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50+ years means 50+ years of stories.

Over its 50 years, the UCLA Labor Center has emerged as a historic social justice institution in Los Angeles. It has provided critical support to labor issues and forged deep partnerships between worker centers and unions. It has been a safe space and ground zero for the immigrant youth movement. And the UCLA Labor Center’s programs have led countless young people to dedicate their lives to social change and become the next generation of labor leaders.

Shomari Davis – IBEW Local 11

“The UCLA Labor Center is a nexus – it connects us all together to ensure labor has a voice in all the important areas of the city and county of Los Angeles.”

Gilda Haas – Antioch University

“Community Scholars was a reaffirmation of university education– with popular education, pedagogy, and the possibilities of social change.”