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|Laborfest: European Labor Fights Cutbacks|
|Date||Thursday July 21|
|Time||7:00 PM - 9:00 PM|
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518 Valencia - near 16th St, San Francisco.
16th St BART
The European working people and the struggle to defend basic social rights
Video and reports by Vienna teacher union steward and Labournet Austria founder Karl Fischbacker on the European strikes against the cutbacks and the economic policies of big business. Women’s educator Dr. Irmi Voglmayr will make a report on the Austrian movement to defend against state and social cuts and the student movement as well as the situation of racism and the anti-racist movement.
Sponsored by United Public Workers for Action
(Petition to Atty General Holder)
(Translate to English by clicking "Translate" in upper right)
RESULTS OF EUROPEAN LABOR STRUGGLES:
1. Socialized medicine, including Germany, where it has existed for 128 years.
2. Federally mandated paid vacation and maternity leave.
3. No death penalty