Help Us Fight Hunger

Date: Mon, 15 May 2017

During the summer months, free and reduced school lunch programs are not readily available to the children who need them the most. Join us as we help sort food collected from the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. We set a national record last year with more than 1.5 million pounds of food collected and […]

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A Summer to Remember

Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2017

Know any high school students looking for plans this summer? The Miguel Contreras Foundation’s Summer for the People is a FREE five-week summer program for 40 high school students. Students from all schools are welcome to participate. To apply, click here to fill out the application. Become a creative change maker, explore Los Angeles, and […]

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Port Drivers on Strike!

Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2017

Over the past ten years, corporations have illegally misclassified workers as independent contractors to lower wages, avoid paying benefits, evade laws that provide protections on the job, and shift risks and business expenses onto employees. But despite hundreds of rulings of misclassification awarding drivers more than $36 million, the illegal scheme continues to dominate trucking […]

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Enjoy the Warm Weather With a Summer Garden Party

Date: Sat, 15 Jul 2017

Join Labor United for Universal Healthcare for its 2017 Summer Garden Party: Healthcare at the Crossroads on July 15, from 3 to 5 p.m., at the home of Cynthia Anderson-Barker and Tim Barker in Westwood/Century City. This year’s honorees are: Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) was elected in November 2012 to represent the Southeast Los […]

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Electric Bus Manufacturer, Labor, and Community Groups Sign Landmark Agreement

Date: Mon, 17 Jul 2017

Join us on Monday, July 17, for a press conference to announce the landmark signing of a Community Benefits Agreement between bus manufacturer BYD, the Jobs to Move America coalition, and the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers Union (SMART) Local 105, followed by a signing ceremony of the agreement. This […]

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Rally for a Better Contract!

Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2017

Security Officers have been in negotiations for a new contract since March. The members have responded and are ready to win! If you think Security is NOT a minimum wage job, come join us on Wednesday, July 26. DETAILS: What: Rally for a Better Contract When: Wednesday, July 26 Where: 11 a.m. – Buses will […]

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Join Us at the Ballpark!

Date: Fri, 11 Aug 2017

Join the LA Fed and Labor 411 for Union Night at Dodger Stadium as the Dodgers face the San Diego Padres. We will also be honoring graduates from our Second Chance Bootcamp. You don’t want to miss this! Click here to buy tickets. DETAILS: What: Union Night at Dodger Stadium When: Friday, August 11, at […]

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Labor Studies 105: Grievance Handling Skills

Date: Sat, 19 Aug 2017

Labor Studies 105 (Sec. 0440) 1 Unit of College Credit: Grievance Handling Skills When: August 19 & 20, 2017 (Saturday & Sunday) 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Where: Los Angeles Trade-Technical College Magnolia Hall Room 308 Instructor: Lou Zigman, Arbitrator Thought Provoking Entertaining Essential for Union Reps and Activists A powerful tool in defending members […]

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Labor Studies 125: Labor Arbitration

Date: Sat, 09 Sep 2017

Labor Studies 125 (Class 27216) 1 Unit of College Credit: Labor Arbitration When: September 9 & 16, 2017 (Saturdays) 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Where: Los Angeles Trade-Technical College Aspen Hall Room 221 Instructor: Lou Zigman, Arbitrator There’s a lot at stake when a grievance goes to arbitration, both for individual union members and for […]

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Delegates Meeting: Sept. 18

Date: Mon, 18 Sep 2017

Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: IATSE Local 80 2520 W. Olive Ave Burbank, CA 91505

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