Browsing Items (3 total) Tagged  ‘Rebuild LA’

Labor organizers had become fed up with the fact that Rebuild L.A. is satisfied with only creating minimum wage jobs. They occupied RLA's downtown office and demanded the resignation of Peter Ueberroth and five other directors. They were eventually…

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A year after not guilty verdicts in the Rodney G. King beating case, looting and fires, Los Angeles natives commemorated the day with a service sponsored by the African-American and Korean-American Christian Alliance. Many people living near the Pico…

Members of the Justice for Janitors campaign, furious at their ever-declining wages and substandard working conditions, hold a demonstration condemning James Zellar, president of Rebuild LA, for making the issue more about race and instead of…