R-E-S-P-E-C-T, RESPECT!

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As the Pico Rivera Walmart nears its reopening, please join OUR Walmart Southern California on September 10 for a press conference calling on Walmart to reinstate all Pico Rivera workers! There will also be a food drive to support those workers who are hurting economically, so please bring...

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How Are You Celebrating Labor Day?

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It’s that time of year again! Join us on September 7 to honor and celebrate the achievements of American workers! From raising the minimum wage in Los Angeles to standing up against El Super, this has been an exciting year, and we look forward to celebrating with you. Click here to...

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Protect Your Home

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Are you facing foreclosure? Having trouble getting loan modification? Is Wells Fargo giving you the run around? Are you facing eviction after foreclosure? Lost your home to a wrongful Wells Fargo foreclosure? You can now get a free review and analysis of your Wells Fargo mortgage by...

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Hungry for Chili?

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Tomorrow, join United Steelworkers Local 675 for a day of games, food, and chili at the 32nd Annual C.W. Smith Chili Cook Off! This year, two of the L.A. County Federation of Labor staff will be the judges - can you guess who? Come out tomorrow to find out! If you are not a USW member...

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50th Anniversary of the Delano Grape Strike

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Come be part of history and join the United Farm Workers to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Delano Grape Strike! The all-day celebration is occurring from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Saturday, September 26, 2015, outside Delano at the farm workers’ “Forty Acres” complex, now a National...

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Long Beach City Council Votes to Explore a $15 Minimum Wage

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With a unanimous 9-0 vote, Long Beach’s elected leaders last week put their city on track for a $15 minimum wage! The Raise the Wage Coalition advocated for Long Beach to develop similar standards pursued by both L.A. City and County with strong enforcement against wage theft and for...

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Rally to Support Downtown DoubleTree Workers

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Photo and email language credit: UNITE HERE Local 11 Tomorrow, August 20, join UNITE HERE Local 11 for a rally and picket in support of the workers at the downtown DoubleTree (formerly called The New Otani) hotel, who are fighting for better pay and rights in the workplace. Workers at the...

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Fired for Speaking Up

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NABET-CWA member Cheryl Bacon in the background (Photo and email language credit: NABET-CWA Local 53) National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians-Communications Workers of America (NABET-CWA) Local 53 needs our help! After failed negotiations with FOX 11, the company took away...

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Restaurant Workers in Pasadena, With a Side of Dignity

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This week, Restaurant Opportunities Centers (ROC) United supported Yard House restaurant workers as they spoke out for fair treatment to demand an end to harassment, discrimination, and wage theft. Yard House's parent company, Darden Restaurants, also owns Olive Garden and is the largest...

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Justice for Port Truck Drivers

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Photo and email language credit: Change to Win, Strategic Organizing Center For decades, companies have been taking unfair advantage of America’s port truck drivers by not paying their workers a minimum wage, not providing worker’s comp or disability insurance when they are injured, and...

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