As Oakland continues to experience a boom in local development, there are more skilled labor jobs that need to be filled. KCBS Radio’s Carrie Hodousek reports from a job fair Monday at the West Oakland Neighborhood Career Center.
Reentry and Employment for the Formerly Incarcerated and the Role of American Trades Unions
NELP, April 2016
This policy brief explores the effect of under- and un-employment on the formerly incarcerated and how the expertise and structure of American trades unions could provide critical training programs inside and outside of prisons and jails.