International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

  • News

    April 3, 2014

    Fred Ross Was Orange County's Loss—But César Chávez's Gain

    The legendary community organizer influenced a generation of Latino civil-rights activists. But in OC, he was run out of town

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2013

    SoCal Edison Laying Off Hundreds of Workers At Shuttered San Onofre Nuke Plant

    If there's anything sad about the fact that the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) will never reopen--other than the prospect of those giant concrete boobies someday being dismantled--it's the 600 pink slips that went out Monday to employees at the aging nuclear power plant, and the fact ... More >>

  • Columns

    November 9, 2006

    Commie Girl

    The Game: Carrots

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2006

    Where's Loretta?

    Rebecca Schoenkopf reporting from . . . ORANGE, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 441--The beer is Heineken, the food Mexican, the lights fluorescent. A couple hundred people, very happy--and sitting. Sitting. And we're young. And so, thinking Loretta Sanchez's invite-only party ... More >>

  • News

    July 31, 2003

    Repatriate Act

    Joe Dunn fights for Mexicans, gets an ass

  • Columns

    September 13, 2001

    Real Women Wear Black?

    Scabs and Raiders on Labor Day weekend

  • News

    March 30, 2000

    Labors New Face

    Linda Sanchez becomes first Latina to head OC labor movement