Photography Exhibits

Photo from "Fighting to Care: California's Social Workers SEIU 535"
Exhibit at U.C. Berkeley Institute of Industrial Relations 1/15-7/15 2002, photo 11 of 12

Child welfare workers in Oakland walked off the job in 1990 to protest cutbacks in services. As one worker at the demonstration stated, "I have an 11-year-old girl [in my caseload] who has been molested since she was four, and I can't afford to send her to counseling every week because of budget cuts. It is really just ridiculous. She is going to be worse off and end up costing us more money in the long run."

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