All Hands on Deck!

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Photo by Slobodan Dimitrov, CWA Local 39521 (Pacific Media Workers Guild)   You still have time to get active to address the affordable housing and job-life crisis in Los Angeles! Join us tomorrow, April 30 and next week, for our final week of signature gathering! We need all hands on...

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We Stand With Janitors

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Days before a potential strike against unfair practices, the Los Angeles Labor Movement is joining 6,000 janitors across Los Angeles County to support their rights to be treated fairly as they fight for fair wages and protections against economic exploitation, wage theft, and sexual...

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March for Workers!

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This Sunday, please join us for International Workers’ Day as we march the streets of Los Angeles to support the struggle for better working and living conditions for workers. What: Annual May Day March When: Sunday, May 1, from 12 - 3:30 p.m. ***Gather at 12:00 p.m. March starts at 1:00...

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Voices of Westin Hotel Workers Heard Nationwide

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This morning, during the Utility Workers Union of America Region V Conference, members supported UNITE HERE Local 11’s picket line at The Westin Hotel in Long Beach. THIS is what solidarity is all...

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Stop Mass Firings at the Port of Los Angeles!

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This week, on City of Los Angeles property, hundreds of workers who have faced wage theft, health and safety violations, are now facing mass retaliation for organizing. TODAY, April 29th, California Cartage is terminating all employees of staffing agency AMR/SSI- including dozens of workers who...

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Strength in Numbers

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Photo credit: Michael Moriatis, ICG: International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE Local 600)   We are not finished yet. You still have time to get active to address the affordable housing and job-life crisis in Los Angeles! Join us tomorrow, April 23 and next Saturday, April 30 for our last...

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Progress for L.A.’s Working Families

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What an amazing week for Angelenos! On Tuesday, the Los Angeles City Council voted to increase the number of paid sick days for area employees. Upon implementation on July 1st, workers will now have six paid sick days available, double the three required by the state. Small businesses with under...

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Feeding L.A.’s Hungry Families

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On May 14, Letter Carriers (members of NALC), will lead the country’s annual largest single-day food drive to help fight hunger in America! This year, we have the opportunity to break the Guinness World Record of 559,885 pounds set in 2011. Our goal is to not only break that record, but to...

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Almost to the Finish Line!

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Photo credit: Michael Moriatis, ICG: International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE Local 600)   You still have time to get active to address the affordable housing and job-life crisis in Los Angeles! Join us for our last precinct walks for Build Better LA on Saturday, April 16 and...

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Amazon Series Goes Union!

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This week, the American Federation of Musicians Local 47 reached an agreement with the producers of the Amazon original series “Transparent” to cover musicians working on the show under a union contract. Producers at Picrow swiftly agreed to sign on to the AFM television and new media...

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