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imageRegarding Postmaster General DeJoy Temporarily Suspending Some Recent Policy Decisions
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by In SF Bay Area Protesters Say It's Not Enough, Hit the Streets
Despite limited concessions by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy after a public outcry against mail delaying tactics, community members and postal workers rallied to demand that Congress save the US Postal Service in protests across the US. Of course the San Francisco Bay Area was no exception. On August 19, APWU National President Mark Dimondstein issued a statement saying why concessions made to assuage concerned Americans are not enough....
Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 3:38PM
imageCar Caravan in Fresno Promotes Equity
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by Peter Maiden
In Fresno on Monday, August 24 Cars were decorated with signs promoting equity through taxing millionaires and billionaires. They then drove in a caravan through the city....
Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2020 10:56PM
imageSF Postal Workers in "US Mail Not For Sale" Rally
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Nationwide protests called by APWU and NACL in response to Trump's attack on the US postal system....
Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:44PM
imageDeJoy Resign! SF Postal Workers/Supporters Of USPO Protest Privatization & Attacks
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by Labor Video Project
Postal workers from APWU SF and the Mail Handlers as well as supporters of the US Post office rallied in San Francisco against the shutdown of postal sorting machines and the continued privatization of the public services that also threatens a democratic election. The rally took place on August 25, 2020 as part of a national day of action to protect the post office....
Posted: Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:43PM
imageProsecute UBER CEO Dara Khosrawshahi For Failure To Provide Workers Compensation
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by Steve Zelzter / Edward Escobar
Uber Must Provide It's Drivers Required Workers Safety Net NOW - Prosecute UBER CEO. Despite the passage of AB5, UBER refuses to follow the law and is appealing it in the courts to stall compliance....
Posted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 8:59AM
imageDon't Throw Us Under The Bus! SMART 1741 SF School Bus Drivers Fight For Healthcare
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by Labor Video Project
The San Francisco Unified School District Superintendent Vincent Matthews and the SFUSD school board are taking away healthcare benefits from the SMART 1741 school bus drivers and union members protested on 8/20/20...
Posted: Fri Aug 21, 2020 4:54PM
image"Pay Us Benefits" & "No On Prop 22" Uber Workers Protest at SF Uber World HQ
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by Labor Video Project
Uber and Lyft workers and supporters protested at the UBER World Headquarters to demand worker benefits and also to oppose Proposition 22 which would undermine AB5 which forces ridedshare companies to pay workers comp, disability and social security,...
Posted: Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:16PM
imageSMART Local 1741 School Bus Drivers Rally At SF City Hall For Justice
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by SMART Local 1741
SMART 1741 School bus drivers will be protesting against their layoffs, cuts in medical benefits and privatization...
Posted: Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:54PM
imageGiants and Warriors Workers Rally at Ballpark
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by Marc Norton
Giants and Warriors workers rallied at the Giants ballpark on Friday, August 14. The Giants have lost 13 out of 19 games since the Giants fired their concession workers....
Posted: Mon Aug 17, 2020 9:38AM
image"They're Trying To Boot Us Out" Unite-Here 2 Concession Workers Protest Owner Of Giants
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by LaborVideo Project
Hundreds of Giants Unite Here Local 2 concession workers protested the union busting tactics of Giant's billionaire owner Howard Johnson....
Posted: Fri Aug 14, 2020 10:39PM
imageFired UCSC Grad Students Win Their Jobs Back
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by Direct Action
The COLA movement shows that when we fight we win! Our wildcat strike has made concrete gains for grad student-workers, including a $2,500 annual housing stipend and 5 years of guaranteed TAships or other funding. Let this win motivate us in our fight for justice in higher education!...
Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:19PM
calendarRally & March to Slash SFPD's Stash by Slash SFPD's Stash
Gather at Civic Center Plaza in front of SF City Hall March to 850 Bryant...
Event Date: Fri Aug 21, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:27PM
calendarGiants and Warriors Workers Fight Back
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by Marc Norton
Willie Mays statue, 3rd and King Streets, Giants ballpark (Oracle Park)...
Event Date: Fri Aug 14, 2020 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 9, 2020 10:03PM
imageGiants and Warriors Give their Workers the Boot
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by Marc Norton
While loudly proclaiming support for BLACK LIVES MATTER, the Giants and Warriors fired 2,154 largely Black, Latino and Asian concession workers last week....
Posted: Thu Aug 6, 2020 3:43PM
imageHunger Striker At KPFA Calls For More Programming On Testing/tracing & Worker Safety
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by Labor Video Project
An artist and KPFA member John Sheridan spoke out in front of KPFA about the need to have more programming on the need for mass testing and tracing to stop the pandemic...
Posted: Wed Aug 5, 2020 9:32PM
imageConnecting Dots! GAP Fisher Family Attacks ILWU & SF Malcom X Academy With A KIPP Charter
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by Labor Video Project
ILWU members, other unionists and supporters of public education rallied in San Francisco on August 1, 2020 at the GAP corporate headquarters. They spoke against GAP & A's owner John Fisher's plan to privatize the Howard Terminal in the Port of Oakland and and against the efforts of Doris Fisher, John's mother to bust up the SF public school Malcom X Academy in Bayview Hunters Point. SF KIPP which she runs has sued the SFUSD to allow the KIPP school to grab more rooms from Malcom X Academ...
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 6:37PM
calendarRally and March for the UCSC 41
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by UC Student Workers UAW 2865 Santa Cruz
UC Santa Cruz 1156 High St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Mon Aug 3, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 10:10AM
imageShut It Down! Workers Shut Amazon DSF4 For Health/Safety & Living Wages
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by Labor Video Project
Amazonians and workers shutdown the Amazon DSF4 warehouse on August 1, 2020 to protest the lack of health and safety and slave labor wages...
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 9:55AM
image"We're With Katy" Rally To Protest Firing Of ILWU 6 VCA-Mars Unionist Katy Bradley
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by Labor Video Project
A rally was held on 7/30/20 to protest the firing and union busting tactic of VCA-Mars who fired ILWU Local 6 negotiating committee member Katy Bradley...
Posted: Fri Jul 31, 2020 9:56AM
image"We Mean Business" SF Unionists Protest SF POA & Demand Defunding of Police/Militarization
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by Labor Video Project
San Francisco trade unionists protested at the office of the San Francisco Police Association POA to defend the police and stop militarization and police terror....
Posted: Mon Jul 27, 2020 4:54PM