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May 2020

Labor’s Voice: Right to Recall & Retention

May 11, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join the UCLA Labor Center and Los Angeles Labor on Monday, May 11 as we kick-off Labor's Voice: a labor education series featuring the voices of workers, labor leaders, community leaders, and educators to promote inspiring ideas to advance policy change in the face of the Covid-19 crisis. We will cover the historic right to recall & retention legislation passed in the City of Los Angeles and how it will protect tens of thousands of workers across the city. This event…

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Labor’s Voice: The Essential Workers Keeping Us Fed

May 27, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join the UCLA Labor Center and Los Angeles County Federation of Labor on Wednesday, May 27 for our second episode of Labor's Voices, a labor education series featuring the voices of workers, labor leaders, community leaders, and educators to promote inspiring ideas to advance policy change in the face of the COVID-19 crisis. This week we will be discussing the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the essential workers that are keeping us fed - farmworkers, drivers, and grocery…

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June 2020

Labor’s Voice: Racial Injustice (feat. Rev. James Lawson, Jr)

June 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join the UCLA Labor Center and Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO on Monday, June 8 for our third episode of Labor's Voice, a labor education series featuring the voices of workers, labor leaders, community leaders, and educators to promote inspiring ideas to advance policy change. This episode will feature the powerful voice of Rev. James Lawson, Jr., a Methodist minister and a key architect of the nonviolent tactics of the Civil Rights Movement. On the eve of his…

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Labor’s Voice: Driving Change in the Gig Economy

June 29, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join the UCLA Labor Center and Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO on Monday, June 29 at 7 PM PDT for our fourth episode of Labor's Voice, a labor education series featuring the voices of workers, labor leaders, community leaders, and educators to promote inspiring ideas to advance policy change. The COVID-19 pandemic has further exposed increasingly troublesome patterns in the "Gig Economy". From misclassifying workers to not providing PPE, corporations have continued to exploit workers when worker protections…

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July 2020

Labor’s Voice – Stopping the Spread: Workers on the Frontlines

July 16, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join the UCLA Labor Center and Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO on Thursday, July 16th for our latest episode of Labor’s Voice, a labor education series featuring the voices of workers, labor leaders, community leaders, and educators to promote inspiring ideas to advance policy change in the face of the COVID-19 crisis. This week, we will be covering the importance that worksites play on public safety and the critical role that workers play in stopping the spread of…

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August 2020

Labor’s Voice: Safe Schools & Communities First

August 3, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join the UCLA Labor Center and Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO on Monday, August 3rd for another episode of Labor's Voice, a labor education series featuring the voices of workers, labor leaders, community leaders, and educators to promote inspiring ideas to advance policy change. This episode will be a discussion of how we can prioritize investment into schools through November's Prop 15 (Schools and Communities First), as well as the safe, responsible reopening of schools post-COVID. This event…

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Labor’s Voice: Mike Garcia & The Justice For Janitors Movement

August 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join the UCLA Labor Center and Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO on Monday, August 3rd for another episode of Labor's Voice, a labor education series featuring the voices of workers, labor leaders, community leaders, and educators to promote inspiring ideas to advance policy change. This episode will discuss a new publication titled "Mike Garcia and the Justice for Janitors Movement," which explores the extraordinary legacy of the late Mike Garcia. Mike Garcia was the longtime leader of SEIU…

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February 2021

Labor’s Voice: The Struggle for Black Worker Justice

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join the UCLA Labor Center and the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO on Thursday, February 18, for Labor's Voice, a labor education series featuring the voices of workers, labor leaders, community leaders, and educators to promote inspiring ideas to advance policy change.

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March 2021

Labor’s Voice: A Woman’s Place is in Her Union

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join us and the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor on Thursday, March 18, for Labor's Voice, a labor education series. This upcoming Labor's Voice program celebrates Women's History Month.

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May 2021

Labor’s Voice: Stop Anti-Asian Hate

May 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Facebook Live

Join us and the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor on Thursday, May 27th at 7 PM PDT, for our new episode of Labor’s Voice that will honor Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and discuss how the labor movement can help stop anti-Asian hate and violence.

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