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"A Union Man: The Life and Work of Julius Margolin" Film/Concert at BFUU
Date Saturday September 24
Time 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location Details
1924 Cedar Street at Bonita
Event Type Screening
Organizer/Authorgeorge mann
Friends: I hope you will help spread word about our upcoming shows in Berkeley and San Francisco-

We've finished the film "A Union Man -- The Life and Work of Julius Margolin" and we're bringing it to Berkeley and San Francisco. The details:

9/24 Berkeley, CA -- 8 PM, Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists w/Faith Petric,
1924 Cedar Street at corner of Cedar and Bonita
Also doing music for BFUU Sunday service, 9/25- 10:15 to 12 Noon

9/25 San Francisco, CA -- 7:30 PM, Local 34, ILWU w/Faith Petric and Other Special Guests, Meeting Hall, 4 Berry St.

We will be joined by our dear friend Faith Petric both nights and Sunday night will feature additional well-known musical hellraisers from the bay area.

Here's a brief description of the film:

Julius Margolin, at 89, is a living legend in the New York City labor movement. He’s been active since the 1930s in the CIO, National Maritime Union and Local 52 of the International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees, which he has represented in the Central Labor Council for 32 years. A tireless fighter for justice, equality, and against war, Julius embarked on a new career in 1999, making music and CDs with George Mann while still hitting picket lines
and organizing workers in New York City and around the United States.

"A Union Man" is the story of his life through his eyes as well as those he’s met Wand worked with. A documentary film featuring guest appearances by Utah Phillips, Faith Petric and former NMU Vice President Joe Stack, as well
as concert performances, this is an affectionate portrait of a rank-and-file activist still in the struggle for justice and workers’ rights.

Format is film first (it's 67 minutes), brief Q&A and then concert. Admission to all events is by donation with all welcome regardless of donation. For all ages-- please help us spread the word!

Solidarity-- George and Julius

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http://www.georgeandjulius.com
Pro-Labor, Anti-Bush folk music

Added to the calendar on Thursday Sep 22nd, 2005 11:07 AM

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