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GABNET LA'S 6TH ANNUAL POLITICAL FASHION SHOW (tags)
OVER 300 PEOPLE ATTEND GABNET LA'S 6TH ANNUAL POLITICAL FASHION SHOW AND COMMIT TO DEFENDING WOMEN'S RIGHTS!
GABNET LOS ANGELES AND PESANTE USA COMMEMORATE MENDIOLA MASSACRE; (tags)
Gabnet of the Mariposa Alliance and PESANTE-USA held a commemorative and educational forum on the 22nd anniversary of the Mendiola Massacre. Activists and community members gathered at Historic Filipinotown to hear about the 1987 event and discuss the ongoing struggle for peasant and human rights in the Philippines. The event was opened by Al Garcia of PESANTE-USA who described the January 22,1987 Mendiola Massacre, where 15,000 peasants peacefully rallying for genuine land reform were ruthlessly fired upon by the police and the Philippine Mari
Filipino hotel workers, among Long Beach’s poorest (tags)
Filipino couple Rogelio and Wilhemina de Vera, both 72 years old, who live in the “Cambodian projects” on Cherry Street, belong to the approximately 90,000 or almost 20 percent, of Long Beach residents who live under the federal poverty line. Half a million Filipinos make Long Beach or LA County—which ranks sixth in the nation for concentration of poverty—their home. “I am living paycheck to paycheck which is very hard because I still support some of my relatives back home,” Rogelio, a service van driver at a five-star Long Beach hotel, told Philippine News. “So I really appreciate that some organizations are helping me and my family
Judas Durazo hands over Elvira Arellano Bush’s ICE (tags)
Mayday Defense Committee
LA Greens support City Council vote on living wage (tags)
Los Angeles Greens support City Council vote on living wage for LAX area hotels, urge expansion of living wage ordinance and further support for unions
Black & Brown Unity Summit (tags)
An estimated 100 people gathered for an ethnic unity event entitled: ‘Black and Brown Unity: Towards a Common Agenda’. The event included a panel discussion involving church clergy, college professors, labor organizers, community workers,, and a Santa Monica High School student.
The ABCs of CBAs (tags)
A proposed new policy to put knowledge in the hands of communities and improve Los Angeles’ economic development process.
NICKEL AND DIMED at the Mark Taper Forum (tags)
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UnConventional Coverage - August 16, 2000 - Part two (tags)
Jessica Goodheart, research director for the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy. Stephanie Monroe, director of a Santa Monica Living Wage Campaign. Cyrstal Pati, field director of Voters for Choice and Gilliam Russom, a UCLA student discuss whats happened to reproductive rights during eight years of a Democratic presidency.
UnConventional Coverage - Day Three, August 16, 2000 - Part one (tags)
Jessica Goodheart, research director for the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy. Stephanie Monroe, director of Santa Monica Living Wage Campaign. Crystal Plati, director of Voters for choice and Gilliam Russom, a UCLA student discuss whats happened to reproductive rights during eight years of a democratic presidency. Also featuring taped segments on immigration, Iraq and the continuing US bombing of that nation.