LABOR & CLIMATE NEWS

After Florence

After Florence

Black Workers for Justice penned an inspired piece calling for action, optimisim and change in the upcoming election in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. Full text below. By Black Workers for Justice “These are not natural disasters, they are the logical outcome of...

Labor and Community Together on Storm Water Capture in Los Angeles

Labor and Community Together on Storm Water Capture in Los Angeles

Above: LA County Federation of Labor President Rusty Hicks speaks in favor of improving LA’s storm water systems and committing funds to disadvantaged communities and ongoing maintenance to generate jobs and workforce training. By Veronica Wilson Recently, Los Angeles...

Youth Climate Movement Backs Jobs Guarantee for All

Youth Climate Movement Backs Jobs Guarantee for All

The youth climate movement Sunrise has issued a call for a federal Jobs Guarantee that would provide jobs for all, focused on the transition to a climate-safe economy. Sunrise is a movement “to stop climate change and create millions of good jobs in the process.