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June 2024

How to Form a Union

Are you interested in learning how to form a union? Unions across America are experiencing a renaissance, and there’s never been a better time to get involved. Join the Central Labor Council and California Labor Federation to learn the ins and outs of organizing, strategizing, and standing united for better workplaces, fair wages, and a […]
Jun 22
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fresno City College OAB #231
Old Administration Building #231 1101 E University Ave, Fresno, CA

Solidarity at Pride

The Central Labor Council celebrated the first day of Pride in solidarity with our LGBTQIA+ community at Sequoia Brewing. This event has expired but you can view photos below. About Pride: Pride Month commemorates the Stonewall Riots, which began on June 28, 1969, in New York City. Patrons of the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar […]
Jun 01
9:30 am
Sequoia Brewing
777 E Olive Ave, Fresno, CA 93728
May 2024

Solidarity Economics

The Central Labor Council and authors Chris Benner and Manuel Pastor discussed Solidarity Economics — an approach grounded in our instincts for connection and community — and in so doing, actually build a more robust, sustainable, and equitable economy. This event has expired, but you can view the videos, photos, and slides below. Synopsis Traditional […]
May 11
9:00 am - 11:00 am
FCC Forum Hall 101
1101 E University Ave, Fresno, CA 93704
Art Hop Fresno Empowerment Institute

May Day Arthop

Art & Activism at Arte Américas The Central Labor Council and Arte Américas had an evening celebrating the fight for workers’ rights with music, vendors, and art! Representatives from local nonprofits were present to inform attendees about their current advocacy efforts and to help them learn how to support their work! View photos from the […]
May 02
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Arte Américas
1630 Van Ness Ave, Fresno, CA 93721
April 2024

San Joaquin River: Family Restoration Day

The Central Labor Council and the Central Valley Partnership joined in a habitat restoration project at the River West future access site of the San Joaquin River. This service project featured educational talks about the river wildlife and ecology This event has expired, but you can still view photos from the event below.
Apr 20
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
San Joaquin River Access Point
300 W Bluff Ave Fresno, CA 93711
March 2024

Undocumented Immigrant Exclusions

The Central Labor Council and UC Merced Community and Labor Center addressed challenges faced by California’s undocumented workers. This workshop focused on workers and the campaigns of Opportunity for All, Safety Net for All, and Organizing Undocumented Workers.  This event has expired, but you can view the video and photos below.
Mar 30
UC Fresno Center
550 E Shaw Ave Suite 105, Fresno, CA 93710
February 2024

The Quest for Justice: The Civil Rights Movement & Labor History

The Central Labor Council and Professors Karla Kirk and Paul Gilmore hosted ‘The Quest for Justice: The Civil Rights Movement & Labor History.’ From the organizing struggles of the Great Depression and WWII to the March on Washington to Dr. King’s final campaign in support of the Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike, to the present day—we […]
Feb 24
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fresno City College
Old Administration Building #251 1101 E University Ave, Fresno, CA
January 2024

Combating and Defeating Disinformation

This workshop drew tight connections between the past and the disinformation wars currently being waged by Corporate America and their political allies over the past 40 years. Included was a skill-building exercise where we reflected on our ongoing experiences to win people back to the truth, civil conversations, and rational fact-based dialogues. This event has […]
Jan 27
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Fresno City College
Old Administration Building #251 1101 E University Ave, Fresno, CA

Dr. Martin Luther King March

Local civic and labor organizations and the Central Labor Council marched together for a renewed commitment to Dr. King’s legacy of social and economic justice in America. This event has expired, but you can still view photos from the march below.
Jan 15
10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Rising Star Baptist Church
1104 Collins Ave, Fresno, CA 93706
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