Friday, January 15, 2021

Tag: Unions

A union at Google? Here’s why

Organizers explain why tech workers need representation too.

How do we think about 2020?

And have we learned any lessons that will make for a better 2021?

DA Boudin: ‘We don’t see jail or prison as the only or basic response to crime’

An exclusive interview with the district attorney after a year in what has been an immensely challenging job.

SF supes to hold hearing on school reopenings

It's a complex issue and even close allies disagree -- but there's a lot of agreement that Mayor Breed isn't helping.

Will the cops agree to an acceptable deal by next week?

POA and Mayor's Office still in secret talks with Dec. 1 deadline for final approval of a new contract.

Supes to vote on cops contract — as new records show history of blocking reform

Documents reveal a stunning pattern of the POA trying to prevent reforms -- but a deal to give the cops raises with no concessions is still pending approval.

Labor celebrates Biden win …

... but activists worry about his priorities.

Major police reform item at supes committee Thursday

Should the city give raises to the POA without any new accountability?

Foreign Correspondent: What Bolivia can teach the US about fair elections

The South American nation sets an example of how to undo a coup.

Wiener tries to look progressive in debate

But that requires a bit of historical revisionism, since his record has always been very moderate on police, housing, and homelessness.