image How to cool your house without Air-conditioning by Robert Tronge robert-g-tronge-27.jpg by Robert George Tronge
One way to cool your house is to use a ventilating fan which can cool an entire house or even a single room. The benefits are that it does this at a fraction of the cost which can save Robert Tronge some money. Not like osculating fans, that just move air around, vent fans push hot air outside while pulling cool air inside. Using the windows you can direct the air flow to which room you wish. Types of fans include Attic fans that are permanent, but are the most powerful. Windows fans tha...
Posted: Fri Aug 26, 2016 12:03PM
image National LCLAA Resolution In Solidarity With The Farmworkers In San Quintín (Baja California, Mexico) and Skagit County (Washington State) 480_national-lclaaa-boycott-driscolls_1.jpg by National Labor Council for Latin American Adv
The National Labor Council for Latin American Advancement passed a resolution in solidarity with farmworkers in San Quintín (Baja California, Mexico) and Skagit County (Washington State) at the 21st LCLAA National Membership Convention held August 18-20, 2016 in Orlando, Florida....
Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 12:41PM
calendar Oakland Livable Wage Assembly by John Torok
SEIU Local 1000 union hall, 436 14th St 2nd Floor...
Event Date: Tue Sep 13, 2016 6:15PM
Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 10:02AM
text Unemployment is (not) a Full-time Job by Ilse Leide-Krapfenbauer
There are many scandals and injustices, for example, that wealth concentration in Austria and the EU is increasing. The gap between the rich and the middle class or working persons widens more and more. However, the debate is again about the "unemployed unwilling to work" instead of about the widening gap....
Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 8:47AM
image CA Injured Workers Face Stacked Deck During Workers’ Comp Appeals Process-Injured Nurse Co pulaski__art_at_conf.jpeg by repost
Workers are committing suicide in California because California Governor Brown and his Department of Industrial Relations director Christine Baker have allowed the corrupt insurance industry to take over the workers compensation program. They have been helped by the California AFL-CIO Secretary Art Pulaski and his legislative director Angie Wei...
Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 5:34AM
calendar Democracy at Work SF East Bay Action Group Meeting by Barbara
Contact group or organizer for location...
Event Date: Sun Sep 18, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 23, 2016 7:47PM
image Release The Video! Hands Off SF MTA TWU 250A Member Ramero & Muni Drivers In San Francisco 480_sf_mta_picket_carla_ramero8-19-16_1.jpg by United Public Workers For Action
Supporter of public transit and transit workers rallied and spoke out on August 12, 2016 to demand that video tape of the beating of SF MTA TWU 250 A driver Carla Ramero be released. The SF MTA management and now the SF Police refuse to release the tape. Also fired TWU 250A OSHA whistleblower Dorian Maxwell talked about the systemic corruption at the SF MTA and the role of the Democrats....
Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 11:40AM
image CTC Whistleblower Kathy Carroll Jury Awards $3.1 M AG Harris & Brown In Cover-Up 480_carroll_kathy_justice_for_her_and_diana_mansker_1.jpg by repost
CTC State Whistleblower Kathleen Carroll Wins Nearly $3.1 Million In Lawsuit against CTC, supervisors and state for retaliation over whistleblowing. AG Kamala Harris And Governor Brown Spent Millions Fighting Whistleblower’s Lawsuit And Defense of CTC Misdeeds. The trial exposed a illegal effort by numerous CTC top officials and Ting Sun the chair to fire Kathy Carroll because of her going to the State Senator Pro-Tem Darrell Steinberg for an audit of the agency. AGKamala Harris and Governor ...
Posted: Sat Aug 20, 2016 11:58PM
image History Repeats itself; The Shameful Tactics of Pseudo-Science and Legislative Action. 480_robert-g-tronge-16_1.jpg by Robert Tronge
We all know about segregation in our recent history. We know how state governments across the nation passed laws, rules and regulations treating people differently, these laws not only included blacks, but Asians, Latinos and other ethnic groups as well, not only in the community, but before the court systems. Note even our United States Supreme Court ratified the use of segregation in the 1896 case of Plessy v. Ferguson, 163 U.S. 537 where the Supreme Court sustained the constitutionality o...
Posted: Fri Aug 19, 2016 10:19AM
calendar A World to Win: The Labor Movement Today forum-flyer-2016-09-03-labor-1.pdf_140_.jpg by Gene Ruyle
At the Starry Plough Pub, 3101 Shattuck Ave, at Prince St in Berkeley 2 Blocks from ashby BART in Berkeley...
Event Date: Sat Sep 3, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 17, 2016 8:55PM
calendar SF Rally Stop Terrorizing SFMTA TWU 250 A Drivers-Defend TWU 250 A Driver Carla Ramero by United Public Workers For Action
SFMTA Headquarters Van Ness St And Market St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Aug 19, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2016 8:47PM
calendar SF Rally Press Conference To Stop Terrorizing SFMTA TWU 250 A Drivers-Driver Carla Ramero 480_maxwell__dorian_support_rally_sf11_26_2010_1.jpg by United Public Workers For Action
SF MTA HQ Market St. and South Van Ness...
Event Date: Fri Aug 19, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2016 2:49PM
image The Politics of My OSC Complaint At OSHA/DOL 480_perez_tom___clinton_hillary_rally_1.jpg by Darrell Whitman
Darrell Whitman a fired OSHA DOL whistleblower writes about the systemic corruption of the Federal government in regards to health and safety and OSHA/DOL. OSHA chief David Michaels and Department of Labor Secretary Tom Perez have been involved in obstruction of justice and maintaing the corporate take-over of US government regulatory agencies....
Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2016 9:55AM
text The Digitalization of Labor by Patrick Stary
Robots and algorithms are ready to automate many activities like the manufacturing robot Baxter... John Maynard Keynes dreamt of a future in which the work week of his grandchildren would be only 15 hours. Reducing working hours is the only way to guarantee everyone the right to work. Technology and computerization enable a human future of cooperation and sharing if we can free ourselves of egoism, work fetishism, vulgar materialism and hyper-individualism....
Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:07AM
calendar Marxist-Feminism (Thinking Critically about Society Seminar Series) 480_marxist-feminism_1.jpg by Direct Action Monterey Network
Old Capitol Books, 559 Tyler Street, Monterey...
Event Date: Fri Aug 19, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 14, 2016 11:35AM
image Santa Clara County Court Clerks Fight For Living Wages & Human Rights After 7 Year Freeze 480_santa_clara_court_clerk_on_strike8-12-16_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Four hundred Santa Clara County Superior Court clerical workers have been on strike for 8 days for living wages and human rights. The Chief Executive Officer David Yamasaki has refused to give a cost of living increase even though the state of california provided the increase for court workers....
Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2016 10:12PM
image Justice For CTC Whistleblower Kathleen Carroll-Statement At Sacramento Trial 480_carroll_kathy_justice_for_her_and_diana_mansker_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Supporters of fired Commission on Teacher Credentialing Kathleen Carroll spoke out about the importance of the case. Carrie Clark is with the CA Healthy Workplace Advocates group read a statement prepared by the organization in defense of Carroll...
Posted: Tue Aug 9, 2016 9:56PM
calendar Berkeley Public Library Workers’ Whistleblower Fun(d)raiser & Reception 480_library-weeding-aw-900x580_1.jpg by Pat Mullan
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley
Event Date: Sun Sep 11, 2016 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 9, 2016 5:37PM
image Boycott Driscoll’s Protest at Watsonville Strawberry Festival 480_watsonville-strawberry-festival_24_8-6-16_1.jpg by Bradley Allen
A banner declaring “No More Blood Berries” hung from the most iconic buildings in downtown Watsonville, which hover over the Strawberry Festival and stand as subtle reminders of the apple industry in the Pájaro Valley....
Posted: Tue Aug 9, 2016 5:06PM
image Hillary Dropped DOL Sec Tom Perez Because Of Charges Of Cover-up & Corruption At OSHA osha_whistleblower_protection_program.jpeg by repost
Tom Perez, US secretary of Labor may have been dropped from consideration by Hillary Clinton be causes of charges of corruption and a cover-up by Secretary Perez who approved the firing of Federal OSHA Lawyer, AFGE Steward and Workplace Whistleblower Protection investigator Darrell Whitman. Whitman has charged that he and other AFGE OSHA WPP have been bullied terrorized and terminated due to their investigations of retaliation against OSHA whistleblowers....
Posted: Tue Aug 9, 2016 1:32PM