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image CA Fed Art Pulaski’s Legislative Director Angie Wei Helped Lead Attack On Injured Workers 120_wei_angie.jpg original image ( 630x420) - by repost
California Federation of Labor Executive Director Art Pulaski and his hand picked Director of Legislation have colluded with the employers and the insurance industry to harm and terrorize injured workers in California
Posted: Fri Jul 3, 2015 8:54PM
image JOE HILL LIVE STREAMED 100TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT 120_joe-hill.jpg original image ( 304x347) - by LaborTech
LaborFest will honor the 100th anniversary of Joe Hill's death with a concert with labor troubadour David Rovics. Throughout the year, Rovics has been traveling in Europe in a series of concerts to commemorate the life and struggles of Joe Hill. Rovics has performed throughout the world. His hard hitting songs for workers and human rights are powerful and moving. Also performing at the commemoration will be Carol Denney and Marcus Duskin.
Posted: Fri Jul 3, 2015 9:11AM
image The Hanging Noose And Fighting Racist Terrorism On The Job At SF Recology 120_ucsf_noose.jpg original image ( 150x200) - by Labor Video Project
Daryle Washingon who is a member of IBT 350 at Recology Company in San Francisco was retaliated against for protesting against a hanging noose on the job and other racist incidents at the company.
Posted: Thu Jul 2, 2015 3:09PM
text State officials fail to take meaningful action on brain-harming pesticide - by Mark Weller-Californians for Pesticide Reform
After a decade of delay, both federal and state officials acknowledge the dangers of chlorpyrifos, but neither has taken action to provide necessary protections for California communities.
Posted: Thu Jul 2, 2015 10:20AM
text Deal reached, Santa Clara County workers call off strike - by via SEIU 521
San Jose, Calif. – Hours before thousands of Santa Clara County workers were scheduled to walk off the job Tuesday, contract talks between Service Employees International Union Local 521 and the county produced a tentative agreement, and union leaders called off the 6 a.m. strike.
Posted: Wed Jul 1, 2015 9:14AM
image The U.S. Social Forum Puts San José on the Map of Social Change 120_ussf-sj-01.jpg original image ( 800x532) - by Sharat G. Lin
Another World is Possible! The United States Social Forum 2015 was held in San José at the end of June. A thousand activists from hundreds of organizations worked on strategies for necessary alternatives and system change.
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2015 5:03PM
calendar Roundtable supper talk with a 30 minute film afterwards - by David Giesen
street parklet at 629 Cortland Avenue San Francisco
Event Date:Tue Jun 30, 2015 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2015 11:53AM
image "SF Madness" Warriors' And SF Mayor Ed Lee Want Warrior's Stadium Right Next To Hospital 120_cna_nurses_protest_warrior_stadium.jpg original image ( 300x200) - by Labor Video Project
SF mayor Ed Lee and the Warrior management want to build a Golden State Warriors’ entertainment complex right next to the UCSF Mission Bay Children's Hospital. This in addition to the Giant's stadium means serious health and safety concerns say CNA nurses who spoke out.
Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 6:43PM
text Precarity in Paradise: the Barcelona model - by Peter Gelderloos, ROAR magazine, June 28,
This is particularly of interest in the context of a total lack of opposition to the end-stage tech-fueled gentrification of San Francisco.
Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 10:28AM
text Santa Clara County Workers Set Date to Strike: June 30 - by via SEIU 521
San Jose, Calif. – Members of Santa Clara County’s largest union workforce have overwhelmingly voted to go on an unfair practice strike on June 30. Service Employees International Union Local 521 members and community leaders addressed the reasons for the strike at a press conference today held at county headquarters. Workers voted to hold an “open-ended” strike with no end date.
Posted: Fri Jun 26, 2015 5:50PM
calendar San Francisco Living Wage Coalition Meeting - by Karl Kramer
Redstone Building, 2940 16th St, Room 301 (16th St. betw. Mission and South Van Ness) (#12, 14, 22 buses, or 16th St BART) Map of location: http://tinyurl.com/8wbvhbr
Event Date:Wed Jul 15, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 23, 2015 11:29PM
calendar Laborfest: Closing Party - Open Mic - by
ILWU Local 34 Hall, 801 Second St., San Francisco. Next to baseball stadium. Walk the one mile from Market on Second or on the Embarcadero to 801 Second Street or take public transportation: T or N train from Embarcadero Station to Second and King Station; 30 or 45 bus from Market and Fifth Streets (Powell Station) to end of line at Townsend between Fourth and Third, then walk one block to Second Street; 47 bus which starts at North Point at Fisherman’s Wharf, travels on Van Ness, 11th ...
Event Date:Fri Jul 31, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 8:25PM
calendar Laborfest: Mexico, NAFTA & Labor - by
518 Valencia - near 16th St., San Francisco. 16th St BART station.
Event Date:Thu Jul 30, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 8:22PM
calendar Laborfest: SF Housing Crisis & Labor - by
ILWU Local 34 Hall, 801 Second St., San Francisco. Next to baseball stadium. Walk the one mile from Market on Second or on the Embarcadero to 801 Second Street or take public transportation: T or N train from Embarcadero Station to Second and King Station; 30 or 45 bus from Market and Fifth Streets (Powell Station) to end of line at Townsend between Fourth and Third, then walk one block to Second Street; 47 bus which starts at North Point at Fisherman’s Wharf, travels on Van Ness, 11...
Event Date:Wed Jul 29, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 8:15PM
calendar Laborfest: Dramas: To The Bone & Harry Bridges Tribute - by
Tides Theatre- 533 Sutter (at Powell), San Francisco. Powell St BART/Muni Metro Station.
Event Date:Mon Jul 27, 2015 7:30PM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 8:11PM
calendar Laborfest: Architecture & SF Labor Social History - by
Meet at ILWU Sculpture at Mission and Steuart, San Francisco. Embarcadero BART/Muni Metro Station.
Event Date:Sun Jul 26, 2015 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 7:59PM
calendar Laborfest: WPA Berkeley Walk - by
Meet at The Main Berkeley Post Office - at corner of Milvia and Alston, Berkeley
Event Date:Sun Jul 26, 2015 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 7:55PM
calendar Laborfest: "World Factory” & Chinese Workers From Theater To Music - by
Stanford University - 450 Serra Mall, Stanford (Location of the room to be announced later)
Event Date:Sun Jul 26, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 7:50PM
calendar Laborfest: LaborTech Conference - by
Stanford University - 450 Serra Mall, Stanford
Event Date:Sun Jul 26, 2015 9:00AM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 7:46PM
calendar Laborfest: Puerto Rico & Labor Organizing - by
518 Valencia - near 16th St., San Francisco. 16th St BART station.
Event Date:Sat Jul 25, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2015 7:40PM

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