WEF, War, Lay Offs and Budget Cuts
Fighting Corporate Globalization After 9/11
Wednesday, January 30, 7 p.m. Unite! Joint Board Auditorium
31 West 15th Street (5/6 aves.–4/5/6/F/N/R/Q/L to 14 St.)
**Gregory Palast, BBC investigative reporter, globalization expert, and author of the forthcoming book, “The Best Democracy Money Can Buy”
**Dedrick Muhammad, National Action Network, national field director
**Sandra Whit, Families Uniting for Racial and Economic Equality, 5th Ave. Committee, experienced organizer of workers in the city’s Work Experience Program
**Frances Fox Piven, CUNY professor and co-author of Poor People’s Movements
**Tristin Adie, shop steward, CWA local 1103, International Socialist Organization
**Manuela Colon, HERE Local 6, laid off after Marriott received federal relief funds
**Michael Letwin, New York City Labor Against the War; President, Assn. of Legal Aid Attorneys, UAW Local 2325 (latter position listed for ID only and does not imply union endorsement)
**Sandra DeMarco & Pamela Price-Haynes, UFT, public school teacher involved in success campaign to stop Privatization by Edison Corp.
Event is free, all are welcome. Info and free child care:
Sponsored by the International Socialist Organization.