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imageHealthcare Workers, Covid & Black Lives Matter with Luci Riley NNU CNA Alta Bates Hospital
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by Labor Video Project
WorkWeek interviews NNU CNA Peralta Bates nurse Luci Riley about the Covid-19 pandemic and the effect on Blacks and other minorities. She discusses the systemic racism in healthcare and the healthcare crisis....
Posted: Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:09PM
calendarLF2020: Angel Island: History of Quarantine, Militarist Imperialism & Immigrant Exclusion
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by LaforFest
This is a free LIVE Zoom based event. You can be anywhere to view and participant. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL to register and to receive a Zoom invitation to the event....
Event Date: Sat Jul 18, 2020 2:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 12, 2020 4:53PM
calendarLaborFest 2020: WPA Works in Berkeley with Harvey Smith
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by Harvey Smith
This is a free LIVE Zoom based event. You can be anywhere to view and participant. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL to register and to receive a Zoom invitation to the event....
Event Date: Sat Jul 18, 2020 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Jul 12, 2020 4:43PM
calendarLaborFest 2020: Xenophobia, Denialism, The Asian Pivot and Anti-Asian Racism
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by LaborFest
This is a free LIVE Zoom based event. You can be anywhere to view and participant. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL to register and to receive a Zoom invitation to the event....
Event Date: Fri Jul 17, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 12, 2020 4:24PM
calendarLaborFest 2020: Cal-OSHA, Federal OSHA and the Destruction of Our Health and Safety
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by LaborFest
This is a free Zoom based event. You can be anywhere to view and participant. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL to register and to receive a Zoom invitation to the event....
Event Date: Thu Jul 16, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 12, 2020 4:12PM
textUnemployment Claims Still Not Paid; Picketlines Needed by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
Today's check of the Twitter, https://twitter.com/search?q=%23EDDFailOfTheDay&src=typed_query&f=live, shows that the Unemployment office is still not paying claims dating back to March and private profit contractor Deloitte is still allowed to touch confidential information and pretend to process these basic claims when Deloitte should be fired immediately for obvious violation of its contract to pay the claims immediately....
Posted: Sun Jul 12, 2020 9:42AM
calendarLaborFest 2020: A free one hour concert by Grup Yorum
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by Laborfest
This is a free event. You can be anywhere to view the concert. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL in order to watch the concert event....
Event Date: Wed Jul 15, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 9, 2020 2:16PM
calendarLaborFest 2020: US Public Health System, COVID, Racism & Capitalism
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by Laborfest
This is a free Zoom based event. You can be anywhere to view and participant. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL to register and to receive a Zoom invitation to the event....
Event Date: Wed Jul 15, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 9, 2020 2:07PM
imageUnited Airlines threatens to axe 36,000 jobs
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by Steve Filips (WSWS Repost)
In the interest of profit, United Airlines seems to be taking former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's infamous words to heart: "You never want a serious crisis to go to waste."...
Posted: Thu Jul 9, 2020 12:34PM
textThe economy for faith healers by Tomasz Konicz
Due to the sharpening contradictions of late capitalist socialization, barbarism, not reason, is increasing. Reason is not advancing in the overall historical movement, as once postulated by Hegel. Only the overcoming of this false whole, which is decaying openly, would offer humankind a chance of survival....
Posted: Thu Jul 9, 2020 7:40AM
imageCal/OSHA MIA? Jeff Ruch Of PEER & The Crisis In Cal/OSHA
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by Labor Video Project
WorkWeek interviews Jeff Ruch from PEER about the virtual paralysis of Cal/OSHA which is supposed to protect the 19 million workers of California. He reports that CA/OSHA has recently sent out inspectors but refused to test them for Covid before they make visits of work sites. The Covid pandemic has gone on for over four months but Governor Gavin Newsom has refused to fully staff the agency and also there is still no Director of Industrial Relations which is over Cal/OSHA according to Ruch...
Posted: Tue Jul 7, 2020 9:11AM
textThe Job Guarantee in the Corona Pandemic by Maurice Holgen and Dirk Ehnts
A fundamentally new European economic order based on solidarity is needed. This is the only way to better face future crises and address the growing inequality of wealth. Important building blocks of this "future structure" are a permanent departure from restrictive fiscal rules, the expansion of the EU's own resources, and public investment. Life is not a monopoly game....
Posted: Mon Jul 6, 2020 6:35AM
calendarLaborFest 2020: Tesla Workers, Labor, Human Rights and Elon Musk
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by Laborfest
This is a free Zoom based event. You can be anywhere to view and participant. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL to register and to receive a Zoom invitation to the event....
Event Date: Tue Jul 14, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Sat Jul 4, 2020 4:13PM
imageRemember "Bloody Thursday" & Stop Racist Graffiti At SSA! Press Conf At Port Of Oakland
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by Labor Video Project
ILWU Local 34, ILWU Local 34 and ILWU IBU Bay Area members held a press conference on July 3, 2020 to protest Ku Klux Klan racist graffiti put up at the SSA terminal following the Juneteenth Action. They also announced plans for commemoration of July 5, 2020 "Bloody Thursday" at the SSA Terminal...
Posted: Fri Jul 3, 2020 9:38PM
calendarLaborFest 2020: New Deal Art - Anita Brenner & Cultural Bridge-Builders
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by Harvey Smith
This is a free Zoom based event. You can be anywhere to view and participant. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL to register and to receive a Zoom invitation to the event....
Event Date: Mon Jul 13, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 3, 2020 9:33PM
calendarLaborFest 2020: Technology, Lawsuits & How to Fight Union Busting
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by Laborfest
This is a free Zoom based event. You can be anywhere to view and participant. Please visit the LaborFest 2020 website URL to register and to receive a Zoom invitation to the event....
Event Date: Sun Jul 12, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 3, 2020 9:22PM
calendarCommemorate Bloody Thursday At SSA-STOP Racist Attacks On Docks & Fisher Racist Privatiza
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by Committee To Stop Police Terror and Systemic
SSA 1717 Middle Harbor Rd, Oakland, CA 94607...
Event Date: Sun Jul 5, 2020 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Jul 1, 2020 11:22AM
calendarIt's Not Working! The Erosion of Labor Rights in America (webinar)
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by KQED
Livestream: https://www.youtube.com/KQED...
Event Date: Tue Jul 7, 2020 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:58PM
calendarRally At Alameda County Health Department-No Protection For Workers At Tesla & In Alameda
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by Workers Solidarity Action Network
Alameda Department of Public Health 1000 Broadway, Oakland...
Event Date: Thu Jul 2, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:01AM
imageTesla, Covid-19, Elon Musk, Cal-OSHA & Governor Gavin Newsom
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by Pacifica Network
Carlos Gabriel a Tesla worker and organizer talks about his fight for health and safety at the Fremont Tesla plant where 10,000 to 15,000 workers build Teslas....
Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2020 9:59PM