Sisters and Brothers – On behalf of the Los Angeles Labor Movement, we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! We are thankful for another year of hard-earned victories, and we give special thanks to our incredible coalition partners and activists who came together to pass Proposition JJJ on November 8. With our collective work, thousands of […]
In light of the questions our community has had around immigration following the emergence of President-Elect Trump, the National Immigration Law Center created this FAQ sheet about DACA:
Hundreds of skilled trade workers represented by the Teamsters across UCLA and UC San Diego went on strike this week. The skilled trades workers were striking over the University’s refusal to negotiate over back wages and the UC’s numerous violations of state labor law. The workers are paid below prevailing wage by as much as […]
Sisters and Brothers – This week has been bittersweet. We won Proposition JJJ for good jobs and affordable housing, Proposition 55 for a quality education for our kids, Measure M for a bigger, better transit system and Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger for County Supervisor. But, we came up short in the big one. As […]
We’re burning the midnight oil, and we need your help this weekend to Get-Out-The-Vote!
We have big decisions to make on Tuesday, November 8, not the least of which is Proposition JJJ. A YES vote means better jobs and more affordable housing in the City of Los Angeles. Here are three things you can do to make your voice heard:
SAG-AFTRA members tried for more than 19 months to negotiate a new deal with employers in the video game industry. Meanwhile, performers have been governed by the more than two-decade old contract still in place. That has left voice actors without the protections necessary to work in the modern video game industry.
Port drivers and warehouse workers from Cal Cartage and Intermodal Bridge Transport, who move cargo for Target, Michael Kors, and the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) demand an end to wage theft and misclassification at the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles.
It’s that time. We’re nearing the final countdown to talk to voters before Election Day. From here on out, every day, hour, and minute matters!
The LA Fed supports progressive leaders and initiatives that address the urgent concerns of our community. Here, you will find the candidates and ballot measures that are the best choices for working people: http://thelafed.org/voter-guide/.