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image UPS Deaths & Suicide In SF & Debs Film-American Socialist: The Life and Times of Debs 480_ups_memorial_in_front_of_ups_1.jpg by Pacifica KPFA WorkWeek Radio
The murders and suicide at the USP facility in San Francisco took place in a background of increasing overtime and stress in the workplace. This program looks at the conditions at the UPS and other facilities. The program also discusses the new film American Socialist: The Life and Times of Eugene Victor Debs....
Posted: Sun Jun 25, 2017 11:19AM
image Queer resistance projects in the streets on Pride weekend 480_img_20170623_212257336_1.jpg by #queerresistance
Street projectionists descend on San Francisco over Pride weekend to share messages of resistance. Events will be ongoing throughout the weekend in Civic Center, the Castro and Mission neighborhoods. No pride in corporate exploitation. No pride in state violence and incarceration. No pride in evictions and displacement. Stonewall was a riot! #QueerResistance...
Posted: Sat Jun 24, 2017 8:54AM
image Corrupt BAAQMD Executives Stall Caps On Bay Area Air Pollution With Last Minute Proposal 480_baaqmd_refineries_caps_not_coughs6-21-17__1.jpg by Labor Video Project
The Bay Air Quality Management Management District executives at the last minute made proposals at the June 21, 2017 meeting to increase the level of pollutants by 25% in response to a policy to cap emissions. The BAAQMD management has previously bullied and fired two whistleblowers who were trying to stop the destruction of pollution records by the agency....
Posted: Fri Jun 23, 2017 4:36AM
image Nude Summer of Love Continues 480_aaaaaa_1.jpg by Gypsy Taub
Nude Summer of Love Parade took place on May 20 and will continue this Sunday, June 25th at the Gay Pride Parade. We had 60 nude participants and the Dutch Public Broadcast TV filmed the parade for a documentary about the Summer of Love that will air in Holland this summer. We will continue the celebration of the hippie revolution and body freedom at the Gay Pride Parade this Sunday. Video 7 min...
Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2017 2:00AM
image Free Hugo & Free Rodrigo: IUPAT & Unionists Rally & Protest ICE In SF 480_painters_hugo_rally_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
IUAPT Painters and other unionists and supporters of immigrant rights rallied on June 20, 2017 at the SF ICE building to demand the release of Hugo Meijia Murguila who is a member of IUPAT and Rodrigo Nunez of UBC Local 713...
Posted: Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:51PM
image "Binding Right with Might: The Great UK Bookbinding Strike of 1786" Talk by Dominic Riley 480_uk_bindery_workers_strike_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Master bookbinder Dominic Riley talks about the 1786 strike of UK bookbinders for a shorter workweek and also the role of anti-labor laws like the "combination law"...
Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:39AM
calendar Free Our Brothers: Painters Local 83 & UBC 713 Protest ICE Arrests & Want Their Release 480_dominguez_family_1.jpg by Free Hugo & Rodrigo Committee
ICE SF Immigration Court ~ 630 Samsome St, SF...
Event Date: Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Jun 15, 2017 1:49PM
calendar Ban the Bomb Rally San Francisco by Betty Traynor - WILPF
50 UN Plaza, San Francisco, between Hyde and Leavenworth near Market Street, next to the UN Plaza fountain...
Event Date: Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2017 5:58PM
image The McCoppin Sewar-Another SF fail? 480_img_0234_1.jpg by D. Boyer
The McCoppin hub is still in a state of neglect after it was fenced off in February 2017....
Posted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:43PM
image LaborFest 2017 FilmWorks United Schedule 480_ludlow_child_miners.jpg by LaborFest
This is the schedule of LaborFest FilmWorks United 2017...
Posted: Sat Jun 10, 2017 9:10AM
video Police Brutality Victims Printed in Chalk in Front of SF Friends School. (video/mp4 44.3mb) by D. Boyer
2016 police brutality victims printed in chalk on sidewalk in the Mission....
Posted: Fri Jun 9, 2017 4:42PM
image "US Uniting Against Warf" Jeremy Corbyn on 10/20/07 at SF ILWU Local 10 480_ilwu_mayday2008-1_1.jpg by Transport Workers Solidarity Committee
On 10/20/07 a Labor Conference Against The War was held at ILWU Local 10 and Jeremy Corbyn who was against the war and a UK MP spoke to the conference along with former UK RMT president Bob Crow. Also Jeremy Corbyn returned to ILWU Local 10 on December 27, 2016....
Posted: Fri Jun 9, 2017 11:02AM
image Bay Area Air Quality Under Threat & the Fired Whistleblowers at BAAQMD 480_oil_refinery_pollution_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Health and safety advocates spoke at a meeting in San Francisco to discuss the role of the Bay Area Air Quality Control District managers. They reported on the failure of the agency to protect the community and public from dangerous toxins in the air. They also supported the whistleblowers at the District who have been fired for protesting the destruction of documents by the executives. The California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has refused to launch an investigation of these criminal ac...
Posted: Mon Jun 5, 2017 8:12PM
image KQED: It’s time to Respect your workers 480_cwa_nabet51_kqed_sticker5-23-17_1.jpg by CWA NABET 51
KQED Management and CEO James Boland is attacking the workers who are members of CWA NABET 51....
Posted: Wed May 24, 2017 8:35AM
image SF Solidarity For Turkey Teachers Nuriye Gülmen & Semih Özakça On Hunger Strike in Ankara 480_turkey_nuriye_g__lmen_and_semih___zak__a___1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A solidarity rally was held in San Francisco on May 21, 2017 for two teachers Nuriye Gülmen & Semih Özakça who have been on hunger strike for 10 weeks. On the next day the government police arrested both of them....
Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 3:04PM
image SF HERE Hotel Workers Shut It Down In 1980 "Union Town” 480_unite-here2_zim_s_picket_line_1979_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Two films from the organizing of the HERE Local 2 between 1997 when the rank and file organized a strike at the Zim's Restaurant chain and the 1980 hotel workers strike. These two struggles the rank and file had tremendous power in the local and it was put under a trusteeship by the International to shutdown the strike....
Posted: Sun May 21, 2017 9:02PM
calendar Bay Area Mesopotamia Solidarity Committee (BAMSC) to Stage 24-hour Hunger Strike by BAMSC
Powell Bart Station in San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun May 21, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Sat May 20, 2017 7:02PM
image CWA AT&T Workers Strike Mobility In SF: $21 K an Hour For CEO $16 An Hour For Workers 480_cwa_at_t_mobility_strike_with_child_bullhorn5-19-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
21,000 AT&T CWA workers strike on May 19, 2017 for a contract that would protect their living standards and against outsourcing and degradation of jobs. Mobility workers make $16.00 an hour while the CEO Randall L. Stephenson make $21,000 an hour or more than $28 million a year....
Posted: Fri May 19, 2017 5:10PM
image Arrest UC Pres. Napolitano! UC Workers/Students Protest Corruption, Privatization & Fees 480_uc_regents_executives_out_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Dozens of UC students and workers from throughout the California protested at the UC Regents meeting on May 17, 2017 over the corruption scandal and cover-up of $175 million by UC President Janet Napolitano and UC executives. Workers are demanding her resignation and also a stop to union busting, outsourcing and privatization...
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 6:46PM
image UC UAW 2865 Calls For Resignation of UC Pres Janet Napolitano "we support ...resignation" 480_napolitano_janet_clinton_30565642382_1.jpg by UAW 2865
UAW 2865 UC which represents graduate students at all UC campuses is calling for the resignation of UC Pres Janet Napolitano for hiding a slush fund...
Posted: Tue May 16, 2017 4:36PM