UNION TIME At Anchor Brewing-ILWU Raises The Anchor In SF!
It was Union Time at the Anchor Steam Brewery in San Francisco when hundreds has a union solidarity event. Workers are seeking to get union recognition for ILWU Local 6 from the company which is owned by Sapphoro Breweries in Japan....
Posted: Sat Feb 16, 2019 1:26AM
Zionist Attacks On SFSU AMED Arab/Muslim Program, The CFA & Labor
SFSU Professor Rabab Abdulhadi chair of the AMED Arab & Muslim Ethnicities & Diasporas Program and Professor James Martel who is president of the SFSU California Faculty Association CFA are interviewed about the coordinated attack on the AMED program, Professor Abdulhadi and the students of the program by Zionists....
Posted: Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:47PM
CWA AFA Rallies Against Shutdown, SF SEIU 1021 Issues And 1919 Seattle Gen Strike
WorkWeek Radio looks at the CWA AFA plan for rallies on February 16, 2019 against the attacks on public workers and calls for a general strike. It also examines the attacks on SEIU 1021 CCSF workers including privatization and outsourcing. WorkWeek also discusses the 1919 Seattle general strike and the relevance today with labor historian Robert Ovetz...
Posted: Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:18PM
What are the Alternatives to Neoliberal Globalization?
Capitalism seemed to have a more social or civilized face for a time. After Roosevelt's New Deal and the defeat of fascism, gradual development of the social state occurred in Europe. Unions were accepted. The rulers were forced to political and social concessions....
Posted: Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:14AM
"Lucha Obrera: Latinos and their Unions in Mid-Twentieth-Century SF
ILWU Local 34 hall, 4 Berry Street, San Francisco (at 2nd Street on the Embarcadero next to Giant's Stadium)...
Event Date: Fri Feb 22, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:39AM
SA Socialist Revolutionary Workers’ Party Vows to Resist Privatization
NUMSA General Secretary Irvin Jim of South Africa NUMSA and with the Socialist Revolutionary Workers’ Party statement against the privatization of Escom, the nationalized energy company and the need to have workers in control of the development of fossil free energy plan....
Posted: Thu Feb 7, 2019 1:49PM
J4W-Justice for Workers
Yerba Buena High School 1855 Lucretia Ave San Jose, CA 95122...
Event Date: Sat Feb 23, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Feb 6, 2019 8:28PM
Ten Years After the Financial Crash
US economic statistics are dubious since financial markets are based on financial products and money out of nothing. Tax havens, micro-second betting, stock buybacks, and corruption through lobbying are market- distorting and cause revenue shortfalls....
Posted: Wed Feb 6, 2019 3:40AM
Rally to Call on Oakland City Council to Support Oakland Teachers
Oscar Grant Plaza (Frank H. Ogawa Plaza) in front of Oakland City Hall 1 Frank H Ogawa Plz, Oakland, CA, 94612...
Event Date: Tue Feb 5, 2019 4:30PM
Posted: Mon Feb 4, 2019 3:04PM
Follow The Money: SF Hunters Point Shipyard Contamination & Safety Whistleblowers
On MLK day commemoration in San Francisco, community members from Hunters Point Shipyard/Bayview, attorneys representing community members and Tetra Tech radiation safety whistleblowers and advocates for the community talk about the cover-up of the $1 billion dollar Eco-fruad and the systemic cover-up and corruption of San Francisco political representatives....
Posted: Fri Feb 1, 2019 1:45PM
"Time For A General Strike” & Lessons Of The 1919 Seattle General Strike On The 100th Ann
Bernal Heights Library 500 Cortland St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue Feb 5, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:03AM
The Populist Makers and Dangerous Optimism
The people vote and capital decides. Another capitalism appears that is marked by an anti-liberal and intolerant culture. The goal of the new capitalists is the same as the old capitalists: to make the rich even richer. Cheap money seduces to new speculation. The governing elites fail to prevent the threatening climate collapse and gamble away the future of coming generations....
Posted: Mon Jan 28, 2019 4:34AM
AFGE Workers With Airline Workers & Labor Protest At Oakland Airport End The Shutdowns
AFGE Federal workers including TSA, Coast Guard and EPA rallied at the Oakland airport along with airline workes and labor to protest the government shutdown....
Posted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:33PM
Oakland OEA Teachers, Students and Parents Protest Closure Of Roots International Academy
Hundreds of teachers, students and parents protest threatened closure of the Roots International Academy Middle School in Oakland at the Oakland Board Of Education on January 23, 2019. They also protested attack on librarians and the role of charters in destroying community public schools. Also some teachers talked about the role of the UTLA strike...
Posted: Wed Jan 23, 2019 10:54PM
The Yellow Vest Movement: A Report Back From France
Berkeley City College, room 55 (basement level) 2050 Center St, Berkeley...
Event Date: Fri Jan 25, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:09PM
Workshop: Socialist Analysis of LA Teachers' Strike
2969 Mission St. btwn 25th and 26th Sts....
Event Date: Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:20AM
Gov Newsom, Cancel The Tetra Tech Contract After The Criminal Fraud At SF Hunters Point
On MLK's 2019 commemoration a press conference was held to demand that Governor Newsom cancel a state contract with the criminal company Tetra Tech. Tetra Tech has been convicted for fraud and falsification of testing of the radioactive nuclear dump at Treasure Island. Residents, healthcare and community advocates called for the cancellation and justice....
Posted: Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:16PM
Stop Privatization & Slave Labor on MLK Day 2019 in SF Workers Speak Out!
On MLK Day in San Francisco on January 21, 2019 workers talked about the growing racism and discrimination as well as slave labor in the US. They also discussed the plight of laid off Federal contract workers and US Federal workers who have been ordered to work without pay....
Posted: Mon Jan 21, 2019 5:08PM
Documentary: Film on Dolores Huerta Explores the Life of a Tireless Activist
Niles Discovery Church 36600 Niles Boulevard Fremont, CA 94536...
Event Date: Sat Feb 9, 2019 1:30PM
Posted: Mon Jan 21, 2019 2:30PM
Rally to Defend Public Education in Oakland
On Saturday, January 12, thousands of teachers, students and staff marched and rallied in Oakland, California to defend public education. Photos by Charles Moehle, ProBonoPhoto....
Posted: Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:11AM