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SEIU Local 1021 , consisting of 200+ port workers at the Port of Oakland , had been without a contract for more than a year. The Port's management had demanded concessions on health care benefits ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 67 comments on Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 10:19 AM PST with 139 Recommends
In the wee hours of the cold, wet morning of November 20th, 2012, as a cadre of SEIU Local 1021 workers in Oakland prepared to shut down the Port of Oakland in search of a contract without clawbacks ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Jan 20, 2013 at 09:24 AM PST with 25 Recommends
BIG UPDATE! IT'S OFFICIAL! ILWU WORKERS CANNOT CROSS PICKETS. PORT IS SHUTDOWN OccupythePort ‏@occupytheport "@missmollie33: It's official! The mediator deemed all of us a 'health & safety hazard'
by jpmassar
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 09:22 AM PST with 210 Recommends