Monthly Archives May 2012

16th Annual Immigrant Rights Day in Sacramento

May 21st — “Immigrant advocates from across the state, including San Diego, are gathered in Sacramento today for a rally and individual meetings with legislators about bills that would directly affect immigrants. The annual convergence marks the 16th annual Immigrant day. The group aims to urge support for a range of bills that address public safety, family unity, worker rights, religious freedoms and other issues.” from UT San Diego
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Taxi! Taxi! Cabbies Form Unlikely Union

“The taxi workers are part of a new wave of workers who are organizing against the odds. Car wash workers, domestic workers and others who are not ordinarily thought of as union members are discovering and using the power of collective action to improve their lives and work.” – AFL-CIO America’s Union 
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