Unfair to Labor: a community discussion

Seattle, WA

July 21, 2012 06:30PM to 10:30PM

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Hosted by Linda Averill

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Event Description

A community discussion of how waterfront workers can beat the port bosses.

Speaker Mike Fuqua, a rank-and-file member of International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 21, will be joined by Calvin Borders of the Seattle Port Trucker Association and Annaliza Torres, a member of Office and Professional Employees International Union
and the Occupy Seattle Port Solidarity Committee at 7:30 p.m. The panel will examine the lessons of the strikes and work stoppages that swept docks in Longview and Seattle last winter and spring and look at what’s next.

Summer supper served at 6:00 p.m. Door donation $3, dinner donation $9.00, sliding scale available for strikers, students and the unemployed.

Sponsor: Freedom Socialist Party. For more information, email FSPseattle@mindspring.com or visit www.socialism.com. For rides or childcare, call 206-722-2453 in
advance. Wheelchair accessible.

Sponsored by:
Freedom Socialist Party
Location
New Freeway Hall, 5018 Rainier Avenue South
Seattle, WA
98118
Directions

At Rainier Avenue and S. Hudson in historic Columbia City; on #7 bus line and Columbia City Light rail station

Questions? Email the Host