calendar Reversing Poverty One Job at a Time with Leila Janah 480_leila_1.jpg by Marisa Levine
The Commonwealth Club 110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105-1201, United States...
Event Date: Tue Oct 3, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 4:04PM
image 10/6-7-8 Nat Workers Conference to Organize the Fightback and Build a Solidarity Network 480_nat_workers_conf_flyer10-6-17_1.jpg by Nat Workers Conference to Organize the Fightb
There will be a national/international conference to build a national fight against privatization and outsourcing and to support all striking and locked out workers as well fired workers....
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:46AM
image Kaiser Patients In Danger Because Of Profiteering: CNA NUU SF Kaiser Nurses Demand Proper 480_cna_kaiser_sf_nurses_pose9-18-17__1.jpg by Labor Video Project
San Francisco Kaiser CNA NNU nurses rallied on September 18, 2017 for proper staffing levels that threaten the healthcare of Kaiser members. Kaiser has now over 650,000 new members but refused to hire additional nurses and staff to professional care....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:30PM
image AA STOP TWU Outsourcing & Union Busting! TWU SFO Workers & Supporters Rally & Speakout 480_twu_aa_sf_stop_corporate_greed9-18-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Dozens of TWU mechanics and services workers rallied at SFO against outsourcing and for a contract on September 18, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 6:24PM
image Capture of BAAQMD, Corrupt Executives & Workplace Bullying and Terminations 480_baaqmd_execs_waving_1.jpg by United Public Workers For Action
At a report on the crisis at the Bay Area Air Quaility Management District, panelists including Dr. Larry Rose former Cal-OSHA Medical Director reported that the district refuses to properly monitor the refineries of pollution discharges and also retaliates against engineers who question Chevron and the other polluters measurement of pollution. The agency executives who act as shills for the refinery bosses have bullied, harassed and terminated two whistleblowers Michael Bachmann and Sarah St...
Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:10AM
audio Sites of Resistance in New Orleans (audio/x-wav 270.0mb) by WTUL New Orleans 91.5 News & Views
Sue Mobley, Public Programs Manager at Tulane School of Architecture's Small Center for Collaborative Design, joined WTUL News and Views to talk about the Small Center's upcoming exhibit, Sites of Resistance. The exhibit explores geographies and histories of social change in New Orleans and intends to reframe the narrative of New Orleans as a city with a dominant role in intense organizing, legal strategy, labor struggle, and civil rights activism....
Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:49AM
text Is Randi Weingarten Using Teachers Union to Advocate for Israel? by IRmep
Five minute video documentary exposes Randi Weingarten continuing practice of past American Federation of Teachers presidents in co-opting the union to advocate for Israel.
Posted: Sat Sep 9, 2017 5:06AM
image AFGE Leader Eugene Hudson Jr. Announces Campaign For AFGE National President 480_hudson_jr._eugene_press_conf9-7-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Eugene Hudson Jr. who was the National Secretary Treasurer of AFGE terminated by the president of the AFGE J. David Cox and his national board. Hudson Jr. had called for a pro-active response to Trump and the fascist and racist forces and also questioned the financial irregularities in the union. Hudson Jr. announced that he is now running for national president...
Posted: Fri Sep 8, 2017 6:56PM
image Publisher of Visión Magazine gave $400 to David Duke’s failed Senate campaign 480_fred-bigler-vision-magazine_1.jpg by Lynda Carson
Strange as it may seem, Fred Bigler is the publisher, co-founder and Board Member of Visión Magazine, a magazine about Latino innovators in business, community leadership, education and the arts!...
Posted: Thu Sep 7, 2017 1:25AM
image "We Built America" DACA Youth, Labor & Community Rally Against Immigrant Bashing In SF 480_daca_unite_contingent9-5-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Over 1,000 DACA youth, unionists and families rallied at the SF Federal Building against the rescinding of DACA and the war of terror on immigrants....
Posted: Wed Sep 6, 2017 1:52AM
image Statement on Repression of Juggalos 480_one-big-carnival_1.jpg by GDC-IWOC
With recent events raising the profile of the Juggalo community, many activists are beginning to realize how the government’s being capable of labeling a group a “gang” without any accountability or due process is an important issue for revolutionaries to engage in....
Posted: Mon Sep 4, 2017 6:17PM
calendar We Are The Majority! We Must Defend Ourselves! 480_rw-we-must-defend-ourselves_1.jpg by Speak Out Now!
South Berkeley Senior Center 2939 Ellis Street Near Ashby BART...
Event Date: Sat Sep 23, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 4, 2017 5:54PM
calendar Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art arnautoff_victor_gen_strike_battle.jpg by SFSU Labor Archives
Labor Archives and Research Center San Francisco State University J. Paul Leonard Library, Special Collections Gallery 1630 Holloway Ave., 4th Floor, Room LIB 462 Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday, 1-5 pm or by appointment...
Event Date: Wed Sep 13, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 4, 2017 5:23PM
calendar Labor Day March for Santa Cruz, Monterey, & San Benito counties 480_america-needs-unions_1.jpg by SEIU 521 Region 2
Watsonville Plaza 350 Main St Watsonville, California 95076...
Event Date: Mon Sep 4, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Sun Sep 3, 2017 4:41PM
image China's BRICKS "Socialism" With Chinese Characteristics & South African Workers 480_sa_china-south-africa_construction_workers-economy_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
On the tenth anniversary of BRICKS, South African trade unionists from NUMSA talk about BRICKS and the exploitation of South African workers by Chinese capitalists....
Posted: Sun Sep 3, 2017 3:37PM
image WorkWeek-SF: Berkeley Protests Fascists & AFGE Eugene Hudson Jr Struggle Against Corruption 480_family_survived_nazis_1.jpg by KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek Radio
Pacifica WorkWeek radio hears from trade unionists who were protesting the rise of fascism and Nazis at the rallies in San Francisco and Berkeley. Next WorkWeek talks with former AFGE National Secretary Treasurer who was removed for challenging Trump and also exposing financial misuse of union funds....
Posted: Fri Sep 1, 2017 7:16PM
image Santa Cruz Restaurant O'mei Closes After Indybay Article 480_o-mei-santa-cruz-closed_1.jpg by Swift Justice
O'mei Restaurant in Santa Cruz has closed "for now," a week after an investigative article on Indybay by Lynda Carson exposed the owner as a supporter of David Duke, the former Imperial Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan. Roger F. Grigsby, O'mei's owner and founding chef, gave $500 to David Duke’s U.S. Senate campaign in 2016. People were rightly outraged....
Posted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 12:57PM
image The Street Heat Radio Show - on Free Speech Radio in Fresno 480_rally_against_hate_1.jpg by Mike Rhodes
The photo below shows the turnout at the Rally Against Hate in Fresno....
Posted: Mon Aug 28, 2017 3:34PM
image Anti-Fascist Berkeley Protest Stops Trump Supporters From Rallying 480_berkeley_never_again_protester_protest8-27-2017_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Several large protests took place in Berkeley agains the growing threat of such a government. The mobilization stopped a rightwing rally for their supporters....
Posted: Sun Aug 27, 2017 10:40PM
image Fascists Out Of SF: Trade Unionists And Community Rally Against Nazis & Racists 480_sf_aft__mmp___firefighters_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Thousands of San Franciscan joined together to protest Trump, nazis and racists in San Franicsco and nationally. Included were trade unionists...
Posted: Sun Aug 27, 2017 6:06AM