Riverside County Refuses Our Request to Mediate

On the heels of our powerful strike last week we immediately made the request for the County to return to the bargaining table and negotiate. They refused.Not only did they refuse to return to table, they also denied Read More...

Riverside County Members: We Have Your Back!

Last week’s strike is still sending shockwaves throughout Riverside County – from the community itself to the corridors of County management!Instead of Riverside County doing the right thing and returning to the bargaining table—their Managers have resorted to continue on the low road that Read More...

Voices of Labor Day: Academia needs unions now more than ever

By KAZUYA SHIDA Like so many on campus, I was shocked by the recent Los Angeles Times investigation into Dr. Carmen Puliafito, the former dean of USC’s Keck School of Medicine.The Times’ bombshell report outlining Puliafito’s behavior while at USC — from partying Read More...

Victorious, Thousands Return To Work Stronger Than Ever

After an historic strike garnering the support of California’s top three gubernatorial candidates, thousands of workers across Riverside County returned to work today wearing “Stronger Than Ever” stickers, and those working in Riverside’s especially dangerous flagship Read More...

Going Back To Work – Know Your Rights

On the heels of a powerful two day strike that’s given us tremendous momentum, here’s what you need to know about what comes next for SEIU Local 721 represented members.FIRST – If at ANY Read More...