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calendarMay Day Speak Out: Stand up to Workplace Discrimination!
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by Freedom Socialist Party Bay Area
4:00 to 5:00 -- March from Justin Herman Plaza 5:00 to 6:30 -- Speak Out @ San Francisco Civic Center Plaza...
Event Date: Wed May 1, 2019 4:00PM
Posted: Sun Apr 21, 2019 10:04PM
calendarMay Day: March & Rally in Oakland
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by Oakland Sin Fronteras & Others
Oakland May Day: March starts at Oscar Grant Plaza, 14th St and Broadway (1 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA 94612) Closing Rally & Resource Fair at Lake Merritt Amphitheater, Between 12th Street and 1st Ave., Lake Merritt Blvd, Oakland, CA 94612 (ASL & Spanish translations)...
Event Date: Wed May 1, 2019 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:38PM
imageFormer OSHA Med Director Dr. Larry Rose On DIR Christine Baker Corruption Scandal & OSHA
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by WorkWeek Radio
WorkWeek interviews former Cal-OSHA Medical Director Larry Rose about the systemic corruption scandal by former Division of Industrial Relations Director Christine Baker. He discusses the role of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to prosecute Baker and her daugher and also the appointment of her by former Governor Brown to the Fraud Assessment Commission. Last he discusses the impact of deregulation of workers compensation with the support of Baker and the California AFL-CIO Art Pula...
Posted: Fri Apr 19, 2019 11:25PM
calendarSF Protest To Defend AT&T Alorica Workers In the Philippines by CWA
AT&T Mobile Office #1 Powell St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Wed Apr 24, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:51PM
image"It's Insane!" ILWU Longshore Workers/Truckers Challenge Oakland A's Billionaire Owner
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by Labor Video Project
ILWU longshore workers, Truckers and companies at the port of Oakland had a press conference to oppose the owner of the A's John Fisher from building a new stadium and 4,000 condos costing more than $1 million each on the Howard Terminal in the port of Oakland. Speakers talked about the gentrification and ethnic cleansing of East Oakland and now West Oakland where an African American community has lived for decades. This speculative financial scheme is fully supported by Oakland mayor Libby S...
Posted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:20PM
calendarMay Day - International Workers' Day
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by May Day Coalition
Mexican Heritage Plaza 1700 Alum Rock Avenue San José, CA 95116...
Event Date: Wed May 1, 2019 3:30PM
Posted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:06AM
imageILWU 10, May Day 2019, The A's Port Stadium, Privatization & Gentrification In Oakland
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by Labor Video Project
ILWU Local 10 retired members talk about gentrification and the attack by the A's owner John Fisher who also owns The GAP to build a stadium on the Howard Terminal in the port of Oakland. They also discuss why they are rallying on May Day...
Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:39PM
imageAssange Gets Union Backing, ILWU May Day & Gentrification & CA DIR Baker Scandal
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by WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek Radio covers union support for Julian Assange in Australia, the threat of the John Fisher's A's Stadium to Maritime Union Jobs and Gentrificaiton in Oakland and the growing corruption scandal at California Department of Industrial Relations DIR where the director Christine Baker was forced to resign after illegally putting her daugther on the payroll and paying her over $100,000 for no work. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is not only refusing to investigate and prose...
Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:35PM
calendarInternational Day Of May Day Programming On Pacifica/
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by Pacifica May Day Project
On Pacifica Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pacificaradiomayday/ and International Labor Media Network https://ilmnetwork.org...
Event Date: Wed May 1, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2019 1:40AM
calendarUCB Labor Forum, Privatization, Union Busting, Labor & International May Day
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by United Public Workers For Action
UC Berkeley Dwinelle Hall Room 130...
Event Date: Fri Apr 26, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 1:35PM
textThe Financial Market Casino Controls Politics by Ernst Wolff
The financial markets seem to be the measure of all things. Corporations are subsidized with trillions. In their "competition," small and medium-size businesses are the fools. The lobby-politicians give only give the trillions to big corporations. This subsidy net has become a kind of heart-lung machine, "socialism for the rich" or "new feudalism."...
Posted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 2:12AM
imageFormer CBS Producer Joins CIR/SEIU as Senior Director, Communications
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by Sunyata Altenor
“We live in a time where the lines between social and traditional media have become more blurred than ever. With a young, diverse membership, we knew that someone with experience in journalism and an open mind could help us get the stories of our residents out in a nuanced and creative way,” said Margot Riphagen, CIR Director....
Posted: Tue Apr 9, 2019 4:14AM
textPending Sacramento Teacher Strike by Solidarity Forever
Sacramento teachers thought they won their labor contract in December 2017 only to find that the school district is not willing to honor the contract. See https://www.alternet.org/2019/04/the-sacramento-teacher-strike-is-a-warning-to-the-redfored-movement-everywhere/...
Posted: Mon Apr 8, 2019 10:11PM
calendarScarcity drives rising wages, but those eaten by rising rents: the walking tour by David Giesen
the American Youth Hostel 312 Mason Street San Francisco (meet in the lobby)...
Event Date: Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Mon Apr 8, 2019 12:42PM
textUber/Lyft IPO Creating Millionaires While Exploiting Precarious Workers by Edward Escobar - founder AIW
Uber/Lyft Rush To IPO Before the Labor Laws Catch Up...
Posted: Mon Apr 8, 2019 3:44AM
calendarHigh Voltage Women Rebel Reading Circle
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by Freedom Socialist Party Bay Area
New Valencia Hall 747 Polk St. (near Ellis St.) San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu May 2, 2019 4:30PM
Posted: Sun Apr 7, 2019 5:06PM
calendarHigh Voltage Women Rebel Reading Circle
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by Freedom Socialist Party Bay Area
New Valencia Hall 747 Polk St. (near Ellis St.) San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Apr 7, 2019 5:01PM
calendarHigh Voltage Women Rebel Reading Circle
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by Freedom Socialist Party Bay Area
New Valencia Hall 747 Polk St. (near Ellis) San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:30PM
Posted: Sat Apr 6, 2019 9:31AM
calendarHigh Voltage Women Rebel Reading Circle
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by Freedom Socialist Party Bay Area
New Valencia Hall 747 Polk St. (near Ellis) San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 6, 2019 9:23AM
calendarMay Day: March & Rally for Worker & Immigrant Rights in Santa Rosa
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by May 1st Coalition
Santa Rosa: 777 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa 95407 by Dollar Tree store...
Event Date: Wed May 1, 2019 2:30PM
Posted: Fri Apr 5, 2019 5:26PM