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image ILWU Dockworkers squeezed by automation, abandoned by politicians-8 Year Contract A Threat 480_dockers_automation_tech_1.jpg by Jack Heyman
A conference on technology and longshore workers was held in San Francisco at ILWU Local 10. Retired ILWU Local 19 member and chair of the Transport Workers Solidarity Committee wrote an editorial about the effort of the bosses and top union officials to push an 8 year contract....
Posted: Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:04AM
image The Fight For Mexican San Quintin Farm Workers & Driscoll's with Al Rojas At San Francisco 480_rojas_ilwu_tech_driscolls7-15-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
President of LCLAA Sacramento chapter and a founder of the UFWA talks about the role of pesticides in agriculture and the struggle of the 80,000 farmworkers and their families for a union and decent living and working conditions. This presentation was made at ILWU Local 10 in San Francisco....
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:03PM
calendar 2nd Annual Mario Woods Remembrance Day 480_marioremembranceday_1.jpg by Wealth and Disparities in the Black Community
5701 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94124-2642, United States...
Event Date: Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 1:48PM
image Victor Arnautoff: San Francisco's Master Muralist of the 1930’s 480_arnautoff2_1.jpg by LaborFest
SFSU professor Bob Cherny gives a lecture on his new book Victor Arnautoff: San Francisco's Master Muralist of the 1930’s. Arnautoff was the most important muralist in the 1930's in the bay area and he was hounded during the 1950's witch hunt leading him to leave the bay area for the Soviet Union....
Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:58PM
image SF Speak Out At Japanese Consulate To Defend Fukushima Families and Opposition To Restart 480_japan_contaminated_rice_1.jpg by No Nukes Action Committee
No Nukes Action is having the 60th action at the SF Japanese consulate to defend the families and workers of the nuclear plant and to oppose the re-opening of more nuclear plants in Japan by the Abe government....
Posted: Fri Jul 7, 2017 6:05PM
image "CLEANING THE SWAMP" Hunters Point & Treasure Island Tetra Tech Workers Blow Whistle 480_hunters_point_whistleblowers_housing_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Four Tetra Tech health and safety inspectors who were working at the Hunters Naval Shipyard and Treasure Island reported on the systemic criminal cover-up and corruption by the company threatening the health and safety of the workers, residents and families who are now buying homes in the area. They charge that there is serious contaminated radioactive earth in the area where new construction has gone on....
Posted: Tue Jul 4, 2017 12:45AM
calendar July Benefits in support of “Mario Woods Remembrance Day” 480_front_1_1_1.jpg by Victoria Ahearne
July 6th - El Rio 3159 Mission 9pm-1am July 15th - The Willows 1582 Folsom St. 8pm-2am...
Event Date: Thu Jul 6, 2017 9:00PM
Posted: Thu Jun 29, 2017 2:35PM
image Gay Shame Awards 2017 480_19396695_831045843730038_428079683129937009_n_1.jpg by Mary
The GAY SHAME AWARDS rewards all those glorious gentrifying genocidal forces and adulting life- hackx that shine bright like a blood diamond....
Posted: Thu Jun 29, 2017 12:05PM
image Lawsuit Against SFSU is Culmination of Years-Long Suppression Campaign Targeting Palestine Advocacy 480_sfsu_campus_overview_nov2012-photo_wikiwebbi1987_1.jpg by via Palestine Legal
June 21, 2017 - A lawsuit filed yesterday in federal court by the right-wing Zionist organization, The Lawfare Project, against San Francisco State University (SFSU) relies on the complete conflation of anti-Jewish animus with criticism of Israel’s denial of Palestinian rights to assert that SFSU violated the constitutional and civil rights of Jewish students and community members. The true intent of the lawsuit is clear: to ensure that advocates for Palestinian rights are punished for standi...
Posted: Tue Jun 27, 2017 11:24PM
image UPS Deaths & Suicide In SF & Debs Film-American Socialist: The Life and Times of Debs 480_ups_memorial_in_front_of_ups_1.jpg by Pacifica KPFA WorkWeek Radio
The murders and suicide at the USP facility in San Francisco took place in a background of increasing overtime and stress in the workplace. This program looks at the conditions at the UPS and other facilities. The program also discusses the new film American Socialist: The Life and Times of Eugene Victor Debs....
Posted: Sun Jun 25, 2017 11:19AM
image Queer resistance projects in the streets on Pride weekend 480_img_20170623_212257336_1.jpg by #queerresistance
Street projectionists descend on San Francisco over Pride weekend to share messages of resistance. Events will be ongoing throughout the weekend in Civic Center, the Castro and Mission neighborhoods. No pride in corporate exploitation. No pride in state violence and incarceration. No pride in evictions and displacement. Stonewall was a riot! #QueerResistance...
Posted: Sat Jun 24, 2017 8:54AM
image Corrupt BAAQMD Executives Stall Caps On Bay Area Air Pollution With Last Minute Proposal 480_baaqmd_refineries_caps_not_coughs6-21-17__1.jpg by Labor Video Project
The Bay Air Quality Management Management District executives at the last minute made proposals at the June 21, 2017 meeting to increase the level of pollutants by 25% in response to a policy to cap emissions. The BAAQMD management has previously bullied and fired two whistleblowers who were trying to stop the destruction of pollution records by the agency....
Posted: Fri Jun 23, 2017 4:36AM
image Nude Summer of Love Continues 480_aaaaaa_1.jpg by Gypsy Taub
Nude Summer of Love Parade took place on May 20 and will continue this Sunday, June 25th at the Gay Pride Parade. We had 60 nude participants and the Dutch Public Broadcast TV filmed the parade for a documentary about the Summer of Love that will air in Holland this summer. We will continue the celebration of the hippie revolution and body freedom at the Gay Pride Parade this Sunday. Video 7 min...
Posted: Wed Jun 21, 2017 2:00AM
image Free Hugo & Free Rodrigo: IUPAT & Unionists Rally & Protest ICE In SF 480_painters_hugo_rally_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
IUAPT Painters and other unionists and supporters of immigrant rights rallied on June 20, 2017 at the SF ICE building to demand the release of Hugo Meijia Murguila who is a member of IUPAT and Rodrigo Nunez of UBC Local 713...
Posted: Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:51PM
image "Binding Right with Might: The Great UK Bookbinding Strike of 1786" Talk by Dominic Riley 480_uk_bindery_workers_strike_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Master bookbinder Dominic Riley talks about the 1786 strike of UK bookbinders for a shorter workweek and also the role of anti-labor laws like the "combination law"...
Posted: Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:39AM
calendar Free Our Brothers: Painters Local 83 & UBC 713 Protest ICE Arrests & Want Their Release 480_dominguez_family_1.jpg by Free Hugo & Rodrigo Committee
ICE SF Immigration Court ~ 630 Samsome St, SF...
Event Date: Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Jun 15, 2017 1:49PM
calendar Ban the Bomb Rally San Francisco by Betty Traynor - WILPF
50 UN Plaza, San Francisco, between Hyde and Leavenworth near Market Street, next to the UN Plaza fountain...
Event Date: Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2017 5:58PM
image The McCoppin Sewar-Another SF fail? 480_img_0234_1.jpg by D. Boyer
The McCoppin hub is still in a state of neglect after it was fenced off in February 2017....
Posted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:43PM
image LaborFest 2017 FilmWorks United Schedule 480_ludlow_child_miners.jpg by LaborFest
This is the schedule of LaborFest FilmWorks United 2017...
Posted: Sat Jun 10, 2017 9:10AM
video Police Brutality Victims Printed in Chalk in Front of SF Friends School. (video/mp4 44.3mb) by D. Boyer
2016 police brutality victims printed in chalk on sidewalk in the Mission....
Posted: Fri Jun 9, 2017 4:42PM