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Laborfest: Labor & Immigration
Date Saturday July 21
Time 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location Details
South Bay Labor Temple - 2102 Almaden Road, Hall A, San Jose
Event Type Teach-In
Organizer/Author
Organized Labor, Immigrants, and the Rights of All Workers
From the origins of May Day in the 1880s to the unprecedented immigrant rights marches of 2006, immigrants have been an integral part of organized labor, and their struggles have underlined the rights of all workers. Any attempt to separate “workers” from “immigrants” is patently ahistorical. This panel will explore the history of immigrant workers in labor organizing up to the present-day convergence of labor, immigrant rights, and social justice movements in the U.S.
Speakers:
David Bacon, Adriana Garcia, Fred Hirsch, Fritz Conle.
For info: 408-821-1394
See also:
http://www.laborfest.net/2012/2012schedule.htm
Added to the calendar on Wednesday Jun 20th, 2012 6:44 AM
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Migrants not immigrantsZachary RunningWolfWednesday Jul 18th, 2012 11:05 PM
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