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Hour Crisis: Scheduling & Retail Worker Organizing in Los Angeles

October 24, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDT

- Free

Los Angeles retail workers struggle with unreliable hours and unpredictable schedules that undercut their incomes and chances of living full and healthy lives. Recently, workers have come together to demand a fair workweek and pass local and state ordinances for advanced schedule notice and guaranteed hours.


Come hear organizers, industry experts, and academics share their perspectives on historic campaigns, current policy initiatives, and research conducted by the UCLA Labor Center and LAANE.

Special Guest:
Lane Windham, Associate Director, Georgetown University’s Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor & Author of ‘Knocking on Labor’s Door: Union Organizing in the 1970s and the Roots of a New Economic Divide’

Details

Date:
October 24, 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

6275 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States + Google Map