Labor Day Events in your Area

Alameda: for members in & around Alameda County Labor Day Picnic sponsored by Alameda County Coalition of Unions, UFCW, Teamsters, Firefighters, Teachers & Nurses Monday, Sept 2nd, 1130am to 430pm Alameda Point Park 2700 Saratoga St, Alameda For more information, e-mail labordaycelebration@yahoo.com Benicia: for members in & around Napa and Solano Counties Labor Day Breakfast sponsored by the Napa-Solano Labor Council […]

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The Voice Newsletter Summer 2013

  Welcome Brothers and sisters welcome to the newest issue of the voice. In this issue we’re pleased to give you part two of the interview with Rhonda Nelson. Also, security has been getting out of hand lately. The best ways of dealing with them are laid out in the Security versus Insecurity article. They have been planting money and […]

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Nob Hill Strike Charges Dropped Against Local 5 Rep

JUNE 2013– Alameda, CA The Alameda County District Attorney has dropped strike related charges against Local 5 Communications Director Mike Henneberry. During the November 2012 Raley’s-Nob Hill strike Henneberry was placed under (a phony) citizen’s arrest and processed at Santa Rita for battery. In February the DA’s office added resisting arrest charges. On May 31st the District Attorney’s office, after […]

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UFCW5 Lobby Day at the Capitol Building

On Tuesday May 28th UFCW5 participated in a statewide effort for UFCW locals to push for legislation to protect, support and enhance workers rights and close big box loopholes. Many members and staff from across California participated in the efforts to push labor friendly legislation. UFCW is focused on many pieces of legislation that protect workers and working families and […]

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OUR Walmart Members “Ride for Respect”

In protest of Walmart’s illegal efforts to silence the growing calls for a change of course at the country’s largest company, Walmart associates walked off the job in California’s Bay Area, Massachusetts, and Miami, while their co-workers in towns and cities across the country are pledging to do the same. Over the next few days, the “Ride for Respect” will […]

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