Many teachers at Oakland High School have decided to refuse to do any work not stipulated in their contract in a labor action aimed at securing better COVID safety measures from the Oakland Unified School District. Photo of Oakland High School by Zack Haber on September 13, 2021.
Photo is of Highland Hospital on July 5, 2021 by Zack Haber.

Alameda County IHSS caretaker Allen Whitfield (left) sits next to his mother, Charlene Smith (left), who is also his caretaking client, in her apartment complex in Union City. Whitfield and other caretakers in the SEIU 2015 union are preparing to ask for a 20$ wage and expanded access to healthcare in their new contract. Photo by Zack Haber on December 13.

Moe’s Books Union members Phoebe Wong (left), Owen Hill (center), and Bradley Skaught (right) pose for a photo inside the Berkeley bookstore on November 30. Photo by Zack Haber.

Homeless Oakland resident Jessie Parker stands on Wood Street in West Oakland on November 10. The city of Oakland had planned to move Parker and dozens of others from this location between November 8 and 10, but residents remained in the area after the attempted closure operation. Photo by Zack Haber.

Attitudinal Healing Connection’s Program Director Phyllis Hall (left) and Executive Director Amana Harris (right) stand near moving boxes in their current space in West Oakland’s American Steel Studios. With a little over 30 days notice, Portland based real estate company ScanlanKemperBard has ordered them to leave this location. Photo by Munirah Harris on November 17.

Striking Kaiser workers in the IUOE Stationary Engineer Local 39 union stand next to the Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Oakland on October 21 with support from other Kaiser workers in the SEIU-UHW and OPEIU 29. Photo by Zack Haber.

Noni Session, of The East Bay Permanent Real Estate Collective, stands outside the legendary Esther’s Orbit Room on 7th Street in West Oakland, whose doors had been closed for about a decade. Photo by Zack Haber on October 12.

Manzanita SEED Elementary School. Photo taken on October 5 by Zack Haber.
Unionized Moe’s Books workers, IWW members, and supporters stand together near Moe’s Books in Berkeley on Saturday September 26. Photo by Zack Haber.

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