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image UCSF Outsourcing Tech Jobs And Brazilian Labor Struggles 480_brazil_rehire_the_transit_workers_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio looks at the outsourcing of tech jobs at UCSF and how it affects the workers and public. It also looks at the economic and political crisis in Brazil and the role of the unions including the independent trade union federation CSP Conlutas....
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:15PM
calendar El Pueblo Unido / People's March - Santa Rosa by Elizabeth Montgomery
Roseland Plaza by the Dollar Tree on Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa...
Event Date: Sat Apr 29, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:23AM
image Korean Labor And The Impeachment & BAAQMD Retaliation And Document Destruction 480_korea_railway_workers_union_krwu_leaders_jailed_1.jpg by KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek Radio
WorkWeek radio looks at the affect on Korean workers after the impeachment of Korean President Park Geun Hye and looks at the destruction of documents at the Bay Area Air Quality Management Board and the termination of two whistleblowers...
Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 5:07PM
text For an Unconditional Basic Income by Thomas Straubhaar
The basic income corrects the distribution effects of the labor market. It takes something from the higher paid to give to those who earn little or nothing. A leftist fights for a just social system. Robots and artificial intelligence replace human labor. Fears of changes should be confronted with a basic security....
Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 4:05AM
image "Outsourced" UCSF Tech Workers And CWA UPTE Unionists Protest Outsourcing Of Public Worker Jobs 480_ucsf_it_layed_off_workers_saying_good_by_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
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
calendar SF Rally on International Day of Solidarity to Defend 13 Indian Maruti-Suzuki Auto Workers 480_india_workers-in-maruti-manesar-strike_1.jpg by United Public Workers For Action
San Francisco Indian Consulate 540 Arguello Blvd,/Geary St. San Francisco, CA 94118...
Event Date: Tue Mar 21, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2017 8:50PM
image Improbable Partners Tech and Social Justice Advocates Rally Against Trump 480_tech_arturo_1.jpg by Action League
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
image Turkey AKP Erdogan's Ally & Ex-Family Minister Sema Ramazanoğlu Cancels Speech in Bay Area turkey_sema_ramazano__lu_.jpeg by Labor Video Project
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
calendar South SF Protest Of Turkey Education Privatizer Ex-AKP Turkish Family Minister 480_turkey_kurdish_teachers_and_children_protest_gov_attacks_1.jpg by Solidarity Committee With People Of Turkey
Best Western Plus Grosvenor Airport Hotel in South San Francisco 380 S Airport Blvd South San Francisco, CA 94080...
Event Date: Sun Mar 12, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 11:51AM
calendar NALC 214 Picket Against Workplace Bullying, Discrimination and Wage Theft 480_nalc214_sf_stop_attacking_our_steward10-17-16_1.jpg by NALC 2014
Parkside Post Office Station 1800 Taraval Street, San Francisco’s Sunset District San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Mar 17, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Sat Mar 11, 2017 12:03PM
image Defend The Spanish Wharfies-Solidarity Rally At Spanish Consulate in SF 480_spanish_consulate_protest1_3-10-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
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
image Downtown Streets Blocked in Santa Cruz During International Women's Day Strike 480_international-womens-day-strike-santa-cruz-2017-1-pacific-avenue-downtown_1.jpg by Alex Darocy
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
image Lyft Drivers Fed Up And Angry Against Settlement Deal In SF 480_lyft_workers_protest_deal3-9-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
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
image Women Stand Up And Speak Out On 2017 Women's Day In SF-Defend Women And Worker Rights 480_womens_day_sf3-8-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
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
calendar Lyft Drivers In SF To Protest $27 Million Settlement by The ALLIANCE for Independent Workers
SF US Federal Building 450 Golden Gate Ave. SF...
Event Date: Thu Mar 9, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Mar 8, 2017 4:23PM
image Santa Cruz Safeway: Remove Driscoll's Berries! 480_boycott-driscolls-solidarity_1.jpg by Boycott Driscoll's
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
calendar Defend Public Education Now meeting 480_wccusd_not_for_sale_1.jpg by Defend Public Education Now Richmond
Richmond Public Library 325 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA 94804...
Event Date: Fri Mar 17, 2017 4:30PM
Posted: Tue Mar 7, 2017 7:50PM
calendar Our Bay Area Air Quality Under Threat & the Fired Whistleblowers at BAAQMD 480_chevron_richmond_refinery_fire_1.jpg by United Public Workers For Action
San Francisco Main Library Latino Room Lower Level 100 Larkin St./8th and Market Civic Center BART Station San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Mar 19, 2017 1:30PM
Posted: Tue Mar 7, 2017 3:51PM
text Unemployment and Inequality by oekom.de
"The past will devou8r the future" if there is no radical change of direction in economic development. That is Thomas Piketty's prediction. Piketty sees the solution in a global capital tax or wealth tas....
Posted: Tue Mar 7, 2017 7:20AM
image US-Mexico Workers Solidarity March & Action On 3/5/17 For Driscoll's Agricultural Work 480_border_protest_at_gate3-5-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
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