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Title: Laborfest: Rockin’ Solidarity Chorus
START DATE: Saturday July 19
TIME: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location Details:
ILWU Local 34 Hall, 801 Second St., San Francisco. Next to baseball stadium. Walk the one mile from Market on Second or on the Embarcadero to 801 Second Street or take public transportation:
T or N train from Embarcadero Station to Second and King Station;
30 or 45 bus from Market and Fourth Streets (Powell Station) to end of line at Townsend between Fourth and Third, then walk one block to Second Street;
47 bus which starts at North Point at Fisherman’s Wharf, travels on Van Ness, 11th St, Bryant and ends at Cal Train Station at 4th and Townsend, then walk on Townsend 2 blocks to Second Street;
10 bus which runs from Van Ness on Pacific to Battery, on Battery to Second St to Third and Townsend, so get off at Second Street and Townsend. Also runs from 25th and Potrero, on Cesar Chavez St, Wisconsin, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Townsend to Second Street.
Event Type: Concert/Show
Movement Energy: A History of May Day and the Eight Hour Day
The Rockin’ Solidarity Chorus
The Rockin’ Solidarity Labor Chorus presents Movement Energy: A History of May Day and the Eight-Hour Day. An account in song and story of the struggle for the eight-hour day, the Haymarket incident, and the fight to save Albert Parsons and the anarchists scapegoated by the state of Illinois. Info: wynnegilbert [at] igc.org
See also:
http://www.iww.org/history/library/misc/origins_of_mayday
http://www.laborfest.net/2014/2014schedule.htm



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