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Over 1,000 Attendees Attend MLK Labor Breakfast

Last Saturday, we held our annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Labor Breakfast that drew in a crowd of over 1,000 community leaders, labor leaders, and elected officials. This year’s keynote speaker was Vanita Gupta. As President of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, Vanita Gupta is carrying on the groundbreaking work she […]

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More Than 50 Advocates Keep ICE from Conducting Business as Usual

Huge victory for the Los Angeles Raids Rapid Response Network (RRRN)! The RRRN, made up of immigrant, civil, and human rights organizations, immigration attorneys, labor, and faith leaders monitored the parking lot at a 7-Eleven store in Koreatown since early morning on Tuesday, January 16. We were prepared to rally and denounce an ICE action, […]

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LA Times Journalists Vote to Unionize!

Votes have been tallied by the National Labor Relations Board, and for the first time in the paper’s 136-year history, the Los Angeles Times is a unionized newsroom! Workers voted overwhelmingly 248-44 to be represented by the NewsGuild-Communications Workers of America. Congratulations to the journalists and Organizing Committee, who have worked tirelessly on this effort […]

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Labor Stands Against 7-Eleven ICE Raids

The Los Angeles Labor Movement is proud to stand with all workers, regardless of race, background, or citizenship status. News reports of nationwide immigration enforcement raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers at more than one hundred 7-Eleven stores, including some in Southern California, is troubling and not conducive to our beliefs of inclusivity, justice, […]

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No Room for White Supremacists in California

A BIG congratulations to our sisters and brothers in the Southeast who prevented white supremacist groups from putting a measure on the Cudahy ballot that would have bankrupt the city for trying to protect immigrant families. The labor and community coalition knocked on doors, made phone calls, came out to community events, and helped activate […]

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Workers Stand With LA Times Journalists

Workers across Los Angeles stand with the L.A. Times Guild, as journalists voted for a collective voice on the job last week. Best of luck to these workers on this historic moment for the Los Angeles Times newsroom! Votes will be tallied on January 19. #UnionYes

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FAILED.

On behalf of the Los Angeles Labor Movement, HUGE congratulations to everyone who took part in protecting our healthcare. Every rally you took part in, every call to your representative, and every conversation you had made a difference and impacted the lives of millions of Americans. This significant victory shows the power of working people […]

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Two Santa Monica Hotels Win Union Recognition

Last week, workers from the Courtyard Marriott Santa Monica and the Hampton Inn Santa Monica won union recognition and will be represented by UNITE HERE Local 11. Each hotel has 35 workers who will join the union. The hotel management, the union, and the Hospitality Training Academy (HTA) also had a breakthrough success on local […]

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Cesar Chavez Resist Trump Thunderclap

Thousands of farm workers will lead the resistance to Donald Trump’s anti-immigrant policies by staging marches organized by the United Farm Workers around Cesar Chavez’s March 31 birthday in at least 10 rural communities—most of which backed Trump—across CA, TX and WA. Many will be marching against the Trump immigration agenda carrying “We Feed You” […]

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Workers Rights’ Are on the Line!

Right now, Congress is working on the most extreme union-busting bills we’ve seen yet. These attacks focus on official time, one of the core union rights that federal working people use to help employees get fair representation and work with management to provide the best service possible to the American public. Anti-government employee lawmakers are […]

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