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Title: Laborfest: SF Chinatown Walk
START DATE: Monday July 09
TIME: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location Details:
Meet at Portsmouth Square -Washington Street side near the elevator at Kearny, San Francisco. Buses: 1, 8X, 10, 12, 30, 41, 45
Event Type: Teach-In
Chinatown Walk
(With SF City Guides)
Learn about Chinese Labor History in California, discrimination by both governments and unions, sweatshops, housing issues, but throughout, a determination to persist. Walk through the unique hidden alleyways to hear the history of America’s oldest and largest Chinese community. Learn how immigrant labor struggled for fair treatment while mining gold, building railroads, and working in the building trades.
See also:
http://www.laborfest.net/2012/2012schedule.htm



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