Labor & Workers
Labor & Workers
textTotalitarianism of Self-Optimization by Max Tholl
"Feel-don't think" is the mantra of the illuminated who accept ther social dislocations. This is a withdrawal to private solutions in view of the mounting collective problems. Mindfulness therapy fits perfectly into the contemproary I-fixation that rules many lives....
Posted: Wed Oct 9, 2019 6:25AM
imageNUHW members strike Janus of Santa Cruz
by National Union of Healthcare Workers
NUHW members at Janus of Santa Cruz held their first-ever strike on Thursday, September 26, after management imposed a first contract that did not remedy poverty wages that has forced many workers to find new jobs....
Posted: Sun Oct 6, 2019 11:07AM
imageTech Crunch Bubble Bust In San Francisco
by Labor Video Project
At the Tech Crunch Disrupt 2019 conference, a protest took place against tech being used to exploit and destroy workers. Also, the failed IPO of WeWork will have other casualties....
Posted: Fri Oct 4, 2019 11:16PM
imageBiden Benefit Picketed by AFSCME3299 At Senator Feinstein & UC Regent Blum's House
by Labor Video Project
UC AFSCME 3299 workers protested a benefit for Joe Biden at the mansion of UC Regent Richard Blum and Senator Diane Feinstein. The tickets cost $1 thousand plus....
Posted: Fri Oct 4, 2019 12:30AM
calendarMeet the Author - David Bacon
by El Cerrito Progressives
Location: Berkeley Zion Presbyterian Church, 545 Ashbury Ave., El Cerrito...
Event Date: Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:30PM
Posted: Wed Oct 2, 2019 5:26PM
calendarSupport PCS Teachers: Sign-Making Party and Rally
by Support PCS Teachers
Pacific Collegiate School 3004 Mission St, Santa Cruz 3:30 pm-4:30 pm: Sign-making in Rm 125 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Rally and speak during public comments portion of the PCS Board meeting in the Student Center...
Event Date: Wed Oct 2, 2019 3:30PM
Posted: Sun Sep 29, 2019 5:56PM
imageUAW GM Strikers Solidarity Action & Songs In San Leandro
by Labor Video Project
Supporters of striking UAW GM workers rallied and sang out at a GM dealership in San Leandro. Many drivers showed support....
Posted: Sun Sep 29, 2019 3:07PM
imageILWU Local 10 West Oakland Community Meeting Speak Out On Fisher A's Stadium Scheme
by Labor Video Project
At a community labor meeting in West Oakland Speakers and community and labor people spoke out against A's billionaire owner John Fisher's scheme to build a new stadium on port property and with a hotel and 4,000 $1 million condos. Also Democratic politicians Nancy Skinner and Ron Bonta have pushed state legislation to help the billionaire Fisher to raise taxes to pay for his development project...
Posted: Wed Sep 25, 2019 10:53AM
calendarSTRIKE at Janus of Santa Cruz
by National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW)
200 7th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062...
Event Date: Thu Sep 26, 2019 6:00AM
Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2019 1:30PM
calendarSF City College Protest Against Cuts And Downsizing of College
SF City College Ocean Campus Meet at Ram Plaza San Francisco...
Event Date: Wed Sep 25, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2019 7:06AM
imageOakland Port Privatization, Labor, Gentrification & Racism: Report By ILWU Local 10 Derric
by Labor Video Project
A meeting in West Oakland sponsored by the West Oakland Longshore Workers on the privatization of the Howard Terminal in the Port of Oakland and the resulting gentrification and racism....
Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2019 6:51AM
calendarCome On Down To San Leandro To Support Striking UAW GM Workers On Global Day Of Action!
F.H. Dailey Chevrolet Address: 800 Davis St, 900 Marina Blvd, San Leandro, CA 94577 Next to San Leandro BART Station...
Event Date: Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:00PM
Posted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 5:47PM
textThe C.E.O> - A Fun Poem by Rene Sonsmann
BY RENE SONSMANN. SET: The play takes place in Heaven. The set is a bare stage. The stage is lit with a warm ethereal light. God is bathed in a strong spot light at all times. CHARACTERS: God and Adrian, a recently deceased arrival in Heaven. God is middle-aged, clean shaven, dressed in a bright Hawaiian shirt and pale blue chinos....
Posted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 1:04PM
imageWho Is Michael Horowitz, The OSC, Inspector Generals, Whistleblowers & Cover-ups
by Labor Video Project
OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program investigator and lawyer Darrell Whitman looks at who the Department of Defense Inspector General Michael Horowitz is and how he has obstruction the investigation and defense of many Federal whistleblowers complaints of retaliation....
Posted: Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:37AM
calendarAssange/Manning: Their Fight Is Our Fight- Working Class Heroes
by Bay Action 2 Free Assange
Please join us for this speaker panel & discussion in support of working-class heroes in the realization of how their fight is OUR fight- we must stand up now or forever lose our voice! Niebyl Proctor Library 6501 Telegraph Avenue Oakland, CA 94609...
Event Date: Sun Sep 29, 2019 10:30AM
Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 1:02AM
textNNU Global Nurses Solidarity Assembly & UAW GM Strike Scab Threat by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio hears about the Global Nurses Solidarity Assembly in San Francisco on September 13, 14 and 15th. We then talk with GM auto workers about the national strike and the threat of scabs at some plants....
Posted: Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:03PM
calendarCommunity Labor Meeting On Proposed A's Stadium in Port Of Oakland
by Longshoremen For West Oakland
West Oakland Senior Center at 1724 Adeline St. Oakland...
Event Date: Sat Sep 21, 2019 11:00AM
Posted: Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:14PM
calendarSF Living Wage Coalition event by Karl Kramer
Redstone Building 2940 16th Street San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Sep 15, 2019 5:00PM
Posted: Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:22PM
calendarRally-Kin Ho Demands Kaiser Management Stop Killing My Wife Peri Ho!
by United Public Workers For Action
SF Kaiser Hospital 2425 Geary St. San. Francisco...
Event Date: Mon Sep 16, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:34PM
calendarGraduation Ceremony and Community Celebration for Mid City Market
by Taylor Murphy
Mid City Market, 868 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:00PM
Posted: Wed Sep 11, 2019 10:45AM