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Venezuelan Labor Leader Speaks In SF
Date Sunday September 25
Time 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location Details
International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Local 34 Hall
Enter from Embarcadero near intersection of Second Street. (4 Berry Street)
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorAdam Richmond
Building for Workers Democracy
The Unfolding Revolution in Venezuela

Come and here the truth about the dramatic social changes that are happening in Venezuelaby one of its most important trade union leaders, Stalin Perez Borges.

Borges comes from the UTIPC (Union de Trabajadores de la Industria Procesadora del Cigarillo), the union at the big Filtrona cigarette filter factory in Valencia. With decades of experience, he became a founding member of the UNT (Union Nacional de Trabjadores, National Union of Workers), and is one of its national coordinators. He played a key role in the struggle against the coup in April 2002 and the bosses' lockout of December 2002.

Added to the calendar on Wednesday Aug 3rd, 2005 11:29 PM

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