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AFM Local 47 2019 Holiday Concerts and Events

From holiday concerts to theme-park shows to stage plays, celebrate the season with the sweet sounds of AFM Local 47 musicians! For more information, see https://www.afm47.org/press/union-holiday-concerts/ The Magic Flute w/ LA OperaNov. 16 – Dec. 15, 2019Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles Frozen 2Nov. 21 – Dec. 15, 2019The El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood Six Flags Holiday […]

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Welcome Proterra to the Union Family!

United Steelworkers Local 675 has welcomed new sisters and brothers from Proterra! They are building the future of transportation with zero-emission buses and we are excited to welcome them into the LA labor family.

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Upcoming Actions

Mon, 25 Nov 2019: Amazon – Stop Hosting Hate Amazon provides web hosting for Palantir, a company that provides ICE with key software to gather and store data on undocumented immigrants. Amazon also provides web hosting to DHS and has tried selling its controversial facial recognition software, called Rekognition, to ICE. Join faith leaders and […]

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Reflecting On Proposition 187 – Rocio Richards, Teamsters Local 2010

​25 years ago, millions mobilized against the hatred and racism of Proposition 187. Students organized massive walkouts. Unions organized hundreds of thousands of Latino and Asian workers to stand up for their rights. Latino leaders of today were born in the crucible of the fight. On Saturday November 9th, let’s celebrate how far we’ve come […]

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Hundreds Rally with CWA in #FRONTIERFIGHT

Frontier Communications has been hurting the community and union members by outsourcing. On September 20, 2019, hundreds of supporters from labor and the community came together in Pomona, CA and rallied with Communications Workers of America, putting the pressure on Frontier Communications to uphold their promise of keeping and creating good American jobs. View photos […]

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Congratulations to UFCW on a Historic Win!

Congratulations to our union family of UFCW Locals 1442, 1428, 324 and 770 on their historic contract win. Through direct action, grocery workers won their most significant wage and benefit increase in over 30 years.  From day one, Los Angeles labor, and the community, stood side-by-side with the Grocery Workers of UFCW talking to their […]

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Labor Day 2019: Parade & Action

Kaiser Protest Shuts Down Sunset Blvd Thousands of healthcare workers, patients, and union members took to the streets on Labor Day, shutting down the intersection of Vermont Ave and Sunset Blvd in protest of Kaiser Permanente’s unfair labor practices and shift from prioritizing patients to profits and enriching top executives. Dozens were arrested in an […]

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Grocery Workers Keep Up the Pressure

Thank you to the hundreds of union members that have joined actions across L.A. County standing with the Grocery Workers of UFCW. Our movement is growing, but now is the time to keep up the pressure as negotiations continue. Join us at one of the actions below! Click the links for more information. Tuesday, August […]

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Workers’ Rights are International

Defending workers’ rights and improving working conditions are international issues. On August 5, 2019, we were visited by the Japanese Labor Delegation. Organizers and labor lawyers from Sapporo General Union and Labour Lawyers Association of Japan came to learn about the different strategies that the LA Fed and other labor organizations use to empower American […]

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UC-AFT Local 1990: Reinvigorated Post-Janus

by Daniel Schoorl, Vice-President, UC-AFT Local 1990  Like most Unions, we knew the impact of the Janus V. AFSCME decision and braced for the worst. But unlike the apocalyptic narrative given by the media, our union, the University Council – American Federation of Teachers (UC-AFT), is reinvigorated and stronger than ever.  On the day of […]

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