Dr. Susan Williams’ searing critique of privatized healthcare shows why a nationalized system under workers’ control is the “only option that makes sense.”
San Francisco is being touted as a leader in the fight against the Covid-19 virus. Yet, SF Water Department employees’ concerns about their safety are minimized, or worse, ignored.
The joint National Comrades of Color Caucus of the Freedom Socialist Party and Radical Women takes issue with the many forms of racism provoked and revealed by the Covid pandemic.
How grass-roots frustration and anger is being manipulated and used by rich, establishment reactionaries.
Call on Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYC City Council to instate city-wide emergency measures to fix the crisis within the crisis and make healthcare workers safe and secure.
Worker’s-eye View: Pushing to do right by utility contact center employees working to help Seattle residents
In order to provide help to the public, government employees must be protected themselves.
“A utility plumber for the San Francisco Water Department, I am also a single mom of 12-year-old twins. Handling both jobs is a real challenge right now.”
“Unfortunately, most have no idea what to do. With no union, very few are open to taking action because they are not protected against retaliation.”
Nga Bui from the Freedom Socialist newspaper talks with NYC labor activist Elias Holtz about current organizing by nurses and other hospital workers in response to COVID-19.
30 hours work for 40 hours pay and a broad program of public works