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|The Labor Movement and Independent Politics|
|Date||Sunday June 13|
|Time||5:00 PM - 7:00 PM|
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|at 65th St. in North Oakland (near Alcatraz).|
|Event Type||Panel Discussion|
Join the Green Party of Alameda County and labor activists for a spirited discussion about the role of the labor movement in the struggle for independent politics. Participants will include Clarence Thomas, a leader of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and Claudette Begin of the Coalition of University Employees (CUE).
Clarence is a leader on the community advisory committee that monitors compliance with the social justice aspects of the labor agreement at the Port of Oakland. Claudette is co-chair of the Campaign Strategy Committee for CUE.
This is a Green Sunday forum. Green Sundays are a series of free programs & discussions sponsored by the Outreach Working Group of the Green Party of Alameda County (GPAC). They are held on the second Sunday of each month at 5:00PM