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imageRally on Wheels
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by christina Beach
Rally on Wheels: A Mobile Protest to Ban Evictions and Cancel Rent...
Posted: Tue Dec 1, 2020 8:50PM
calendarTeachers on Strike Are Still Teaching: Union Power & the Fight for Democracy
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by Haymarket Books
Online event...
Event Date: Fri Dec 4, 2020 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 1, 2020 8:56AM
image74th Anniversary Of The Oakland General Strike & Lessons For Today With Gifford Hartman
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by Labor Video Project
This is the 74th anniversary of the Oakland general strike which started on December 1, 1946. Labor historian Gifford Hartman talks about the strike and it's relevance in the United States for today....
Posted: Mon Nov 30, 2020 9:28AM
imagePossible Trump Coup & Vermont AFL-CIO Call For General Strike with Vermont Fed Pres
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by Labor Video Project
The Vermont AFL-CIO has voted to possibly calling a general strike to stop any coup by Trump...
Posted: Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:27PM
textThe New Deal and Self-destructive Donald Trump by Michael Ferschke and Charlie Post
After the stock market crash of 1929, capitalism was hit by its worst depression to date. The U.S. economy was similarly hard hit as the German economy. From 1929 to 1932 industrial production halved and in a chain reaction over 5000 banks went bankrupt. Farmers' incomes shrank by 70 percent, unemployment rose to 25 percent, and there were no welfare state measures to cushion the misery....
Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:00AM
textThe US economy needs Joe Biden by Edmund Phelps
The economic and socio-political record of US President Donald Trump is devastating. Wages stagnated even before the Corona crisis. Instead, the national debt increased because he lowered taxes for the rich - without any economic benefit. Joe Biden knows the reasons for the misery and knows what to do....
Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2020 8:13AM
imageInternational Union of Operating Engineers Local 39 Strike at Macy's
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by On the Picket Line
Striking IUOE Local 39 stationary engineers at the Macy's main store in San Francisco's Union Square....
Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2020 5:45AM
image"Fed Up" The SF POA Contract, Mayor Breed, Unions, The SFLC & Cops with John Crew
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by Labor Video Project
Retired attorney John Crew who was ACLU Director of Police Practices talks about the effort by the Mayor of San Francisco London Breed with the leadership of the San Francisco Labor Council leadership to push through a City contract with the San Francisco Police Officers Association SF POA. He discusses the history of the SF POA including his arrest by a past president and the secret negotiations Mayor Breed and DHR Carol Eise has done with SF POA that that they are now trying to release...
Posted: Mon Nov 16, 2020 9:15PM
calendarDefend The Post Office-APWU National Day Of Action Celebrate postal workers - Defend by APWU
Fox Plaza 1390 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Tue Nov 17, 2020 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Nov 15, 2020 8:34PM
imageSFLC ED Rudy Gonzalez Supports SF POA Contract with City of SF
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by repost
San Francisco Labor Council Executive Director Rudy Gonzalez supported the San Francisco Police Officer Association SFPOA contract arguing that it was up to the Mayor and DPH. He then attacked people opposing the contract for pressuring the left Board of Supervisors to reject the contract. How does the SF Labor Council propose to achieve that if not through contract concessions in exchange for pay hikes?...
Posted: Wed Nov 11, 2020 9:39PM
imageLarge "Count the Votes" and Labor Rally in San Francisco
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Multi sided rally and march on day of Biden victory November 7, 2020....
Posted: Sun Nov 8, 2020 11:31AM
imageThe Fight Continues! SF Bay Labor Rallies At Bridges Plaza/ Support Macy's IUOE39 Strike
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by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of trade unionists and community activists rallied at Harry Bridges Plaza on November 7, 2020 and marched to Macy's at SF Union Square to support striking IUOE Local 39 engineers....
Posted: Sat Nov 7, 2020 11:37PM
textBiden's Election Victory based on Labor & Black Vote by Labor's Gains & Lessons
It is now official; Joe Biden has been elected president, defeating an incumbent president, a difficult task. This occurred in the midst of a pandemic that claimed 239,000 lives in 8 months due to gross negligence on the part of the incumbent president, accompanied by the incumbent’s destruction of the economy so that we now have a Great Depression the same as the 1930s. In addition, while the incumbent president states “science does not know,” we have a massive climate change crisis that ma...
Posted: Sat Nov 7, 2020 10:04AM
calendar'Through the Night': Film & Discussion on Rise of Multiple Job Workers & 24 HR Daycare
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by SISTA Fire and partners
Online/virtual film screening via Zoom...
Event Date: Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Nov 1, 2020 10:46AM
textLabor Gen Strikes re 11/3/20 Election Urged by 3 Labor Groups by Labor Creates All Wealth
As we enter this Get Out The Vote (GOTV) 4 Days, 10/31-11/3/20, three labor organizations have called for a General Strike to protect the vote and demand Nazi Trump leave office when defeated. They are from Rochester, NY, Seattle, WA and Western Massachusetts. Where is the San Francisco Labor Council resolution demanding a General Strike?...
Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2020 12:25PM
imageSit-in on SF Market Street by March For Democracy
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Rally at Mission High School steps, followed by a march to San Francisco City Hall...
Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:58AM
calendarDefend & Speak Out for New Orleans Striking Sanitation Workers
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by SPTESR
Peoples Ready/Labor Ready 2648 International Blvd, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:15PM
calendarPanel-SEIU, Union Democracy, Union Elections & The Rank & File
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by WorkWeek
Zoom Panel https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82188245989?pwd=aEJ5b2ZkcXNSYVVDemlZK0JxWnpidz09...
Event Date: Tue Oct 27, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2020 12:51PM
calendarUBER CEO Dara No More Games-Prosecute UBER CEO For Criminal Fraud
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by United Front Committee For A Labor Party
UBER's CEO Dara Khosrowshahi Pacific Heights Mansion 3090 Pacific Ave. San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue Oct 27, 2020 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:55AM
imageJail Uber/Lyft CEO's: Workers & Unions In Rally in SF at Uber World HQ
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by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of workers and trade unionists rallied at the world HQ of UBER in San Francisco to oppose their $200 million ballot initiative to undercut AB5. UBER, Lyft and other gig workers spoke out about their conditions....
Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2020 7:58PM