Monthly Archives: December 2012

Check out this interesting article concerning activities at USW Local 534 in Santa Maria, CA

Re(de)fining safety Safety changes pit workers against management ahead of increased production at Santa Maria Phillips 66 refinery BY MATT FOUNTAIN Click the link here

Kaiser Permanente Informational Picket

Yesterday our brothers and sisters who work at Kaiser in Fontana had an informational picket wanting Kaiser to respect their contract. We went to show our support, the rain could not stop the movement and the strength that we have for respect in the workplace. Any updates they have we will continue to post.

Carwasheros Christmas Party

USW Local 675 Annual Children’s Christmas Party

  Thank you to everyone who came and helped make the Christmas party a success for the kids. Everyone enjoyed themselves and had a great time.

Candlelight Vigil Challenges Angelus Can Plant Closure

  Angelus Can is closing its Los Angeles plant. ¬†Even though the plant is profitable, the Company has decided to move production to a non-Union plant in Ohio.   On December 12, 2012, the laid off members of USW Local 8957 gathered at the Los Angeles plant at the same time as a gathering was […]

USW Local 675 Cooperativistas Christmas Party

After our annual Children’s Christmas Party the cooperativistas will be having a christmas party in the evening. There will be dancing, food, and drinks. Bring your family along and enjoy your night.   When: Saturday December 15, 2012 Time: 5:00PM-12:00AM Where: USW Local 675 1200 E. 220th St. Carson, CA. 90745

Protest at Costco for Palermo Workers

  This past Wednesday we protested at Costco in Los Feliz in support of the workers at Palermo pizza. We ask that you not buy the frozen pizza in Costco to support our brothers and sisters who are on strike at Palermo Pizza.