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Laborfest: NUHW Healthcare Workers' Rebellion

Date:
Thursday, July 01, 2010
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Event Type:
Panel Discussion
Organizer/Author:
Location Details:
Modern Times Bookstore - 888 Valencia St near 20th, San Francisco, near 24th St BART station.

Labor's Civil War in California
Cal Winslow, PhD, author of Labor’s Civil War in California: The NUHW Healthcare Workers’ Rebellion (PM Press, 2010) and an active supporter of the National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW), and Steve Early, labor activist and journalist, author of Embedded with Organized Labor will discuss the impending vote by 45,000 Kaiser workers to switch unions--a key turning point for the new independent National Union of Healthcare Workers. What does this mean for the many Kaiser workers, patients, communities, health care advocacy groups, and others with a stake in the outcome? The authors' books will be available for purchase and signing.
See also
National Union of Healthcare Workers
http://www.nuhw.org/
Cal Winslow
http://mendocinoinstitute.org/Board.html
http://www.counterpunch.org/winslow01072009.html
http://www.counterpunch.org/winslow07132009.html
Steve Early
http://www.zcommunications.org/zspace/steveearly
http://www.inthesetimes.com/community/profile/11368
and generally,
Modern Times Bookstore
http://www.mtbs.com/
and
http://www.laborfest.net/2010/2010schedule.htm
Added to the calendar on Thu, Jun 17, 2010 6:19AM
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