest
ILWU Local 34 Hall, 801 Second St., San Francisco. Next to baseball stadium. Walk the one mile from Market on Second or on the Embarcadero to 801 Second Street or take public transportation as follows: T or N train from Embarcadero Station to Second and King Station; 30 or 45 bus from Market and Fifth Streets (Powell Station) to end of line at Townsend between Fourth and Third, then walk one block to Second Street; 47 bus which starts at North Point at Fisherman’s Wharf, travels on Van ...
Event Date: Sun Jul 31, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 7:12AM
calendar Laborfest: Walk: SF Architecture by Laborfest
Meet at ILWU Sculpture at Mission and Steuart, San Francisco. Embarcadero BART/Muni Metro Station.
Event Date: Sun Jul 31, 2016 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 7:10AM
calendar Laborfest: Films: Goodwin’s Way, They Live by Laborfest
ILWU Local 34 Hall, 801 Second St., San Francisco. Next to baseball stadium. Walk the one mile from Market on Second or on the Embarcadero to 801 Second Street or take public transportation as follows: T or N train from Embarcadero Station to Second and King Station; 30 or 45 bus from Market and Fifth Streets (Powell Station) to end of line at Townsend between Fourth and Third, then walk one block to Second Street; 47 bus which starts at North Point at Fisherman’s Wharf, travels on Van ...
Event Date: Sat Jul 30, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 7:06AM
calendar Laborfest: Walk: 1946 Oakland General Strike by Laborfest
Meet at the fountain in Latham Square, in the intersection where Telegraph and Broadway converge across from the Rotunda Building (Oakland City Center/12th St. BART).
Event Date: Sat Jul 30, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:56AM
calendar Laborfest: Defend Public Education-Conference by Laborfest
Richmond High School - 1250 23rd St. Richmond, CA (Room TBA)
Event Date: Sat Jul 30, 2016 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:50AM
calendar Laborfest: Labor & Foreign Policy by Laborfest
Green Arcade Bookstore - 1680 Market St. at Gough, San Francisco. Van Ness Metro, Civic Center BART & Muni Metro Stations
Event Date: Fri Jul 29, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:44AM
calendar Laborfest: Film: Operation Bootstrap by Laborfest
San Jose Peace & Justice Center - 48 S. 7th St., San Jose
Event Date: Fri Jul 29, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:37AM
calendar Laborfest: Triangle Fire & OSHA Inspections Today by Laborfest
SF North Beach Library - 850 Columbus Ave., San Francisco. Buses: 30 and nearby 8, 41, 45
Event Date: Thu Jul 28, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:31AM
calendar Laborfest: Walk: Italian North Beach to WW2 by Laborfest
Meet in front of the Ferry Building - Embarcadero & Market St., San Francisco. Embarcadero BART/Muni Metro Station.
Event Date: Thu Jul 28, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:27AM