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LaborFest 2012 Schedule
by LaborFest
Friday Jun 8th, 2012 5:29 PM
LaborFest 2012 calendar has been released. This is a month long commemoration of the San Francisco 1934 general strike with an international film festival, music, art, poetry and labor history.
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LaborFest 2012 Schedule
http://www.laborfest.net/2012/2012schedule.htm#11
http://www.laborfest.net
laborfest(at)laborfest.net

Join LaborFest as it commemorates the anniversary of the 1934 San Francisco general strike with many activities during the month of July in Northern California.


§UAW Flint Strike
by LaborFest Friday Jun 8th, 2012 5:29 PM
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Seventy Five years ago UAW Flint GM workers occupied their plants and won a union. LaborFest will be commemorating this important historical working class event with films and panels
§Women on Strike At Bread and Roses
by LaborFest Friday Jun 8th, 2012 5:29 PM
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One hundred years ago over 10,000 mostly immigrant women struck in Lawrence, MA for a union and better working conditions. They won the strike despite the murders of strikers and massive repression. LaborFest will commemorate this important strike for all working people.