The Hollywood strikes are a reminder of the inequities endured by women of color in Hollywood.
“We’re going to shut this town down.”
Across the city and county, workers are fighting for their jobs, their housing — and their lives. Here are six major labor actions happening this summer.
Workers at both locations say Ricky Hernandez hasn’t paid them for weeks, and has failed to pay them consistently for years.
Nearly 50 years in the making, the Los Angeles labor effort aims to rebuild better public education for all.
Thousands of academic workers at UCLA are entering their third week on strike, joining 48,000 UC students statewide in the largest public university strike in US history.
Workers fought for a law giving them a seat at the table. Now they say corporations are trying to trick voters into repealing the law.
Hundreds walked out to demand better working conditions, an end to retaliation, and a $5-an-hour pay increase.
And why everyone else you know should be rent striking, too.