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LA UNIONS CONDEMN LAWSUIT BY POSTMATES & UBER, COMMIT TO PROTECT AB5 LAW

Statement by Los Angeles County Federation of Labor President Ron Herrera AB5 is a historic legislation addressing the growing problem of misclassification and wage theft by wealthy corporations who pay substandard wages and no social security benefits for employees. But instead of following the law and helping their workers, gig corporations have spent tens of […]

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Union Members Repair Shelter for Migrant Families in Tijuana

A delegation made up of Roofers Local 36, the LA Fed, and St. John’s traveled down to Tijuana, on Saturday, December 14 assisting migrant families seeking shelter at Templo Embajadores de Jesus, one of the biggest family shelters in Tijuana.  “Due to severe rainfall, the conditions of the shelters were not good. We were able to put […]

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Amazon, Stop Hosting Hate

On Monday, November 25, 2019, clergy, activists, labor, and community marched on the Amazon store at Westfield Century City mall calling on Amazon to stop hosting and profiting from companies like Palantir, the invisible backbone of ICE raids and detention. Over ten activists were arrested during a sit-in inside the store. For video of the […]

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We Are CA: 25 Years Beyond Prop 187 Wrap-Up

Over 1,200 members of the Los Angeles labor community came to commemorate the fight against Prop 187 at the We Are CA event on Saturday, November 9! Thank you to everyone who was able to join us for good food, good music, and a great time. Read more about the event at https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-11-09/prop-187-anniversary-commemoration

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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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Los Angeles Labor Thanks Senator Harris on Her Presidential Run

Written by Ron Herrera, President of Los Angeles County Federation of Labor.As published on Medium. The Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, representing over 300 labor unions, will continue to work with CA Senator Kamala Harris in the fights ahead. Earlier today, California Senator Kamala Harris announced the suspension of her presidential campaign. While we […]

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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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