Teachers disappointed at the “contract” to end the strike in Oakland, CA

Many teachers were concerned about possible cuts to SEIU and AFSCME staff to pay for agreement and limiting the moratorium on the closure of public community schools to only 5 months. Teachers were also angry about charters and the privatization of the entire educational system with the district closing community public schools and opening up charters.

Thousands of Oakland Education Association OEA  members including teachers and OUSD staff attended a meeting to vote on their TA on March 3, 2019. Before the meeting, some discussed their concerns about the proposed contract.  Many teachers were concerned about possible cuts to SEIU and AFSCME staff to pay for agreement and limiting the moratorium on the closure of public community schools to only 5 months. Teachers were also angry about charters and the privatization of the entire educational system with the district closing community public schools and opening up charters.  Students, parents and community supporters also discussed the conditions in the classrooms and why they were supporting the teachers.

Hayward Teachers Media Strike Team “The Truth”

When Hayward teachers struck in April 2007, a group of teachers decided to launch a daily video strike bulletin. This is the first time that teachers on the job have decided to break the information blockade and broadcast their own stories. You can see video bulletins by going tWhen Hayward teachers struck in April 2007, a group of teachers decided to launch a daily video strike bulletin. This is the first time that teachers on the job have decided to break the information blockade and broadcast their own stories. You can see their show Channel 1684 “The Truth” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnGBp…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jMnZL…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HqRSE…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6FAy…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ms4Uh… Production of Labor Video Project www.laborvideo.org

Tech Workers Unite & Fight! Lanetix CWA Workers Fight Union Busting In SF

Dozens of tech workers rallied in San Francisco on 3/2/18 to protest the illegal firing of 14 Lanetix software engineers who had joined the CWA and were seeking unionization and a contract. The workers rally took place at the the office of Lanetix in San Francisco and participants talked the about issues facing tech workers and why they need a union to defend their rights. They also talked about the support for striking West Virginia teachers.

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http://www.newsguild.org/mediaguild3/… HTTPS://WWW.JACOBINMAG.COM/2018/04/LANETIX-TECH-WORKERS-UNIONIZATION-CAMPAIGN-FIRING https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articl…

http://www.sfweekly.com/news/s-f-tech…

https://www.sfchronicle.com/business/…

For more information: http://digitalmediaguild.org

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“Fix It Now”! Tens of Thousands March in London To Defend UK National Healthcare Service NHS!

Tens of thousands of UK medical workers and supporters of the National Health Service marched in London on February 3, 2018 against the privatization and destruction of the public health service by the Tory May government. They said people were dying as a result of cuts, outsourcing and profiteering by contractors retained by the May government. Teachers and other workers and people who desperately need healthcare also spoke out about how the NHS saved their lives and children. Many supported Labor Party leader Jeremy Corby and had sharp words of US president Donald Trump.

Additional media: https://vimeo.com/249447965

UK Brimming With Love” For Trump? Truth or Fiction?

https://youtu.be/5JGF7ZZi81I

https://youtu.be/RquDvXQhXR0

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Korean Oracle Workers Strike & Struggle For Justice/Fighting Cyber-serfdom

Korean Oracle workers have been on strike since May 16, 2018 over health and safety conditions and wages. The average working hours at Oracle Korea is about 80-100 hours per week, yet most workers have seen no wage increase over the last 10 years. These workers are calling on international support in their struggle for justice and human rights. This video was distributed on 7/8/18 For additional media:

http://www.uniglobalunion.org/news/or…

http://uniglobalunion.org/news/oracle…

http://english.chosun.com/site/data/h…

http://www.theinvestor.co.kr/view.php…

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