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Saturday, July 31

LaborFest: Walking Tour 75th Anniv. of Oakland’s General Strike
Saturday, July 31 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Latham Square
LaborFest: Walking Tour 75th Anniv. of Oakland's General Strike
This year is the 75th anniversary of the Oakland General Strike. This walk will revisit the sites of Oakland’s “Work Holiday” that spontaneously began with rank-and-file solidarity with the striking, mostly women retail clerks at Kahn’s and Hastings department stores, where picket lines were broken ...
LaborFest 3-Hour Maritime History Boat Tour (SF Bay)
Saturday, July 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $60 | Pier 41
LaborFest 3-Hour Maritime History Boat Tour (SF Bay)
Join the best labor maritime boat trip in the world as we go to historical sites on the bay and the Oakland container port. We will hear about our working-class history, and how the SF General Strike helped shape the character of San Francisco and ...