Strike

Jose Zepeda leads striking Marriott hotel workers with a chant of "One Job Should Be Enough" as they march to City Hall to attend a special meeting of the Board of Supervisors on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Marriott hotel workers march to City Hall for special Supervisors hearing

Striking Marriott hotel workers with UNITE HERE Local 2 marched to City…

 

(Photo courtesy University of California)

UC clerical workers to stage one-day walkout Tuesday

Thousands of clerical and support staff throughout the University of California system…

 

Leslie Simon (left), 40-year City College of San Francisco faculty member, joins nearly 100 supporters in a strike outside the Ocean Campus in San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, April 27, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

CCSF faculty, students begin day-long strike

Dozens of City College of San Francisco faculty and students didn't let…

 

Leslie Simon (left), 40-year City College of San Francisco faculty member, joins nearly 100 supporters in a strike outside the Ocean Campus in San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, April 27, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Hundreds turn out for CCSF faculty union’s first-ever strike

“Strike!” the teachers shouted, and strike they did. Most City College of…

Leslie Simon (left), 40-year City College of San Francisco faculty member, joins nearly 100 supporters in a strike outside the Ocean Campus in San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, April 27, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Approximately 50 people attend the forum of faculty and students to prepare for possible one-day strike in Multi-Use building room 140 at City College of San Francisco Ocean Campus, Tuesday, April 19, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F.Examiner)

CCSF faculty union clears final hurdle for one-day strike

A year’s worth of unsuccessful labor negotiations could come to a head…

Approximately 50 people attend the forum of faculty and students to prepare for possible one-day strike in Multi-Use building room 140 at City College of San Francisco Ocean Campus, Tuesday, April 19, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F.Examiner)
California State University faculty union leaders have authorized a five-day strike at all 23 campuses, including San Francisco State University, in April amid unsuccessful contract negotiations. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

CSU, faculty close to agreement to avert five-day strike

California State University and its faculty union could be close to an…

California State University faculty union leaders have authorized a five-day strike at all 23 campuses, including San Francisco State University, in April amid unsuccessful contract negotiations. (S.F. Examiner file photo)
S.F. Examiner file photo

Potential for largest-ever CSU strike advances

California State University faculty are legally allowed to strike next month if…

S.F. Examiner file photo
Damian Dovarganes/AP PhotoKaiser Permanente mental health professionals rally outside the Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center in Los Angeles Monday.

Kaiser's 2,600 mental health workers strike in California

SAN FRANCISCO -- Hundreds of Kaiser Permanente mental health professionals throughout California…

Damian Dovarganes/AP PhotoKaiser Permanente mental health professionals rally outside the Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center in Los Angeles Monday.
Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoMany restaurant workers went on strike at SFO on Thursday morning amid cancellations and delays due to the rain storm that hit The City.

Restaurant workers on strike at airport amid mass flight cancellations due to storm

A two-day strike by nearly 1,000 restaurant workers at San Francisco International…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoMany restaurant workers went on strike at SFO on Thursday morning amid cancellations and delays due to the rain storm that hit The City.
Jessica Kwong/The S.F. ExaminerMembers of Teamsters Local 856

Golden Gate Bridge bus workers to go on one-day strike

After two earlier strikes did not yield the demands they sought at…

Jessica Kwong/The S.F. ExaminerMembers of Teamsters Local 856
Mike Koozmin/S.F. ExaminerGolden Gate Bridge Labor Coalition co-chair Alex Tonisson speaks at a press conference in front of the Ferry Building announcing the Golden Gate Bridge transit district ferry service will not operate Friday due to a one-day strike caused by what they call "bad-faith bargaining" by the district.

Golden Gate Ferry strike to shut down service Friday

Golden Gate Bridge transit district ferry service will not operate Friday, as…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. ExaminerGolden Gate Bridge Labor Coalition co-chair Alex Tonisson speaks at a press conference in front of the Ferry Building announcing the Golden Gate Bridge transit district ferry service will not operate Friday due to a one-day strike caused by what they call "bad-faith bargaining" by the district.
Eric Risberg/AP file photoThe unions representing Golden Gate Bridge transit district workers announced Monday afternoon that they will go on strike starting Tuesday morning.

Golden Gate Bridge workers to go on strike

The unions representing Golden Gate Bridge transit district workers announced Monday afternoon…

Eric Risberg/AP file photoThe unions representing Golden Gate Bridge transit district workers announced Monday afternoon that they will go on strike starting Tuesday morning.
Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoFollowing the installation of a new median barrier to help prevent head-on collisions on the iconic Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge workers set to strike over health care costs

Golden Gate Bridge employees are set to announce a strike this afternoon…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoFollowing the installation of a new median barrier to help prevent head-on collisions on the iconic Golden Gate Bridge
Ben Margot/AP file photoDozens of truck drivers and their supporters picketed outside an Oakland port terminal on Wednesday over what they said was an impending deadline to make expensive upgrades to their trucks and long wait times to pick up loads.

Truckers protest outside Port of Oakland

Dozens of truck drivers and their supporters picketed outside an Oakland port…

Ben Margot/AP file photoDozens of truck drivers and their supporters picketed outside an Oakland port terminal on Wednesday over what they said was an impending deadline to make expensive upgrades to their trucks and long wait times to pick up loads.
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail

BART contract on hold pending board vote

The “error” BART management claims to have made in signing off on…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA broken section of rail that led to major BART delays could be from a batch of bad rail
Alex Leber/S.F. Examiner file photoBART Director Joe Keller has proposed a ballot measure to ban BART strikes.

‘Error’ could halt BART agreement

BART management made an “error” in signing off on the agreement between…

Alex Leber/S.F. Examiner file photoBART Director Joe Keller has proposed a ballot measure to ban BART strikes.
Chip Chipman/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesA Muni bus picks up passengers in San Francisco.

BART stoppage set SFMTA back $700K

The BART strike last month burdened the pocketbooks of many Bay Area…

Chip Chipman/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesA Muni bus picks up passengers in San Francisco.
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Unions threaten BART strike

Union workers are threatening to go on strike at midnight unless San…

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UC medical staff strike statewide

University of California medical center workers in San Francisco and several other…

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Joseph SchellSEIU Local 1021 won a good city contract last year using a show of force and solidarity in City Hall and the streets.

SEIU 1021 employees authorize strike as its clash with the city goes to arbitration

Service Employees International Union Local 1021, which represents most city employees in…

Joseph SchellSEIU Local 1021 won a good city contract last year using a show of force and solidarity in City Hall and the streets.