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Title
City on the Edge
Creator
Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees Union, Local 11
Date Created and/or Issued
1992
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Institute for Research on Labor and Employment Library
Collection
Organizing Los Angeles Workers, 1980-Present
Rights Information
Copyrighted
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Rights Holder and Contact
spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
Description
Scope/Content: City on the Edge, HERE Local 11 from Social Justice History Project on Vimeo.
Scope/Content: Release shortly after the 1992 civil unrest in Los Angeles, City on the Edge criticized the low-wage policies of the tourism industry and challenged political leaders to embrace equitable development. Featuring interviews with historian Mike Davis, business leaders, city officials, and workers, the film offers a glimpse of LA contending with deep social and economic divides.
Scope/Content: This video and others are available to researchers at the UCLA Library Department of Special Collections.
Type
moving image
Format
MP4 video
Identifier
irle_1940_022
Language
English
eng
Subject
Labor unions--California--Los Angeles
Labor union locals--California--Los Angeles
Davis, Mike
Place
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Provenance
Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE)
Location
University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections

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