Nurses, fast food employees, Uber drivers and other workers walked off the job today in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. Labor activists say many of their demands align with those of racial justice groups.
What the Strike for Black Lives looked like in LA
From this Episode:
Labor unions strike for racial justice in LA and nationwide
Thousands of workers across the nation walked off the job today to protest systemic racism in the labor market.
7 min, 41 sec
Mark Ridley-Thomas on how to make LA County antiracist
The LA County Board of Supervisors is set to discuss a motion brought forth by Mark Ridley-Thomas that would deem racism, overt or tacit, a public health concern. It...
13 min, 15 sec