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    Silicon Valley Needs Unions

    SEIU The cry for “Union Rights” was heard far and wide on Labor Day 2017 as union members and workers across the country declared it a National Day of Action saying “No” to a rigged economy and a resounding “Yes” to worker’s rights. For more than a century the...
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    Labor Day 2017: Silicon Valley Needs Unions

    Join working people nationwide to say NO to a rigged economy, and YES to workers’ rights!  WHEN: Monday, September 4 / 8 am – 12 pm  WHERE: SEIU Local 521 2302 Zanker Rd., San Jose, CA 95131 Say no to wage theft, demand respect for workers’ rights for a...
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    American Diabetes Association Awarded Funds for Diabetes Prevention Youth Camps in Santa Clara County

    San Jose, CA – The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has been awarded $475,000 from Santa Clara County to expand type 2 prevention youth programs in Santa Clara County.  The grant will fund a one-week, evidence-based camp to educate medically underserved children about the dangers of diabetes, for three consecutive...
  • Steve Wozniak at Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017 with SoftBank's Pepper the Robot. Photo Credit: Silicon Valley Comic Con. Photo Credit: Silicon Valley Comic Con

    SILICON VALLEY COMIC CON 2017 DRAWS 65,000 ATTENDEES OVER THREE-DAY EVENT

    Steve Wozniak’s Second Annual Pop Culture, Science & Technology Expo Added New Venues and Outdoor Festival, Saw Increased Attendance SAN JOSE – Silicon Valley Comic Con (SVCC), Steve Wozniak’s wildly successful pop culture and technology expo, took over downtown San Jose the weekend of April 21-23, welcoming more than...
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    Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017: New and Improved

    San Jose-based comic con unveils a broader scope, fun for locals Eduardo Hilario El Observador As many of you will remember, last year was the first opening weekend of the Silicon Valley Comic Con, or SVCC for short, and it was absolutely fantastic, though there wasn’t much else to...
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    Calendar 4/14

    San Jose Barracuda Friday April 14, 2017 / 7pm SAP Center 525 W Santa Clara St San Jose, CA $16 – $78 Musical of Musicals, the Musical Friday April 14, 2017 / 8pm Tabard Theatre Co 29 N San Pedro St San Jose, CA $15 – $40 Frankenstein Friday...
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    Trump’s Tech Summit: What’s Next for Silicon Valley?

    Logan Pollard California News Service  President-elect Donald Trump met last week with key leaders of technology companies from Silicon Valley to discuss job creation, and promised he’d help them continue to innovate. But did he convince them – or the public? It was a “Who’s Who” of major tech...
  • Silicon Valley Rising marches at Intel on March 27th, 2016. Photo Credit: Tri Nguyen/Working Partnerships USA

    Tech & Trump

    As Tech CEOs meet Trump, Silicon Valley Rising urges companies to stand for human rights, be a model of inclusion and opportunity On Wednesday December 14th, executives from Silicon Valley’s largest technology companies including Apple, Alphabet, Cisco, Facebook, Intel, Oracle and Tesla met with President-Elect Trump to discuss collaboration...