Events

Panel to End Double Standards for Fire Mechanics, October 4 @ 6 PM

Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

LA County Fire Mechanics have high exposure to the same toxins as firefighters, yet do not have any of the same legal protections. What can be done? Join us to find out more. Fire service workers are more likely to be diagnosed with cancer. And they are more likely to die from it. AFSCME Local […]

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This October, stand with UC Librarians and Students

Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

UC-AFT Librarians are fighting at the bargaining table for Academic Freedom in teaching, scholarship, and research. Sign this petition to support students. University of California Librarians who have chosen to form a strong union with the American Federation of Teachers are collectively bargaining for Academic Freedom in teaching, scholarship, and research. UC negotiators are saying, “No.” […]

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Join Carwash Workers on the Picket Line, October 19 @ 10 AM

Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

Workers at PlayaVista CarCare have organized for more predictable scheduling and the elimination of unpaid wait times. But Management is violating the law. Workers are asking for the support of their Sisters and Brothers in Labor, as well as the support of partners, allies, and community members as they walk the picket line on October […]

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Join the Fight to Keep St Vincent’s Hospital Open, October 12 @ 7 AM

Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

Verity Health Care System the owner of Saint Vincent’s Medical Center has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. CNA Nurses are fighting to keep the hospital open and retain current patient services. Nursing professionals, who have chosen to form a strong union with CNA, are launching an informational picket to notify patients and community members on 10/12. Join […]

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Labor 411 BBQ & Power Shift Panel Discussion & Book Signing

Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

On Monday, October 15th, enjoy burgers, hot dogs, and all the fixings and join us at IATSE 80 at 6 PM for a panel discussion regarding the book, Power Shift, and the critical role organized labor and workers seeking to form unions played in our past, and will play in our future. What: Labor 411 […]

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Stand United With LA County Nurses on 10/24 @ sunrise

Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

LA County RNs, who have chosen to form strong union with SEIU 721, are escalating their fight for patient safety by holding an Unfair Labor Practice Strike Authorization vote! WHAT: Countywide LA Nurses Rally for Patients & ULP Strike Authorization Vote WHEN: Wednesday, October 24, 5:30 – 8:30 AM WHERE: LAC+USC -Marengo Street Steps Harbor […]

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Veterans’ Day Breakfast – Friday, November 9th @ 10 AM

Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018

On Friday, November 9th please join us at Bob Hope Patriotic Hall for our Fourth Annual Veterans’ Day Breakfast honoring our Sisters and Brothers who served. We’ll hear first-hand accounts from our nation’s heroes, and talk about how to show respect and reverence for their contributions, by ensuring that current and future veterans can convert […]

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Ready to Organize!

Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018

Right-to-work is upon us, but we’re ready to organize. On July 17, the LA Fed is offering a training by Richard McCracken, General Counsel to UNITE HERE, focused on out-organizing right-to-work proponents. Join the training to see how our Sisters and Brothers in Nevada are successfully fighting back. Click here to download and share the […]

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Long Beach Transit Supervisors Need Our Support

Date: Mon, 23 Jul 2018

Long Beach Transit Supervisors need our support on July 23! They have been in negotiations for their landmark first union contract for two years, yet management simply refuses to make reasonable compromises. These workers have no pension security, no financial security, no binding arbitration or due process, and no layoff protections. They are compensated substantially […]

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Join Labor for the Next Organizing Training and Drive!

Date: Fri, 03 Aug 2018

Join labor for the next Three-Day Organizing Training and 10-Day Membership Organizing Drive! The Three-Day Organizing Training includes sessions and interactive practice on: One-on-one communication skills Moving co-workers to take action Leadership development Organizing campaign techniques DETAILS: What: Three-Day Organizing Training When: August 3 – 5 Friday, August 3, from 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. […]

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