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"Outsourced" UCSF Tech Workers And CWA UPTE Unionists Protest Outsourcing Of Public Worker Jobs
UCSF Bosses and UC Regents and UC President Napolitano are outsourcing high tech jobs at UCSF for more profits. Governor Jerry Brown and his appointments on the Regents are using H1B workers to outsource US jobs from a public university....
Posted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:22PM
Improbable Partners Tech and Social Justice Advocates Rally Against Trump
Today, in partnership, left wing activists and tech employees staged an alliance against White House policies. Tech Stands Up organized a rally in Palo Alto attended by hundreds of people....
Posted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 9:34PM
Turkey AKP Erdogan's Ally & Ex-Family Minister Sema Ramazanoğlu Cancels Speech in Bay Area
The AKP Erdogan government sent former Family & Social Policies minister Sema Ramazanoğlu to the bay area to rally supporters in the upcoming election to give more dictatorial power to his government. After protests at a hotel and attempted move to a local area masque she was forced to cancel the speaking event. She was charged with covering up rapes at a government funded religious school and defended the people in charge of the school. Other AKP politicians have been banned from many Europe...
Posted: Mon Mar 13, 2017 9:29AM
Defend The Spanish Wharfies-Solidarity Rally At Spanish Consulate in SF
A solidarity rally was held in San Francisco in solidarity with the Spanish dockers who face a union busting deregulation attack by the EC, EU and Spanish government. It was part of an international day of action....
Posted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:04PM
Downtown Streets Blocked in Santa Cruz During International Women's Day Strike
On March 8, striking community members marched through downtown Santa Cruz in solidarity with Women's Strikes organized around the world on International Women's Day as a follow up to the massive Women's Marches held on January 21, 2017, the day after the Inauguration of Trump. [Top photo: Marching down Pacific Avenue in Santa Cruz. Scroll down for more photos.]...
Posted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 6:44PM
Lyft Drivers Fed Up And Angry Against Settlement Deal In SF
Lyft drivers spoke out in San Francisco against a compromise settlement with Lyft. Driver said it would keep them poor and independent contractors allowing further destruction of their living conditions....
Posted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:09AM
Women Stand Up And Speak Out On 2017 Women's Day In SF-Defend Women And Worker Rights
Hundreds of women joined together in San Francisco to defend women and worker rights. They attacked racist attacks on immigrants and the militarization pushed by the capitalists....
Posted: Wed Mar 8, 2017 5:08PM
Santa Cruz Safeway: Remove Driscoll's Berries!
In solidarity with farmworkers in San Quintín, Mexico who are fighting for union contracts, we are asking Safeway in Santa Cruz to discontinue carrying Driscoll's....
Posted: Wed Mar 8, 2017 3:47PM
US-Mexico Workers Solidarity March & Action On 3/5/17 For Driscoll's Agricultural Work
Mexican and US trade unionists, youth and human rights advocates rallied on both sides of the border in San Ysidro and Tijuana in opposition to union busting, NAFTA and the racist wall and ICE attacks on Latinos and immigrant workers....
Posted: Mon Mar 6, 2017 8:33PM
Strike & Dig at UC Gill Tract Community Farm
UC Gill Tract Community Farm is in Berkeley on San Pablo Ave, at the intersection with Marin...
Event Date: Wed Mar 8, 2017 9:30AM
Posted: Mon Mar 6, 2017 11:50AM
Workers & Environmentalists Demand BAAQMD Executives Be Prosecuted For Destroying Records
Workers and environmentalists called for the investigation and prosecution of BAAQMD executives and top managers for retaliating against Michael Bachmann, mangers for records and Sarah Steel for their reporting the destruction of critical records....
Posted: Thu Mar 2, 2017 11:09PM
International Women's Day: Women's Strike, Rally, Speakout - Oakland
Oscar Grant Plaza, 14th & Broadway, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Mar 8, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Thu Mar 2, 2017 6:59PM
UCSF Tech Workers And CWA UPTE Unionists Protest Outsourcing Of Public Worker Jobs
UCSF tech workers were outsourced to India and H-1B immigrants were used by the UCSF bosses and regents to train their replacements. Workers said that Diane Feinstein and Regents along with the Democratic party which controls California were directly responsible for their outsourcing....
Posted: Thu Mar 2, 2017 9:28AM
International Women's Day Strike! - Santa Cruz
Louden Nelson Community Center 301 Center St, Santa Cruz, California 95060...
Event Date: Wed Mar 8, 2017 9:30AM
Posted: Wed Mar 1, 2017 6:34PM
UCSF Trump Voter Layed Off In UC Outsourcing Of Tech Jobs "Enough Is Enough"
UCSF Tech workers talk about their layoff. One worker talks about why he voted for Trump and the role of the Democratic party politicians that control California....
Posted: Tue Feb 28, 2017 4:55PM
Rehire Daz Lamparadas Now! Stop Discrimination & Union Busting by SEIU 1021 Management
A rally was held on February 25, 2017 at SEIU 1021 offices in San Francisco to protest the discriminatory firing of long time union representative Daz Lamparadas. Lamparadas is challenging his discharge and charges that the SEIU 1021 management is violating union procedures and principles....
Posted: Sun Feb 26, 2017 10:34PM
San Francisco ILWU Local 10 Honors Herb Mills Secretary Treasurer Retired
ILWU Local 10 in San Francisco honored retired Herb Mills who was the former Secretary Treasurer and historian and writer....
Posted: Fri Feb 24, 2017 12:08PM
BA Air Quality Management District Employees Fired For Exposing Destruction of Records
Two employees Michael Bachmann and Sarah Steele of the Bay Area Air Quality Management District charged that they were fired after they blew the whistle on the agency's managers who were ordering legal and agency documents destroyed....
Posted: Thu Feb 23, 2017 2:15AM
CWA AT&T Mobility Workers National Day Of Action-Time To Fight Telecom Bosses!
A national day of action was held by AT&T and Mobility workers who are fighting against concessions and for a contract. The company is demanding more concessions and cost shifting for workers as well as fighting unionization at DirectTV....
Posted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 1:15PM
SF Cover-up Blows Up At Superfund Hunters Point Naval Shipyard "Clean-up" Meeting
At a meeting at San Francisco Hunters Point superfund site, the US Navy, EPA, California Department of Toxic Substances and San Francisco Department of Public Health tried to explain what they are doing about the systemic falsification of testing at the highly contaminated site. There has been on Federal, state or local criminal investigation of the intimidation, workplace bullying and termination of health and safety testers and whistleblowers at Test America and Tetra Tech. The US Navy also...
Posted: Thu Feb 9, 2017 10:58AM