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Laborfest: Black Community Union Jobs Crisis
Date Saturday July 14
Time 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location Details
SEIU 1021 Oakland -155 Myrtle Street, Oakland
Event Type Teach-In
Organizer/Author
Good Union Jobs Under Attack In The Black Community
Steven Pitts On Public Service And Black Workers.
Black workers in public services are now the target of the growing fiscal financial crisis. Public service including transit jobs which have provided the basis for a stable working class life is being lost at a growing rate. UCB Labor Center economist Steven Pitts Ph.D will be presenting the research work about the increasing destruction of public service jobs and what this means for working people and the Black community in particular.
For more information contact 510-710-0188
Sponsored by SEIU 1021 Oakland and LaborFest.
See also:
http://www.seiu1021.org/
http://laborcenter.berkeley.edu/staff/pitts.shtml
http://www.laborfest.net/2012/2012schedule.htm
Added to the calendar on Sunday Jun 17th, 2012 6:04 AM
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