Women Leading the Way

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Join the UCLA Labor Center for the 37th Annual Western Region Summer Institute on Union Women (SIUW)! SIUW will be taking place in Los Angeles from August 9-13 at the UCLA Labor Center. The focus is on breaking down barriers and borders and building a space to collectively address women's...

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Celebrate Labor Day With Snoop Dogg

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Join us for Working Californians’ annual Labor Day Music Festival to honor the contributions of Los Angeles’ workforce. Working families are what keep L.A. bustling and thriving. On Labor Day, let’s celebrate our victories and look ahead to new solutions. Click here to buy...

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Support Your Local Grocery Store Workers!

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Photo credit: UFCW 770 It has been five months since the contract expiration between UFCW and Albertsons, Ralphs, and Vons, and yet management is still failing to hold up their end of the bargain. Each day that passes means another day without a living wage, affordable medical benefits, and...

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Save the Date: Young Workers Rising Summer Party

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Calling All Young Workers – This Saturday, July 16, the LA Young Workers Committee is hosting our first Summer BBQ. Come meet and mingle with young workers from across Los Angeles. Will you join us? There will be free food, games, and great company! Please feel free to share this invitation...

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Celebrate America with Labor

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There is no better way to celebrate America’s independence than by supporting union-made products. Show your red, white, and blue pride by supporting our Sisters and Brothers who keep America thriving. Click here to find out what products have the union label. On behalf of the Los...

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Support the Ones Who Feed You

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Photo credit: United Farm Workers   It is outrageous that California’s farm workers perform some of the most physically-demanding jobs with pay and working conditions at levels that most Americans would not tolerate, and yet still continue to be excluded from overtime laws relied on by...

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November It Is!

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Photo credit: Ryan Collins, SMART Local 105 Due to your efforts, the Los Angeles City Council overwhelmingly approved Build Better LA for this November's ballot. Thousands of Angelenos - renters, workers, transit riders, business owners - will have the chance to vote for housing that they can...

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Our Fight Won’t Stop

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Photo credit: Michael Moriatis, IATSE Local 600 Yesterday’s Supreme Court decision on DAPA/DACA is a tremendous setback for the estimated 1,000,000 undocumented immigrants in Los Angeles County, one in every 10 Los Angeles residents, who will be denied the ability to work with the safety of...

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Stand With the Ones Who Take Care of You

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1,200 California Nurses Association nurses are standing up for our patients and community by striking HMO Kaiser Permanente through Sunday, June 26. Last year Kaiser made $1.9 billion, and the nurses are demanding that those profits be invested in our community and patient care, not Kaiser...

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A Brighter Future Ahead

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Photo credit: Lisa Tanner, IATSE Local 600 This week, the Los Angeles City Clerk’s office certified nearly 100,000 signatures for Build Better LA - Affordable Housing and Labor Standards for General Plan Amendments and Zoning Changes ballot measure. Since March 2016, the Build Better LA...

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