[Marxism] (NYC) Radicalism in Labor: Radical Approaches to the Crisis in the Labor Movement

Yvonne Liu yl90 at columbia.edu
Thu Oct 27 09:40:38 MDT 2005


Radicalism in Labor:
Radical Approaches to the Crisis in the Labor Movement

CUNY GRADUATE CENTER , 365 FIFTH AVENUE (34TH ST. + 5TH AVE.)

Saturday, October 29 10:00AM-4:00PM
Elebash Recital Hall
Register on-site: 9:00-10:00AM
Students: $5 – Public: $10 (cash or check preferred)

Reservations are encouraged for guaranteed seating
Please RSVP to: patrickinglis at gmail.com


10:00-10:15AM : WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS

10:15-11:45AM : PROFESSIONAL AND TECNICAL UNIONISM

Barbara Bowen (Professional Staff Congress-CUNY), Bill Henning  
(Communications Workers of America Local 1180), Kathleen Hull  
(Adjunct Association and Professor of Humanities, NYU), Mike Phelan  
(Committee of Interns and Residents)

11:45AM-12:45PM : BREAK FOR LUNCH

12:45-2:15PM : UNIONS OF THE WORKING POOR

Willie Baptist (University of the Poor), Kevin Fitzpatrick (New York  
Taxi Workers Alliance ), Saru Jayaraman (Restaurant Opportunities  
Center of New York), Diana Polson (CUNY Graduate Center ),  
Representative (Kensington Welfare Rights Union)

2:30-4:00PM : THE POLITICS AND STRATEGY OF LABOR RADICALISM

Stanley Aronowitz (CUNY Graduate Center), Marty Fishgold (Former  
President, International Labor Communications Association), Gerry  
Hudson (SEIU), Andrew Ross (American Studies, NYU), Penny Lewis  
(Borough of Manhattan Community College), Kim Moody (Labor Notes)


The Center for the Study of Culture, Technology and Work
* Phone: 212-817-2001 *
Information: saronowitz at igc.org



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