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Home Calendar Past Events 2011-04-04 AFL-CIO "We Are One" Events Statewide

2011-04-04 AFL-CIO "We Are One" Events Statewide

For links to more details on each event, as well as updates to this list, please visit the We Are One website. The Peace and Freedom Party has endorsed this day of action.

AFL-CIO We Are One Events in California

April, 04 - Bakersfield, CA
WE ARE ONE!
* SPEECHES * MARCHING * PUBLIC UNITY * JOIN us in UNITY outside of the RaboBank Arena Plaza - Downtown Bakersfield – Truxtun Avenue (out front). We will then walk to the Liberty Bell for further celebration. Please Join Us in the Celebration of your Nation's History! This is not only the anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., but it is also a chan...

April, 04 - Eureka, CA
MLK memorial and support for Wisconsin workers
Local Union members and friends of working families

April, 04 - Fresno, CA
Fresno "WE ARE ONE" march
Starts at City Hall, March to FUSD "Pink Palace", End at Fresno County Hall of Records. Multiple speakers at each location. Taking on local government trying to privatize and standing as one!

April, 4 - Grass Valley, CA
Working Families for Fairness
Show support for peace, equality, fair wages, and environmental integrity.

April, 04 - Larkspur, CA
We Are One Marin Rally
We will meet at the Larkspur Ferry Terminal to carpool or ferry to the Rally at Justin Herman Plaza. We will demonstrate on Sir Francis Drake Bl until it's time to catch a ferry or drive into SF. (Ferries at 4:25 and 5:05. Buy your ticket when you arrive then join our demonstration.) Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it if you want to drive or want to carpool. Bring...

March, 26 - Los Angeles , CA
March and Rally for Our Communities and Our Jobs in LA
Across the country, working people are coming together and standing strong to protect our fundamental rights, to fight for our middle class and to demand good jobs! On March 26th, a massive march and rally on behalf of worker rights, with leaders of national labor organizations, supporters from all over the country, and Los Angeles labor, community and religious lead...

April, 04 - Los Angeles, CA
From Wisconsin to LA - We Are One - Stand with Workers in WI
On this day, April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr., a man of conscience, was murdered fighting for sanitation workers' fundamental workers rights. On this day, April 4, 2011, People of conscience stand as one.

April, 04 - Martinez, CA
WE ARE ONE
This is our chance to join all of America in showing our solidarity with Wisconsin, our respect for Martin Luther King and his sacrifice for workers, and our commitment to not give up this fight for our freedoms. PLEASE join the conversation, on the streets, with us. WE ARE ALL WISCONSIN!

April, 04 - Novato, CA
Day of Action
Teachers and public workers are under attack in our country today. The AFT has called on teachers across the nation to mobilize mass actions to defend public education and the whole public sector. As an act of solidarity, NFT is planning an informational picket on the corner in front of the D.O. from 3:30 to 5:30 on that day. We'll carry signs and distribute flyers to ...

April, 04 - Oakland, CA
Alameda Labor Council -We Are One Rally
March 4th marks the anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis where he stood with sanitation workers demanding their dream of a better life. The Alameda Labor Council invites you, your friends and families to show America that we are united and a powerful force to be reckoned with!

April, 04 - Orange, CA
"We Are One" Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast
WE ARE ONE! February, 1986, in Memphis Tennessee, 1,300 sanitation workers went on strike for job safety, better wages, benefits and union recognition. Workers held signs reading "I AM A MAN." Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. joined their fight, ad on April 4th 1968, was assassinated in Memphis. In memory of Dr. King, Orange County will join the nation and stand as one f...

April, 04 - Redwood City, CA
San Mateo CLC We Are One Rally
This is an affirmation of what Dr King was fighting for in Memphis. We are calling on the labor community, community allies, and elected officials who support our right to organize and bargain to be present.

April, 04 - Redwood City, CA
San Mateo CLC We Are One! Solidarity Rally
Dr. Martin Luther King gave his life April 4th, 1968, while in Memphis to support striking city sanitation workers who were demanding recognition, respect and dignity. Dr. King called it a moral struggle for an economic outcome and stood with workers who were demanding their dream: The right to bargain collectively for a voice at work and a better life. Today, that ...

April, 04 - Riverside, CA
We are One, MLK Candle Light Vigil
APRIL 4 TH – CANDLE LIGHT VIGIL Riverside City Hall MLK Memorial Statue 3900 Main St Riverside, CA 92522 Join us to make April 4, 2011, and the days surrounding it a time to stand in solidarity with working people in Wisconsin, Ohio, Indiana and dozens of other states where well-funded, right-wing corporate politicians are trying to take away the rights Dr. K...

April, 04 - Sacramento, CA
Sacramento We Are One Rally
Join us to make April 4, 2011, a time to stand in solidarity with working people in Wisconsin, Ohio, Indiana and dozens of other states.

April, 04 - Salinas, CA
Honor Cesar Chavez, MLK & Workers' Rights
On April 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee, where he had gone to stand with sanitation workers demanding their dream: The right to bargain collectively for a voice at work and a better life. Today, that same demand is electrifying people across America. It’s the demand of all people— the right to join together for our co...

April, 04 - San Diego, CA
We Are One Day of Solidarity Candlelight Vigil
Join us as we stand in solidarity with working people and show that WE ARE ONE!

April, 04 - San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Labor Council - We are One
We Are One - End Corporate Greed We will meet at the Bank of America at 555 California Street at 4:45 p.m. and march to the Federal Reserve for a 6 p.m. rally. Be there!

April, 04 - San Francisco, CA
'We Are One' March & Rally
On April 4th, thousands of people will come together across the country to stand up and fight back for our middle class jobs and workers' rights. Unionized workers, non-union workers, public sector workers, and private sector workers will all stand together at "We Are One" rallies across the nation.

April, 04 - San Jose, CA
We are One
Stand together to support the people of Wisconsin and all working families against attacks on the middle class.

April, 04 - Santa Cruz, CA
Honor Cesar Chavez, MLK & Workers' Rights
On April 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee, where he had gone to stand with sanitation workers demanding their dream: The right to bargain collectively for a voice at work and a better life. Today, that same demand is electrifying people across America. It’s the demand of all people— the right to join together for our co...

April, 04 - Stockton, CA
We Are One
The central Labor Council initiated this event and asked MoveOn and other organizations to co-sponsor and participate

April, 04 - Studio City, CA
Continuing Martin Luther King's Legacy
Standing in solidarity, honoring the life, work and legacy of Dr. Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., and continuing his work by informing the public and younger generations that we are all equal in life and the pursuit of happiness.

April, 04 - Vallejo, CA
We Are One
Rally and March on the Alfred Zampa Memorial Bridge (Carquinez Bridge). We will be marching from both the Solano County side and the Contra Costa County side. This event is being sponsored by Napa/Solano Central Labor Council, Napa/Solano Building Trades & North Bay Central Labor Council

April, 04 - Visalia, CA
March for the Middle Class
We will line the sidewalk on the Mooney Blvd bridge over Hwy 198, not blocking foot traffic, and gather at the large landing areas adjacent to the East and Westbound off/on ramps. You will be joined by up to 300 members of the public who support the rights of working people and who want to show support for the plight of embattled workers across the country. We will have...

April, 04 - Visalia, CA
March for the Middle Class
Please mark your calendars for Monday, April 4th to participate with Teachers, Nurses, Health Care Workers, Plumbers, Electricians, all members of the Tulare Labor Coalition, and a host of other hard working folks on our “March for the Middle Class.” April 4th is a National Day of Action for all working Americans to show our solidarity with those in other states whose ...

 

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