UC Santa Cruz Grad Students Putting Jobs On The Line By Striking For Higher PayHundreds of graduate students at the University of California, Santa Cruz are putting their jobs on the line in the midst of a strike demanding higher pay.
Santa Clara County Employees Say Strike Could Happen FridaySome 12,000 workers represented by Service Employees International Union Local 521 plan to go on strike Friday unless the Santa Clara Board of Supervisors intervenes, the union said in a statement Sunday.
Santa Clara County Nurses Vote To Authorize Strike Over Wages, Working ConditionsThe nurses union in Santa Clara County voted to authorize a strike over working conditions and low wages amid the high cost of living in the Bay Area.
Final Grades May Be In Limbo As UC Santa Cruz Grad Student Strike ContinuesGraduate students at UC Santa Cruz are in the second day of a “wildcat strike," an unauthorized work stoppage that began Monday to protest low pay.
UC Santa Cruz Graduate Student Workers Withhold Final Grades During Wage StrikeAfter demanding a cost of living increase from the University of California at Santa Cruz in September, the school's unionized graduate student workers are now on strike.
SF Supes Among 50 Arrested At SFO Demanding Higher Pay, Cheaper Healthcare For Catering WorkersFifty people were arrested Tuesday evening at San Francisco International Airport as they demanded better wages and affordable healthcare for airline catering workers, according to Unite Here Local 2, which represents some of the workers.