NYC - Labor and Struggle : International Workers of the World Unite

May 08, 2016 at 2pm - 5pm
Justice Center en el Barrio
1637 Park Ave
New York, NY 10029
United States
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Join us for a series of classes to discuss the powerful legacy of 
U.S. unions, the labor movement’s recent decline, and how we can mobilize workers here and around the world.

Labor and Struggle : International Workers of the World Unite.

May 1st is highly regarded in many countries around the world, it is also known as "International Workers Day." Millions of workers around the world gather in solidarity to celebrate the labor movement and leftwing movements. It's a commemoration of the 1886 Haymarket massacre in Chicago where police fired on workers during a general strike for the eight hour workday. 
Join us in a three part series class May 8th, 15th and 22nd to not only commemorate but also look back at the critical historical context to learn and understand the Powerful legacy of U.S unions. 
Join us to further analyze why there has been a Decline of the unions and why the need for unions.
Join us to discuss what can be done and the very important task to make A plan for the future to mobilize the workers here in the U.S and the world.

Classes are on the following days and times:
May 8th,15th and 22nd
from 2pm to 4pm


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