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Laborfest: Film on 1946 Oakland General Strike

Date:
Saturday, July 30, 2011
Time:
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Event Type:
Screening
Organizer/Author:
Location Details:
SEIU 1021 Oakland Hall - 100 Oak St., Oakland

Transport Workers & Oakland General Strike
Lessons for Today
Film screening and forum
With Fred Glass and Gifford Harman
In 1946 the last general strike took place in Oakland, California and it was initiated by an Oakland transit worker who supported the striking clerical workers. This forum will have a video presentation and discussion on the lessons of this important strike.
Endorsed by ATU 1555, Transport Workers Solidarity Committee
See also:
http://www.laborfest.net/2011/2011schedule.htm#2
http://transportworkers.org/
http://www.atu1555.org/
http://seiu1021.org/

Added to the calendar on Mon, Jun 20, 2011 8:29AM
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