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For Tri-National Day Of Action On 8/16/17 To Cancel NAFTA, Support San Quintin Workers
A call for a tri-national day of action on August 16, 2017 to cancel NAFTA, Boycott Driscoll's berries and for rallies and actions with US, Mexican and Canadian workers to cancel NAFTA, support the Driscoll's workers of the National Democratic Independent Union of Agricultural Workers (SINDJA) of Mexico. They are calling for protests throughout the US, Mexico and Canada to link up workers in Mexico, the US and Canada....
Posted: Wed Jul 26, 2017 6:59PM
Technology, Automation, Internationalism, Longshore Workers And The Future Of Work\
On July 15, 2017 at an international conference on technology, automation and longshore workers Professor Raquel Varela spoke about how technology is threatening the lives and jobs of longshore workers and what they should do about it to defend themselves and other workers....
Posted: Tue Jul 25, 2017 12:55PM
A Jacobin horror? Land Value Taxation, the walkng tour
American Youth Hostel 312 Mason Street San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Jul 29, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Jul 25, 2017 10:52AM
Petition For Worker Justice at Community Housing Partnership!
Workers Justice at Community Housing Partnership!...
Posted: Mon Jul 24, 2017 7:23PM
Building Bridges, Not Walls
San Francisco Main Library, Koret Auditorium, 100 Larkin Street...
Event Date: Wed Jul 26, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 21, 2017 12:25PM
ILWU Dockworkers squeezed by automation, abandoned by politicians; 8-Year Contract A Threat
A conference on technology and longshore workers was held in San Francisco at ILWU Local 10. Retired ILWU Local 19 member and chair of the Transport Workers Solidarity Committee wrote an editorial about the effort of the bosses and top union officials to push an 8 year contract....
Posted: Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:04AM
The Fight For Mexican San Quintin Farm Workers & Driscoll's with Al Rojas At San Francisco
President of LCLAA Sacramento chapter and a founder of the UFWA talks about the role of pesticides in agriculture and the struggle of the 80,000 farmworkers and their families for a union and decent living and working conditions. This presentation was made at ILWU Local 10 in San Francisco....
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:03PM
Protesters Shut Down Oakland City Council Meeting, Call for Budget That Responds to Oakland's Needs
In an act of civil disobedience, Oakland residents, city workers and community shut down the City Council budget meeting on June 26, preventing the council from approving the city’s 2017-2019 budget....
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:47PM
Good Earth Workers Union Announces Boycott of Driscoll’s Berries
Driscoll's Boycott Solidarity Movement in Minnesota...
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 1:34PM
Farmworker communities from Monterey Bay Area call on California to ban brain-harming pesticide chlorpyrifos
Residents from all over California converge on Sacramento to deliver over 100,000 petition signatures demanding state action after U.S. EPA failed to implement a ban...
Posted: Thu Jul 13, 2017 10:09AM
Victor Arnautoff: San Francisco's Master Muralist of the 1930’s
SFSU professor Bob Cherny gives a lecture on his new book Victor Arnautoff: San Francisco's Master Muralist of the 1930’s. Arnautoff was the most important muralist in the 1930's in the bay area and he was hounded during the 1950's witch hunt leading him to leave the bay area for the Soviet Union....
Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:58PM
SEIU 1021 Nato Green Doing Damage Control For SEIU? Opposes Single Payer In CA
Comedian and SEIU 1021 consultant has written an op ed opposing pushing for single payer in California. He says that instead people should push for the national bill 562. The California SEIU taking their cue from the bosses at Kaiser are opposing single payer in California. The corporate unionists that Nato works for are in bed with the bosses at Kaiser and many of their own members such as home care workers cannot even get healthcare. Nato should know better but maybe his job is more importa...
Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:10PM
David Bacon: In the Fields of the North / En los campos del norte
2521 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 3:23PM
Narcissism as a Subject Form of Capitalism
The narcissist knows only two states: the absolute sense of powerlessness given the foreign determination of his existence and omnipotence fantasies together with the illusion of absolute individual freedom, independence, and unconditionality. Socialization cannot be left to an unconscious process since society's values are increasingly dysfunctional....
Posted: Mon Jul 10, 2017 7:47AM
The Future of Work
Unitarian-Univesalist Center, Martin Luther King Room 1187 Franklin Street (at Geary) San Francisco....
Event Date: Thu Jul 27, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Sat Jul 8, 2017 6:53PM
"CLEANING THE SWAMP" Hunters Point & Treasure Island Tetra Tech Workers Blow Whistle
Four Tetra Tech health and safety inspectors who were working at the Hunters Naval Shipyard and Treasure Island reported on the systemic criminal cover-up and corruption by the company threatening the health and safety of the workers, residents and families who are now buying homes in the area. They charge that there is serious contaminated radioactive earth in the area where new construction has gone on....
Posted: Tue Jul 4, 2017 12:45AM
Tax Avoidance: Drastic Consequences for the Public
Taxes are the most important foundation of all government activities and public services. Tax sovereignty is the heart of nation-state sovereignty. Corporate economic activities and profits cannot be clearly assigned to nation states anymore. Founding offshore partnerships is child's play. Many fiscal problems would be solved if business tax avoidance and tax fraud were made difficult or prevented....
Posted: Sun Jul 2, 2017 5:49PM
Internment, Japanese Americans, Japanese Peruvians, Labor And The Lessons For Today
This is the 75th anniversary of the internment of more than 120,000 Japanese Americans, Japanese Japanese Peruvians and Japanese. This panel is about what happened, the fight for justice, labor and the relevance today....
Posted: Sun Jul 2, 2017 4:39PM
Report On Cuban Labor Movement & Cuba's Health and Tourism Union by Victor Manuel Lemagne,
Victor Manuel Lemagne, Cuban Health & Tourism Union General Secretary spoke on 6/29/17 in Berkeley on the Cuban labor movement and the tourism union and industry today....
Posted: Fri Jun 30, 2017 9:19PM
Pesticide Incident Sends 18 Farmworkers to Hospital
Advocates press for better notification & protections...
Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2017 11:51PM