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Laborfest: 75th Anniversary of Social Security
Date Thursday July 15
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Berkeley City College Auditorium -2050 Center Street, Berkeley
Event Type Teach-In
75th Anniversary of Social Security
In a panel discussion with Q & A following speakers will address the history of Social Security and the role of the first woman cabinet member, Frances Perkins, in pushing for it; the threat to privatize and dismantle Social Security; and the struggle to repeal the GPO/WEP provisions.
Harvey Smith, WPA historian
Jodi Reid, Executive Director of the California Alliance for Retired Americans
This event is co-sponsored by the Berkeley City College Social Science Department.
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Added to the calendar on Monday Jun 21st, 2010 7:08 AM

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